Chartered Insurance Brokers

Property, Liability and Motor

Brents Insurance

Brents arrange insurance protection for businesses and individuals.

As an independent Insurance Broker we look for the best solution for you from over 100 insurers.

Our advice and guidance will help you ensure that cover is right for you, and should you need to claim, we will be on hand to help you get back on track.

Business Insurance

Whether you are a small independent trader or a large corporation, we can help ensure you arrange your business insurance with the right cover at a competitive price.

From simple package policies for SME firms to bespoke tailored insurance programmes for corporate entities, our technical knowledge can be applied to your business risks to obtain competitive business insurance cover.

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Property


Property

Whether you own a Commercial premises for your business, or are looking for insurance for Buy to Let property, Blocks of Flats or have a Property portfolio of either residential or commercial use we know that we can find the right cover for you.

Ensuring you have the right cover for your commercial property is absolutely essential, and our experienced team will be happy to help, discussing your requirements thoroughly before finding you the right cover.

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Liability


Property

More now than ever before Business Owners need to protect more than just their business assets. You do not need to have done anything wrong for someone to try to sue either your business or you personally so it is important to consider Professional Insurance.

From Public Liability, to Professional Indemnity, Employment Law Protection and more, whatever your requirements for your peace of mind and protection, simply get in touch with Brents today to find out how we can keep you and your business protected.

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Motor


Property

We have access to specialist motor underwriters at leading insurers such as Allianz, Aviva, AXA, Covea, ING and Zurich. This means that whatever size your motor business insurance requirements, our Brokers can provide you with advice and guidance as to how to get the right cover at the right price.

Whether you're looking for fleet insurance, motor trade insurance or simply insurance for your commercial car, Brents are able to assist you every step of the way.

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Private Clients

Our customers are often impressed to find how we can compete with direct insurers and comparison sites for car insurance.

We have strong relationships with many leading insurers and search our insurer panel to compare quotes and cover. This means we can offer you a personal service with advice and our recommendation at a competitive premium.

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Home


Offering policies from a panel of leading Lloyds and ABI Insurers, we are not restricted to one market like direct insurers.

In addition we can provide a personal service for High Net Worth Insurance clients whose assets demand bespoke policy coverage. Using leading Insurers we can offer a very wide policy cover with many additional benefits.

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Car


It's very tempting when browsing the comparison sites, to simply go with the cheapest cover. However, this doesn't always get you the best cover, and can often come with very high excesses.

One of the strongest benefits of using Brents to choose your car insurance, is that our experts will ensure your policy has all the cover you need at the very best price.

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Travel


Don't automatically take the cover offered by your Travel Agent, or Tour Operator when booking your holiday, as this won't necessarily cover your specific needs.

With Brents, you may be in for a pleasant surprise and have more money to spend on those holiday essentials. We have very competitive annual and single-trip insurance plans available.

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A great testimonial

Here at Brents we all strive to give a service that exceeds a clients expectations and delights them so when we receive a letter of thanks we really do appreciate it and we thought we would share it with everyone……. Hi Stuart I know we see each other regularly and I mention it to you… Read more

Directors & Officers Insurance – watch our video

Directors & Officers Insurance is a very important element of your Insurance programme that goes beyond the protection of your business to cover the individual Directors and management staff. Brents Insurance, in association with Zurich Insurance, have created a short video that explains why every Limited company should have D&O cover in place… Read more

D&O – what you need to know

Directors & Officers Insurance – D&O as we refer to it, is something that every Director should ensure is in place to protect their personal assets and liabilities yet still this is a cover that is not fully understood or appreciated. The business pays the premium for the Directors to receive the benefit of cover… Read more

Spring Newsletter

Stay safe with our seasonal newsletter. In it you will find advice for safe DIY , how to protect your property from April showers & heavy rain as well as a guide to  avoid being under-insured.   Download the Brents Spring Newsletter – click here  … Read more

CQC Care Home Ratings

CQC Care Home Ratings – what does it mean for your Care Home Insurance? Many Care Home owners that we speak to are eagerly awaiting the new CQC rating system although there is always that nervous anticipation of quite how the inspection will go and of course what rating your home will receive. When the… Read more

CCTV in Care Homes – Implications for Insurers

The mistreatment of elderly and vulnerable people in care homes is an issue which has once again reared its ugly head, as a Panorama programme aired in April 2014 and showed undercover filming of a number of distressing incidents at a care home in Braintree. Shortly after the programme hit the headlines HC-One, one of… Read more

Care Home – Avoiding Slips & Trips

Slips and trips are one of the most common accidents in care homes with both staff and residents at risk. Although Brents Insurance Care Home Policies will include insurance cover for Public and Employers Liability it’s always better to prevent someone from being injured and of course everyone would rather not have to claim under… Read more

Care Home – reduce the risk of Abuse

All Care Home owners and managers will have a written Policy to protect the vulnerable against the risk of abuse and most care home insurance policies will provide cover against claims of abuse. However, assault on service users are the 2nd highest cause of Employers Liability claims in care homes and violence at work is… Read more

Fire safety tips – before & during the firefighters’ strike

You are probably already aware that, following a ballot, members of the Fire Brigade’s Union (England and Wales) will go on strike on Wednesday 25th September. In the parts of the U.K. affected, it may well be that the fire and rescue services will not be able to respond to 999 calls, or if they… Read more

Autumn Driving Tips

Although your Motor Insurance cover will step in to help you in the event of an accident we would all prefer not to have the accident in the first place! So Brents Insurance thought that the following information from driver training specialist IAM Drive & Survive training manager, Simon Elstow, would be of use for… Read more