A brand new digital insurance coverage dealer known as Hooray Well being &
Safety has been launched within the UK.
The dealer affords monetary evaluations by WebEx and
phone, which it mentioned will make it cheaper and time-efficient
for SMEs looking for well being and safety insurance coverage for his or her workers.
The corporate is headed by Charlie Cousins, who
beforehand labored at MetLife.
“Firstly of 2019 there have been simply 49,820 group
life insurance policies and 17,304 group revenue safety schemes within the UK, which is
surprising contemplating there are roughly 1.three million companies which have
workers,” he mentioned. “This alerts a significant issue within the trade the place
brokers will not be maintaining with at this time’s SMEs and their wants.”
Hooray plans to take a step away from what it describes
as old style practices, reminiscent of face-to-face shopper evaluations, and can
as a substitute use expertise.
“There’ll at all times be monetary advisers who gained’t
embrace expertise and imagine monetary evaluations should be accomplished in-person however
nearly all of enterprise house owners we speak to would favor to talk with a
safety skilled right away and save the price of paying for monetary
advisers journey prices and bills,” Cousins mentioned.
Hooray is an appointed consultant of Have interaction Well being