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We like our Members to know how we’re doing and what we’re doing so they know where they are with us, so we share a wide variety of news and information with you like stories about the company, our people and our community from new faces to advice on flooding or risk.

Latest Blogs

Working at height: Three facts that farmers often overlook

Claims Team Leader Arthur Denton highlights important considerations that could prevent accidents related to working at height.

On the farm, the change in seasons brings a new set of risks. Stormy...

The rising importance of dash cam footage in settling road accident claims

Cornish Mutual Member Services Team Leader Andrew Fulton and Claims Team Leader Arthur Denton say that dash cams are changing the outcome for a growing number of road accident claims.

In 2016,...

Farm safety: avoiding slurry pit accidents

The agricultural sector has the highest rate of death and serious injury of any industry in the UK. According to the Health and Safety Executive (HSE), 39 people were killed as a result of farming...

Five common causes of PTO accidents

Every year, people are sadly killed or injured in accidents involving tractor power take offs (PTOs) and PTO shafts that drive machinery towed behind a tractor.

Cornish Mutual has been raising...

Latest News

Fresh team of insurance professionals for Cornwall

Cornish Mutual introduces a fresh Field Force team to support farms and businesses with their insurance needs across Cornwall. Jo Hawkins, Hayley Truscott, Karen White and Jackie Coutts are the...

Cornish Mutual supports farmers to prevent livestock worrying

South West insurer Cornish Mutual is working with the region’s police rural crime teams to tackle the ongoing problem of livestock worrying. Cornish Mutual insures farms and rural businesses...

Cornish Mutual honours long-serving employees on their retirement

Two of Cornish Mutual’s longest-serving employees are celebrating their retirements – after clocking up 90 years of service between them. Joan Ball and Jeff Kincaid both joined the insurance...

Autumn Newsletter

Our New Managing Director We are delighted to announce Peter Beaumont as Cornish Mutual’s new Managing Director. Peter has been our Finance and Operations Director for more than a decade. Subject...