Cargo news

War and Strikes Risks Updates | 20th October 2021

Although various risk scores have been updated this month – as they are every month – there were no movements between risk levels, meaning that...

Cargo Overcoming Objections Podcast

At NMU, we work closely with our brokers in order to understand their needs and develop insurance solutions and insight pieces which address their...

War and Strikes Risks Updates | 16th September 2021

Following recent events in Afghanistan, analysts believe that there is a reduced risk to ground transportation and airports as the Taliban transitions...

The complete cargo solution, now delivering via Acturis E-trade

Delivering on our commitment to further expand our digital trading capabilities, we are delighted to announce the launch of our Cargo E-trade...

War & Strikes Risks Updates | 16th July 2021

Because of increased insecurity in the northern Cabo Delgado region, Mozambique has been added to the JCC Cargo Watch List, with a risk score of 2.9...

Cargo crime and the rise of the insider threat

Various trends across the world negatively impacted the threat of cargo theft, with various types of thefts involving insider threat emerging and...

War & Strikes Risks Updates | 26th May 2021

Our War and Strikes risk update for 26th May is now online and can be found by clicking here. Where covered, shipments to or from locations for which...

War & Strikes Risks Updates | 4th May 2021

Our War and Strikes risk update for 4th May is now online and can be found by clicking here. Where covered, shipments to or from locations for which...

Future Telecoms Infrastructure Review – Are your fire and security systems ready for all-IP?

The Future Telecoms Infrastructure Review highlighted that the existing UK analogue Public Switched Telephone Network (PSTN) was no longer capable of...

Ever Given Suez Canal Blockage – What does this mean for Cargo policyholders?

On Tuesday 23rd March the container ship Ever Given ran aground in the Suez Canal. The vessel, capable of carrying the equivalent of 20,000...

War & Strikes Risks Updates | 24th March 2021

Our War and Strikes risk update for 24th March is now online and can be found by clicking here. Where covered, shipments to or from locations for...

A Review of Cargo Crime in 2020

Throughout 2020, the speed of change in supply chains caused companies to assess, react, and adapt to new cargo crime challenges at an unprecedented...

Fast Track Claims: Simplifying small cargo losses

At NMU, we recognise the impact a fast and efficient claims service has for both brokers and policyholders. Even small claims can take months to...

War & Strikes Risks Updates | 18th February 2021

Our War and Strikes risk update for 18th February is now online and can be found by clicking here. Where covered, shipments to or from locations for...

War & Strikes Risks Updates | 18th January 2021

Our War and Strikes risk update for 18th January is now online and can be found by clicking here. Where covered, shipments to or from locations for...

NMU enhances underwriting service with dedicated new business team

Building on its established and award-winning service, NMU have created a team of Trading Underwriters to meet the ever increasing demand for new...

Port Disruption – A one off incident or a precursor to Brexit?

The recent closures of UK ports will hopefully be short lived, but with the uncertainty around what the Brexit deal may mean, the port disruption seen...

Winter Loss Prevention

Every winter, millions of pounds worth of damage is done, both domestically and commercially, through frozen and burst pipes Whilst a frozen or burst...

War & Strikes Risks Updates | 15th December 2020

Our War and Strikes risk update for 15th December is now online and can be found by clicking here. Where covered, shipments to or from locations for...

Emerging Trends in European Cargo Crime

Throughout 2020, companies strengthened their supply chains against numerous threats, including the cascading impacts of COVID-19, as well as other...

22/10/21

News: Understanding the importance of Multi-factor Authentication: Cyber Security Awareness Month 2021

As we move into the final week of Cyber Security Awareness Month 2021, we’re taking a closermoo... read more

20/10/21

News: War and Strikes Risks Updates | 20th October 2021

Although various risk scores have been updated this month – as they are every month – theremoo... read more

18/10/21

News: Wellness days – 1st and 5th November

As announced last year, we are giving all of our colleagues a well-deserved wellness day each quarter in recognitionmoo... read more