We are experts in arranging tailored insurance solutions and providing risk management advice to education providers
We have years of expertise in arranging insurance solutions and providing risk management advice to schools, colleges and universities. Our specialist education policy is provided by ‘A’ rated insurers and is available for the majority of UK education providers.
Institutions operating in the education sector require a professional risk management strategy, backed by market leading insurance products to protect them. We invest our time in understanding you and your organisation to ensure we provide the right solution for your insurance needs.
- We maintain a focus on safeguarding, helping you protect children and vulnerable adults
- We work with you to create a bespoke risk management solution and bursary
- We provide several ways to structure your premium finance
- We can arrange a confidential review of your current insurance provisions to ensure you are not underinsured
Why Miles Smith?
Industry solution summary
We take the time to understand the risks that your institution faces. Our insurance solutions help provide protection for your staff, pupils, buildings and contents. We’ll also look at how we can protect you from issues such as cyber breaches and crime, a very real problem in the modern digital age when you are storing large amounts of personal data. Our bespoke risk management service for education providers helps to identify risks and proactively mitigate and control these to better protect your school, college or university.
Arranging cover for just the standard products can seem like a sensible commercial decision, but it may leave you exposed. Take cyber-attacks as one example, according to the government, 81% of large businesses and 60% of small businesses suffered a cyber-attack in the last year. With the average costs for cyber-attacks running into the hundreds of thousands of pounds, it is vital that you work with an insurance broker who understands these risks and can arrange suitable protection and advise on appropriate risk management solutions to ensure your business is covered against this risk.
Our approach to arranging insurance solutions for education provides is tailored to the unique risks faced by each organisation. We take the time to understand your institution and provide the insurance cover that you need. The types of products we look at for education providers include:
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"Miles Smith staff are friendly, extremely approachable, responsive and very much work with us, allowing us to get on with the day-to-day running and growth of our business"
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Where is Miles Smith located?
Miles Smith’s head office is based in the City of London, the address is: One America Square, 17 Crosswall, London, EC3N 2LB. There are two additional offices, one in Ampthill, Bedfordshire and one in Sudbury, Suffolk. However, due to COVID-19 we are currently working remotely and therefore we can conduct meetings via phone or video call.
How do I travel to Miles Smith's London office?
The nearest tube station to our London office is Tower Hill, which is on the District and Circle lines. Our office is within walking distance of Liverpool Street Station, Cannon Street Station, London Bridge Station and Fenchurch Street Station. You can also travel on the DLR to Tower Gateway.