Social media risks

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Social media is an ever increasing form of communication for many people in both their personal and professional lives.  It presents people with many benefits in allowing them to communicate a variety of messages to many people with great speed and efficiency.  However, those benefits need to be balanced with the many risks social media presents. Social media is a very broad term which includes any websites and applications which allow users to interact with ...

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  • Managing complaints in exercise & sports science

    Receiving a complaint is often an unexpected part of running any business, including an exercise & sports science business.  No business is immune from receiving a complaint, regardless of how successful it is or how customer focused staff are.  There ...
  • Understanding employment law

    Employment related disputes are an increasing trend in claims reported to Guild Insurance.  These claims indicate that some employers may not be fully aware of their workplace rights and obligations and the laws governing them as an employer.  This can ...
  • When clients see multiple AEPs

    Guild Insurance regularly analyses claims data to understand factors contributing to claims and complaints.  This analysis has highlighted a trend where claims involve treatment by at least two people within the same profession.  This finding led Guild Insurance to explore ...
  • Guild's guide to a risk free holiday season

    With the holiday season approaching, it’s time to remind ourselves of the possible threats to our homes and cars during this time. In the lead up to what should be a fun and festive time with loved ones, it’s important ...
  • Don't let social media damage your career

    Although social media can open the door to an exciting online community, it has made it harder to separate yourself from your professional life. Here’s five tips to help you protect your reputation online.
  • Do you have the right insurance for your fitness business?

    Sally began her career as a personal trainer in 2012. With high hopes and wanting to make sure she did the right thing Sally purchased an exercise professional liabilities policy. Her hard work and focus paid off and a few years ...

business

  • Transitioning out of COVID-19 restrictions

    Operating a business during the COVID-19 pandemic has presented many challenges. Unfortunately, many businesses closed for a period of time while others worked on reduced hours. And for others, staying open meant finding new ways of doing so, such as ...
    Business
  • Property maintenance - could your property cause an injury?

    Guild Insurance sees many insurance claims which have come about due to poor maintenance of a property.  In too many of these cases, the poor state of the building or its grounds is obvious and it’s quite surprising, as well ...
  • Navigating communication and due processes during COVID-19

    At Guild Insurance we thought it was timely to remind you of practices you should adopt to ensure you’re operating your business as safely as you can during the COVID-19 situation.  These include:  Staying up to date with regulations  Communicating clearly with customers and staff  Taking actions to reduce the ...
    Communication
  • Things to consider if you're considering Telehealth

    It might be surprising to know that telehealth has been occurring for about 100 years now; there’s evidence of radios being used in the 1920s to provide clinical advice to people in remote locations. The way telehealth is conducted or ...
    Communication
  • Protecting your place of business during a closure

    As we all do our best to minimise the spread of COVID-19, one of the tragic outcomes is that many businesses need to close their doors for a period of time. This is never a decision made lightly as the ...
    Break-in
  • Cybercrime infographic

      Download the cybercrime infographic here
    Business
  • Managing complaints in exercise & sports science

    Receiving a complaint is often an unexpected part of running any business, including an exercise & sports science business.  No business is immune from receiving a complaint, regardless of how successful it is or how customer focused staff are.  There ...
  • Why every business needs an asset register

    When considering an insurance policy, it’s easy for many of us to think “it’ll never happen to me”.  However, the vast experience of Guild Insurance tells us ‘it’, being events that require insurance claims, unfortunately can happen to people like ...
  • Social media risks

    Social media is an ever increasing form of communication for many people in both their personal and professional lives.  It presents people with many benefits in allowing them to communicate a variety of messages to many people with great speed ...
  • When a break-in occurs

    A break-in or burglary at work can have far reaching effects.    While it’s always better to prevent incidents from happening in the first place, everyone should know what to do if the unexpected does occur.  STEP 1:   STAY SAFE ...

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