Author Archive: Cheryl Phillips
Posted by Cheryl Phillips on October 17th 2016 in Insurance
Whether you’re the owner of a holiday property, or a family planning your summer holiday here in the West Country; ensuring everyone’s safety is paramount.
As guests, we understand that your primary goal is to have a fantastic break, spend quality time with loved ones and see some of the great attractions and locations the West Country has to offer. You should also expect a holiday that is free from accidents and injuries, which holiday property owners do everything possible to ensure. However you can also take the following precautions:
- On arrival familiarise yourself with the property
- Read the guidebook, it will contain...
Posted by Cheryl Phillips on January 19th 2016 in General News, Insurance
Pavey Group has announced a major expansion of its insurance service offered to customers of Mole Valley Farmer co-operative.
The company, which incorporates Mole Insurance Services and has offices in Torquay and Exeter, will establish a new specialist office at Mole Valley Farmers’ Holsworthy location, as part of their close and growing working relationship.
The team will focus on providing customers in and around the surrounding areas with a tailored insurance service, which offers competitive premiums, and a fully managed claims service.
Initially the branch will open with four members...
Posted by Cheryl Phillips on September 10th 2015 in General News, Insurance
Left to right Pavey Group’s Claire Frost, Compliance Manager, Graham Brown, Managing Director, Roger Nelson, Chartered Insurance Institute, Mark Fowles Exeter CII President.
I am delighted to announce that The Chartered Insurance Institute (CII) has awarded the prestigious ‘Chartered Insurance Brokers’ title to Pavey Group, the industry’s gold standard for insurance brokers and a real testament to all those here at Pavey Group . To receive recognition from the premier professional body in the insurance industry is incredibly gratifying and demonstrates our commitment to offer the highest levels of expertise and service to our clients. Achieving this title elevates us into...
Posted by Cheryl Phillips on July 30th 2015 in General News, Insurance
TORBAY'S Pavey Group has appointed an insurance expert to take up the role of senior commercial account handler.
Allyson Paddon will work with corporate clients, helping them to make sure they have the best insurance arrangements in place for their type of business needs.
Allyson, who lives in Bovey Tracey with her husband and her two daughters, said: "I'm delighted to be joining such a professional brokerage as Pavey Group, a company that shares my values of always putting the client first and developing individual solutions for firms.
"I am very focused on building long-term client relationships, really getting to understand their business...
Posted by Cheryl Phillips on March 12th 2015 in General News
We had a superb evening at the South West Tourism Awards, it truly was a celebration of Tourism Excellence in the South West, held at a very fitting setting on the Grand Pier, Weston-super-Mare, with more than 300 guests in attendance.
Pavey Group are proud to be long standing sponsors of the Devon, Cornwall and South West Tourism Awards, choosing the Self Catering Category due to the strong affinity to the sector through our exclusive ‘Cottagesure’ scheme for self-catering businesses.
Melanie Birchell, Director, was delighted to present the 6 awards to very worthy winners. The category finalists were exceptional...
Posted by Cheryl Phillips on November 20th 2014 in General News, Insurance, Uncategorized
'Crash for cash' are road traffic accidents deliberately caused in order to claim whiplash compensation. Organised gangs are at the heart of the increase in the number of these induced accidents. Although this is not a common occurrence in the South-West we should be mindful of these activities as they could become more prevalent to us locally.How to minimise the risk of being targeted by the cash for crash fraudsters:
- Stay alert: Pay attention to your driving and the cars/traffic around you.
- Keep your distance: Keep a safe distance between your vehicle and the one in front.
- Roundabouts and slip roads: fraudsters target roundabouts and slip roads...
Posted by Cheryl Phillips on October 28th 2014 in General News, Insurance
- If you are hosting a Halloween or bonfire night party in you back garden make sure front windows and doors are locked.
- Leave a radio and lights on to give the impression that people are at home.
- Use a timer switch to turn lights on as it gets dark.
- Avoid telling strangers who know your address – such as delivery men – that your house is likely to be empty.
- Put your car and bikes in your garage or out of the way for the night and don’t leave your keys in an obvious place.
- Move garden ornaments and potted plants from...
Posted by Cheryl Phillips on January 22nd 2014 in General News, Insurance, Uncategorized
Joint Press Release: ELF & Pavey Group
ELF is delighted to announce that Pavey Group has agreed to help fund and sponsor the ELF Community Transport Service, an integral part of the ELF Community Support Programme, launched in May 2013. Over the next 2 years Pavey Group will make a significant contribution towards the transport service.
Often treatment for blood related conditions can be complex and visits to the Haematology Centre at the RD&E Hospital can be on a regular or infrequent basis, making NHS transport difficult to access. Covering all of Devon, the ELF drivers will collect patients from, and return...
Posted by Cheryl Phillips on November 22nd 2013 in General News, Insurance, Uncategorized
Pavey Group are very proud to be long standing supporters of the Tourism Awards in the South West. This year we were delighted to sponsor the Self Catering Establishment of the Year Category in the Dorset, Cornwall and Devon Awards. The awards are a celebration of the outstanding quality of businesses within the Tourism sector here in the South West and well deserved recognition must go to all of the finalists of the various categories.
Pavey Group chose to sponsor the Self Catering category specifically as they have a special affinity with the sector through their exclusive ‘Cottagesure’ Insurance Scheme, designed...
Posted by Cheryl Phillips on November 14th 2013 in General News, Uncategorized
Hospiscare are are offering an alternative Christmas gift for 2013. You can pick from a range of gifts costing £5 to £499.00, there's something for everyone. You could even donate a gift of care on behalf of a friend or loved one. All funds raised will be used to support the work of the charity in Exeter, mid and east Devon.
For further information please click here http://www.hospiscare.co.uk/Giftsofcare
Here at Pavey Group we won £1000 of radio advertising with Radio Exe to donate to a charity of our choice. That charity we agreed would be Hospiscare and this is how they have put their donation to...