Cargo news

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

The first quarter of 2021 continued to challenge organisations’ resilience and ability to react to changing security risks and threats. Various...

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...

War & Strikes Risks Updates | 16th November 2020

Our War and Strikes risk update for 16th November is now online and can be found by clicking here. Where covered, shipments to or from locations for...

The impact on the cargo market and beyond

In their latest Q&A, Insurance Age’s Content Director Jonathan Swift caught up with Sales & Development Manager, Nick Green.   Nick...

War & Strikes Updates | 12th October 2020

Our War and Strikes risk update for 12th October is now online and can be found by clicking here. Where covered, shipments to or from locations for...

NMU make double underwriting appointment

NMU have boosted their team with a double underwriting appointment in Darren Pugh and Lance Carter. Darren Pugh (Engineering) Darren has been in the...

16/07/21

News: War & Strikes Risks Updates | 16th July 2021

Because of increased insecurity in the northern Cabo Delgado region, Mozambique has been added to the JCCmoo... read more

15/07/21

News: Cargo crime and the rise of the insider threat

The first quarter of 2021 continued to challenge organisations’ resilience and ability to react to changing securitymoo... read more

23/06/21

News: Wellness days – 2nd and 5th July

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