University Insurance details

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Dear London Metropolitan University,

Who provides your institution with insurance cover and which type(s) of insurance cover do they provide to you? Please break down by provider, specifying the cover provided by each, if there are multiple providers.

Does your institution procure insurance via a consortia framework? If so, please specify which consortia and framework.

How long has your institution procured insurance from the current provider(s)?

Does your institution engage the services of an insurance broker?

When does your current insurance policy(s) expire?

Has your institution procured insurance from UMAL since 1 January 2015? If so, please specify which type of cover and the period for which it was procured.

What factors determined your choice of current insurance provider? Please specify which factor(s) took precedence in your analysis.
Price?
Reputation of provider?
Other?

Yours faithfully,

Jack Smith

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London Metropolitan University is a limited company registered in England
and Wales with registered number 974438 and VAT registered number GB 447
2190 51. Our registered office is at 166-220 Holloway Road, London N7 8DB.
London Metropolitan University is an exempt charity under the Charities
Act 2011. Its registration number with HMRC is X6880.

Dear London Metropolitan University,

Can you please advise why I have not yet received a response?

Yours faithfully,

Jack Smith

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Tracy Brathwaite CIPP/E
Information Compliance Manager
University Secretary's Office
London Metropolitan University
166-220 Holloway Road
London N7 8DB
Switchboard: 020 7423 0000

London Metropolitan University is a limited company registered in England
and Wales with registered number 974438 and VAT registered number GB 447
2190 51. Our registered office is at 166-220 Holloway Road, London N7 8DB.
London Metropolitan University is an exempt charity under the Charities
Act 2011. Its registration number with HMRC is X6880.

Freedom_of_Information, London Metropolitan University

Dear Mr Smith,
 
I write further to your request for information dated 23 November 2020. 
This request has been handled by the University in accordance with its
duties and obligations under the Freedom of Information Act 2000
("FOIA"). 
 
You requested details of:
Who provides your institution with insurance cover and which type(s) of
insurance cover do they provide to you? Please break down by provider,
specifying the cover provided by each, if there are multiple providers.

Zurich Municipal – a combined policy covering property (material damage &
contents), WIP, business interruption, Public Liability, Employee
Liability, Motor, Engineering Inspection.  

The Risk Factor - Terrorism

RSA - Professional Indemnity, Employee & Third Party Fraud, Directors' &
Officers', Personal Accident & Travel

Does your institution procure insurance via a consortia framework? If so,
please specify which consortia and framework.
Yes. London Universities Purchasing Consortium (LUPC)
How long has your institution procured insurance from the current
provider(s)?

Zurich and RSA 2012

The Risk Factor 2017   

 

Does your institution engage the services of an insurance broker?
Yes 
When does your current insurance policy(s) expire?
31/07/2021 (except Personal Accident & Travel, 31/10/21)
Has your institution procured insurance from UMAL since 1 January 2015? If
so, please specify which type of cover and the period for which it was
procured.
No
What factors determined your choice of current insurance provider? Please
specify which factor(s) took precedence in your analysis.
Price?
Reputation of provider?
Other?
Price, reputation & sector experience
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Kind regards,
Tracy Brathwaite CIPP/E
Information Compliance Manager
University Secretary's Office
London Metropolitan University
166-220 Holloway Road
London N7 8DB
Switchboard: 020 7423 0000
London Metropolitan University is a limited company registered in England
and Wales with registered number 974438 and VAT registered number GB 447
2190 51. Our registered office is at 166-220 Holloway Road, London N7 8DB.
London Metropolitan University is an exempt charity under the Charities
Act 2011. Its registration number with HMRC is X6880.

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