The latest news and insight from ERS


Growing vaccine confidence could be a shot in the arm for bus and coach operators

It’s the week of Blue Monday, the nights are long and dark, the days short, wet and gloomy. No wonder holiday sales typically soar in mid-January when we’re at our most desperate for sun, solace and something to get excited about!

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Even while we’re off the roads, savvy classic car investments still perform

Our Senior Enthusiast Underwriter, Alan Bradbury shares his thoughts on the vibrant world of classic car investments, and makes his predictions about modern classic investments.

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Introducing Tommy Ecott, one of our Senior Fleet Underwriters

Few individuals take to the world of insurance as naturally as Tommy Ecott, one of the rising stars within our growing fleet team. Perhaps that’s because, unlike most people, Tommy saw himself working in the industry from an early age and has never looked back. We talked to him about what motivates him most in his role and what he’s observed within the fleet market during the past, turbulent 12 months…

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ERS advances expansion plans with Arcus transaction

ERS, the specialist motor insurer, has announced its backing of Arcus, Lloyd’s syndicate 1856, giving the firm the capability to write targeted Specialty Commercial and Reinsurance lines.

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Supporting the home delivery revolution throughout lockdown

Commercial Product Manager Mitul Malkan explains how we're here to support the rise in online deliveries throughout lockdown and as we approach the Festive season

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Staying put or driving out into the cold? Either way, you need to winterise your motorhome

Whether Motorhome owners are planning on setting out into the countryside for a winter retreat or putting their beloved vehicles into hibernation, our Senior Enthusiast Underwriter, Steve Simpson, shares his top tips on getting Motorhome's ready for winter.

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Banning petrol-only sales could change the face of the classic car market

With the Government's recent announcement that it will ban sales of new petrol and diesel cars by 2030, our Senior Enthusiast Underwriter, Alan Bradbury looks at the future for classics.

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Protect yourself from fraudulent scams

At ERS, we take security very seriously and we would only ever contact a policyholder in response to a legitimate claim, we would never cold call. We would never ask for policy information or personal details including your car registration.

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Keeping up agri relationships through change and uncertainty

Our Agriculture Product Manager, Malcolm Cawsey, explains why supporting your rural customers and farm initiatives is more important than ever in these tricky months ahead

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Introducing Garbhan O'Brien, Fleet Product Manager for Passenger Transport and Hire & Reward

From private hire taxis to coaches and buses, we underwrite a wide range of passenger fleet risks at ERS. Overseeing every aspect of our Passenger Transport product is Garbhan O’Brien, who has been working tirelessly to support brokers and their customers through a series of Covid-induced market challenges. We spoke to Garbhan to hear more about how the industry is responding to these challenges and why he believes effective underwriting requires a team effort…

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