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Bertus Visser, Chief Executive of Distribution at PSG Insure

Use home chemicals safely for fire safety

By Bertus Visser, Chief Executive of Distribution at PSG Insure. Countless household goods contain flammable chemicals, while those containing non-flammable chemicals can come in combustible packaging. There are several examples of common chemical-laden products you’ll find in your home. Each carry the risk of fire if not properly handled or stored, and we often forget […]

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Insurance issues to keep in mind when moving house

Moving from one home to another can be a very stressful time involving plenty of admin and heavy lifting, decisions, packing, unpacking; the list goes on. “But there is one way to remove a little stress, and that is to make sure your goods are sufficiently insured while you are moving,” says Bertus Visser, Chief […]

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Bertus Visser, Chief Executive of Distribution at PSG Insure.

Don’t leave your insurance in the dark this Black Friday 

For many of us, Black Friday is an exciting time to buy as many items as possible for a discount, and often bargains can result in some big purchases. (more…)

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How rand depreciation affects your insurance cover

By Bertus Visser, Head of Distribution, PSG Insure. Times are tough in markets across the globe, and South Africa is no exception. To make matters worse, continued pressure on the rand – largely due to factors outside South Africa’s control – is fuelling inflation fears and adding pressure to an already struggling economy. This affects […]

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Building or renovating? Contractor’s cover is crucial

Anyone who’s ever been involved in a building project that’s gone wrong will appreciate the importance of adequate insurance cover in the construction industry. Whether it’s storm damage to a roof in your newly built guest bedroom, or a bridge collapsing and causing injuries, the list of things that can go wrong during construction is […]

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Are your company directors adequately protected?

Recent months have seen several high-profile cases being brought against prominent companies following allegations of fraud or negligence. A common question around such cases is whether the company directors could be held personally liable for damages incurred. In short, most likely.  (more…)

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Delayed Day Zero doesn’t mean ditching water saving efforts

  By Bertus Visser, Chief Executive of Distribution, PSG Insure. The crippling drought that has hit the Western Cape, extending to the Eastern and Northern Cape has yet to loosen its grip. While the threat of running out of water isn’t facing the entire country, South Africans have become more conscious of their water usage. […]

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Ensuring a favourable festive season

By Bertus Visser, Chief Executive of Distribution, PSG Insure. The end of the year sees many of us venturing off on holiday – be it locally or abroad. Perhaps you are even renting out your home – or part of it – on popular vacation sites like Airbnb. There are various considerations when it comes […]

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