Aon Risk Solutions
In the first of a ground-breaking series of
video interviews with leading businesses, Trevor Sturgess, KM Group
business editor, spoke to Peter Heffer, operations director of Aon
Risk Solutions, the long-established global insurance and risk
In the first interview, Mr Heffer talks about
current topics in the insurance market. In the second, he focuses
on emerging risks that businesses may need to consider.
Risk awareness is one of the key points that
Aon wants to get across to enterprises of all sizes. Too often,
many ignore the dangers they face, some preferring to put their
heads in the sand, others to avoid the premiums that extra cover
But Mr Heffer reminds them that cutting
corners is a false economy. Just one incident could wipe out a
business overnight and he says it’s vital for company chiefs to
bear this in mind when considering their insurance cover.
This is where Aon experts can help. They are
more than happy to advise clients and prospective clients on the
cover that is appropriate to their needs. Mr
Finally, he talks about the support Aon gives
to Kent and Medway businesses, and the ways in which Aon can help
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