News & Events

News & Resources Information

News


  • 09th Jan 14

    Polar Vortex 2014

        Polar Vortex 2014 – Major Snow Storm, Hard Freeze, and Blizzard in Central and Northeast US Impacts Power Grid and Transportation   A major snow and freeze event on Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesday (January 6-8) in the Central and Northeast US dropped up to 3 feet of snow in a corridor that began […]

    Read More »

  • 06th Jan 14

    Nairobi Mall Attack Post article

    Attackers entered the Westgate building on 21 September with the siege continuing for four days resulting in the deaths of more than 60 civilians and with more than 20 people reported as still missing. Due to explosions during the attack part of the mall car park collapsed. Lloyd’s insurers QBE, Chaucer and Canopius were the […]

    Read More »

  • 02nd Jan 14

    IN MEMORIAM: JOHN NIGEL COLLINSON

    With a keen practical interest in agriculture through his family farming business, coupled with his academic achievement (attaining an Honours level BSc in Agricultural Economics), and strong loss adjusting skills, it is perhaps no surprise that Nigel Collinson became such an important part of the management team at Agrical. Having joined Phoenix Loss Adjusters as a […]

    Read More »

  • 29th Nov 13

    Agrical “dominates” in industry loss adjusting survey

    McLarens and Agrical, a McLarens company specialising in the farming, estates, commercial leisure and high net worth markets, are leaders in their fields according to a survey of leading claims professionals. Both firms fared excellently in Post Magazine’s Loss Adjusters Insight Report 2013 – a comprehensive survey of more than 150 claims managers at insurers […]

    Read More »

  • 29th Nov 13

    McLarens Companies “dominate” in industry loss adjusting survey

    McLarens and Agrical, a McLarens company specialising in the farming, estates, commercial leisure and high net worth markets, are leaders in their fields according to a survey of leading claims professionals. Both firms fared excellently in Post Magazine’s Loss Adjusters Insight Report 2013 – a comprehensive survey of more than 150 claims managers at insurers […]

    Read More »

  • 13th Nov 13

    Typhoon Haiyan Update

    Authorities and aid agencies continue to struggle to manage the aftermath of Category 5 Typhoon Haiyan (named “Yolanda” in the Philippines), which passed over the Visayas Region of the Philippines last week.   The capital of the island of Leyte, Tacloban City has captured most of the headlines due to the desperate plight of its citizens. However, […]

    Read More »

  • 08th Nov 13

    Typhoon Haiyan

    Typhoon Haiyan, predicted to be the most powerful storm ever to make landfall, is battering central Philippines with sustained winds of 314 km/h (195 mph). Authorities have warned that more than 12 million people are at risk from the Category Five storm, including in Cebu, the country’s second largest city. The extent of the damage remains unclear […]

    Read More »

  • 28th Oct 13

    CAT Announcement: Storm St. Jude

    The worst storm of the year has impacted on the UK, with winds gusting over 80mph, and hurricane force gusts recorded on the Isle of Wight at 0600 GMT Monday 28th October. Damaging gusts struck overnight and early on Monday along the south coast of England, moving through east London, Kent and Essex. In anticipation of an increase […]

    Read More »

  • 17th Oct 13

    CAT Announcement: Super Cyclone Phailin

    Super Cyclone Phailin crossed the East Coast of India on Saturday evening with winds of around 200 km per hour (125 mph) before weakening on Sunday as it made its way north-west. Cyclone Phailin has rendered more than half a million people homeless and has left a trail of destruction and disruption, including damage to the vital […]

    Read More »

  • 09th Oct 13

    McLarens & Zurich partner

    McLarens loss adjusters’ creative thinking and proactive response lead to another client testimonial. This time insurers Zurich share their positive experience with the McLarens team in the Guardian. Click the icon below to read the full story.

    Read More »