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Insurance for previously-underpinned properties

The companies listed below have indicated they offer advice on obtaining insurance for previously underpinned properties.  (ASUC take no responsibility for advice obtained from third parties.)

MPW Insurance Brokers Ltd

www.mpwbrokers.com | 01622 683913

TR Youngs Insurance Brokers

https://www.allstyles.co.uk/ | 01206 821330

Partner Links

BUILD UKbuilduk.org | 0844 249 5351
ASUC is a member of the umbrella organisation BUILD UK (previously NSCC)

KENE PARTNERShttps://kene.partners/ | 0207 118 8833
R&D Tax Incentive Advisors

MD INSURANCE SERVICES LTDwww.premierguarantee.co.uk | 08444 120888
MDIS is the Scheme Administrator for the Premier Guarantee range of ASUC Warranties

MPW INSURANCE BROKERS LTDwww.mpwbrokers.com | 01622 683913
Independent, chartered commercial insurance broker specialising in the arrangement of insurance and risk management programmes for corporate clients

SUBSIDENCE FORUMwww.subsidenceforum.org.uk | 01420 471623
ASUC is a founder member of the Subsidence Forum which represents homeowners, authorities, insurers, repairers and professionals in the industry.

THE CADOGAN ESTATEwww.cadogan.co.uk
The Cadogan Estate covers more than 90 acres of Chelsea and Knightsbridge. It stipulates ASUC contractors and warranty for all basement projects.

THE GROSVENOR ESTATEwww.grosvenor.com
Grosvenor is a privately owned property group, active in some of the world’s most dynamic cities, including London where ASUC contractors and the warranty are required for basement projects.


ABI Association of British Insurers | www.abi.org.uk


THE BASEMENT INFORMATION CENTREwww.basements.org.uk  | 01276 33155

BASEMENT WATERPROOFING ASSOCIATIONwww.basementwaterproofingassociation.org | 0208 185 0263

BRE Building Research Establishment | www.bre.co.uk | 01923 664000

BSWA British Structural Waterproofing Association | www.bswa.org.uk | 020 8866 8339

BSRIA Building Services Research and Information Association  | www.bsria.co.uk | 01344 465600

CIAT Chartered Institute of Architectural Technologists | www.ciat.org.uk | 020 7278 2206

CIOB Chartered Institute of Building | www.ciob.org.uk | 01344 630700

CILA Chartered Institute of Loss Adjusters | www.cila.co.uk | 020 7337 9960 / 0845 3459960

CITB Construction Industry Training Board | www.citb.org

FPS Federation of Piling Specialists | www.fps.org.uk | 020 8663 0947

ICE Institution of Civil Engineers | www.ice.org.uk | 020 7222 7722

ISTRUCTE Institution of Structural Engineers | www.istructe.org.uk | 020 7235 4535

PROPERTY CARE ASSOCIATION (Incorporating the BWPDA) | www.property-care.org | 0844 375 4301

RIBA Royal Institute of British Architects | www.architecture.com | 020 7580 553

Health and Safety Advice

Noise Calculator www.hse.gov.uk/noise/calculator.htm

Magazines and On-Line eZines

BUILDING MAGAZINE – www.building.co.uk

CONCRETE SOCIETY MAGAZINE – www.concrete.org.uk/magazine.asp

CONSTRUCTION NEWS – www.cnplus.co.uk

NEW CIVIL ENGINEER – www.nceplus.co.uk

BUILD UK Helplines

Through ASUC’s membership of the Build UK, Members can access the following helplines (please contact ASUC for password information):

free advice on employment matters, including discipline, redundancy and ill health:
0844 9873 www.croner.co.uk

offering 30 minutes advice on tax and business matters, including CIS, insolvency and tax status:
0844 249 9875 www.bakertilly.com

free advice on health and safety matters, (site visits, advice and assistance in the preparation of health and safety policies, risk, noise and COSHH assessments are also available and will be charged individually) :
0844 249 9874 www.safetyservices.co.uk

offering one hour’s free advice a year on construction law, contracts and dispute resolution:
0844 249 9871 www.wedlakebell.com

offering fifteen minutes advice per case on construction law, contracts and dispute resolution in Scotland:
0844 249 9872 www.andersonstrathern.co.uk

For the latest construction industry news affecting the specialist sector see BUILD UK Newsline.

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