May 2015 We are pleased to welcome Joanna Shaw to our team as Account Handler. Jo's background is in underwriting where she spent a number of years at NIG before moving to a commercial brokers specialising in motor insurance, in particular for buses and coaches. Jo's personality is infectious, as I'm sure of clients will soon discover, and she makes an excellent addition to our experienced team.
March 2015 Our Commercial Manager, Matthew Whitehurst, has recently been elected a Council Member of the Insurance Institute of Leeds. Matthew is looking forward to supporting the Institute and it's members during the year.
October 2014 We now offer an exclusive Management Liability policy which covers Directors & Officers Liability, Trustees Indemnity, HSE Fee for Intervention (FFI) costs, Cyber Liability and Professional Indemnity.
September 2014 Please welcome Rachel Jagger and Michael Parker to our team. Rachel joins us from Direct Line Group and Michael from Swintons.
May 2014 Congratulations are in order for Richard Clegg who has passed the first exams towards his Cert CII status. He aims to acheive the qualification by the end of the year and we all wish him luck!
January 2014 We welcome the New Year with the news that Beth Heaton has achieved Certificate status (Cert CII). Beth's success represents many months of dedication and hard work and once again reassures our clients that they are dealing with highly trained and qualified brokers. Beth will now aim to achieve Diploma status and I am sure you will join us in wishing her well in her endeavours.
October 2013 In September and October we welcomed two new appointments to our team. Martha Robertson joined us as an Account Handler and Jane Chatterton as an Account Executive. Jane has many years experience within the insurance industry both working for a general broker and a Lloyds broker so is able to offer our clients a unique viewpoint. Jane also has a decade of sales and development experience as Sales Manager for Imperial Tobacco.
April 2013 We are pleased to welcome both Richard Clegg and Beth Heaton to our team. Richard joins us after acquiring a Business Degree from the University of Manchester and Beth joins following spells at a Leeds and Halifax based insurance broker.
April 2013 Plimsoll Publishing Ltd has recently undertaken an analysis of the top 1,000 insurance brokers in the UK, which includes Rigtons, and have awarded us as Strong 5 star rating
September 2012 Following hgh demand we can now include under our Heritage Railway insurance scheme: Directors & Officers Liability, Professional Indemnity (Financial Loss,) and Exhibitions cover.
June 2012 We are always listening to the needs of the heritage railway industry, and following a number of requests we are pleased to announce that we are now able to include "driver for a fiver" Liability cover under our heritage railway insurance scheme.
April 2012 Attention all classic preserved bus owners, our exclusive scheme with Chaucer insurance has recently undergone significant fine-tuning and now benefits from even more competitive rates and wider policy covers. As many enthusiats will know our classic bus scheme is the market leader having been the policy of choice for nearly 20 years. If you own a vintage vehicle and require low cost insurance and knowledgeable speedy service then please contact us to discuss a quotation on 01943 879539
March 2012 To support our Heritage Railway insurance schemes we have placed an advert in issue 161 of Heritage Railway, one of the leading magazines in its sector for steam news. We hope that the advert, which will be in the magazine for an initial 6 month run, will help cement our position as one of the leading insurance brokers to the heritage railway industry.
January 2012 Following the success of our Heritage Railway insurance schemes, we are pleased to announce that we are now members of The Heritage Railway Association (HRA). The HRA represent the majority of the heritage railways, tramways, and railway preservation groups within both the UK and Ireland.