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Keep up to date with all the latest news and events at Cornish Mutual, by following our blog.

We bring you insights and updates about maintenance for your home, important changes to farming and vital advice for your business.  As well as a few more light hearted posts to brighten your day.

So whether you are interested in home insurance, farm insurance, business insurance or the local community follow our blog to stay in touch with what is going on.

The importance of safer livestock handling for farmers

According to statistics from the Health and Safety Executive (HSE), around six people are killed each year as a result of injuries sustained by cattle. The Farm Safety Partnership has recently...

Risk assessments for businesses: five myths debunked

Every employer needs to carry out risk assessments by law, but we all know they are something many business owners put off. The good news is that it does not need to be a particularly difficult or...

Arthur Denton advises landowners to be vigilant about potential hazards caused by fallen trees

Here at Cornish Mutual we have handled a number of claims involving damage caused by fallen trees, often following winter storms. While these events have traditionally been seen as an ‘act of God’ a...

A Cornish family is facing the future with confidence

A Cornish family is facing the future with confidence, two years after their farm suffered a major fire.
Michael and Rachel Carbis run Trelagossick Farm, on the Roseland Peninsula, with their son...

Empty homes: how to best protect your home over the winter months

Claire Longman, Technical Leader at South West insurer Cornish Mutual offers advice on what homeowners can do to get their homes winter ready before going away.
 
Are you going on a long holiday this...

iSightCornwall Volunteer Day

Ahead of World Sight Day on October 11, iSightCornwall, based at Newham and the Port of Truro, has welcomed a neighbouring business to learn about some of the vital support it offers for people...

Three questions every farmer should answer before investing in a quad bike

Cornish Mutual Claims Advisor Pat Phillips advises farmers on what to consider before investing in a quad bike.
All-terrain vehicles (ATVs) or quad bikes are extremely useful on farms. They’re...

Do you know how much your tractor is really worth?

South West insurer Cornish Mutual has revealed that an increasing number of agricultural vehicles are being inadvertently undervalued. The company says it is very easy for farmers to lose track of...

Farm fires: how can farmers reduce the risks?

Claire Longman, Technical Leader at South West insurer Cornish Mutual comments on what farmers can do to reduce the risks of farm fires over the summer months.
Sadly, each year farm buildings are...

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