Allianz sheds light over clients' poor knowledge of energy regulations

Brokers' lack of awareness over new building regulations could be putting clients at risk of large fines for non-compliance, according to Allianz Engineering.

A report from the insurer revealed that a third of businesses were unaware of the Energy Performance of Building Regulations and their requirements. In addition, a poll of 1,700 insurance brokers taken earlier in the year found half were not informed about the regulations and nearly all requested more information.

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