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Enterprise Act 2016

18th April 2017

An upcoming change in legislation could impact the way insurance claims are handled. The Enterprise Act 2016, which comes into effect in May 2017, looks to reduce the amount ...

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Hawkins welcomes Stephen Brough ...

12th April 2017

Hawkins is pleased to welcome Mr Stephen Brough to our team of Materials Engineers.Stephen gained his degree in Materials Engineering from Loughborough University in 2010. ...

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Birmingham Forensic Fun Day

10th April 2017

Our team in Birmingham recently organised the first Forensic Fun Day we’ve held in the region. We entertained 10 clients from NFU who usually handle property and casualty ...

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Belfast Seminar Success

28th March 2017

Hawkins, in collaboration with the Chartered Institute of Loss Adjusters (CILA) in Northern Ireland, recently hosted a seminar for claims handlers and loss adjusters. The ...

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Hawkins engineer wins Institution ...

15th February 2017

Bernard Travers, part of the civil engineering team at Hawkins, won the Institution of Civil Engineers’ (ICE) London Pitch180 Competition by using confectionary to show ...

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Hawkins’ smooth transition to ...

18th January 2017

In September 2016 Hawkins successfully completed its Quality Management System (QMS) Certificate transition from ISO 9001:2008 to ISO 9001:2015. Our certification for the ...

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Mould Remediation Training for ...

9th January 2017

Eight investigators from our Civil Engineering, Contamination and Materials teams recently completed the “Professional Mould Remediation: Assessment & Remediation for ...

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Hawkins Santa Run

23rd December 2016

Seven colleagues swapped their business suits and overalls for Santa suits to raise funds for East Anglia’s Children’s Hospices (EACH). The team from our Cambridge ...

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Practical Pyrotechnics - Safety ...

19th December 2016

One of our investigators recently attended a Pyrotechnics Safety Awareness Course, run by BECTU (a Union for predominantly backstage Theatrical staff) and presented by JustFX ...

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Hong Kong Annual Maritime Charity ...

9th December 2016

Staff from our Hong Kong office attended the Hong Kong Annual Maritime Charity Dinner on the evening of 17 November 2016, where members of Hong Kong's Maritime Industry gathered ...

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Manchester Office Moves

7th December 2016

Colleagues at our Manchester office are busy unpacking boxes and making themselves feel at home in their new office premises in Cheadle. The new premises has better lab, ...

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​Electrical Training at Hawkins ...

2nd December 2016

Eight Fire Investigators at Hawkins recently completed some practical electrical training. The course was completed at our Reigate office where the fire investigators constructed ...

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Hawkins Singapore Launch Success ...

29th November 2016

The launch of Hawkins’ Singapore office was a resounding success with over 30 people attending our opening party in Singapore last week.The event, which was held at Eden ...

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Hawkins helps to Make a Champ

22nd November 2016

Hawkins recently helped a young athlete take strides toward becoming an Olympian in the Tokyo 2020 games.Conor Loftus was selected as a training partner for the Team GB boxing ...

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Singapore - ​HAWKINS INTERNATIONAL ...

2nd November 2016

Following the opening of our Dubai office in 2014, and the acquisition of HFS-Asia in Hong Kong in September, we are excited to announce the opening of our third international ...

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Hawkins Recent Events

1st November 2016

Hawkins recently hosted two events for our clients, both of which were very well received by our guests.On the 19th October, our annual London Drinks Reception and CPD event ...

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Supporting Sea-Change

31st October 2016

Hawkins is proud to be supporting the Sea-Change Sailing Trust, a charity which provides opportunities for vulnerable young people and adults to live and work aboard a traditional ...

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​HAWKINS OPENS IN HONG KONG ...

19th September 2016

Hawkins is delighted to announce the opening of its Hong Kong Office as a result of the acquisition of HFS-Asia. HFS-Asia has an established market in the Far East, ...

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Hawkins Civil Engineering team ...

16th September 2016

Our Civil Engineering department expands as we welcome three new experts; Paul Hughes, Bernard Travers, and Jon Watkins.Paul Hughes joins our London office. Paul left Newcastle ...

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Hawkins Wins RoSPA Award

18th August 2016

Hawkins & Associates achieved the Silver Award in the prestigious annual scheme run by the Royal Society for the Prevention of Accidents (RoSPA).The RoSPA Awards is celebrating ...

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Three Peaks Challenge

2nd August 2016

Hawkins was proud to sponsor the daughter of one of our colleagues who recently took on the challenge of completing the “Yorkshire Three Peaks” in order to raise funds ...

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Treasure Hunters

14th June 2016

The evening of 9 June 2016 saw a crack team of Hawkins personnel from our Reigate and Bristol offices, plus our LV companion Di from Leeds, compete in the ‘LV Suppliers ...

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Swapping Safety Boots for Running ...

10th May 2016

Two of Hawkins’ investigators swapped their safety boots for running shoes on Sunday when they took part in the Wings for Life World Run, “running for those who can’t”. ...

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Hawkins Hosts Burns Day

11th April 2016

Hawkins recently played host to a group from LV for a ‘Burns Day’ at GATR, our sister company’s facility in Essex.  A group of 10 people from LV joined Rennie Chivers ...

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Nico Zurcher joins our London office ...

4th March 2016

We are pleased to welcome Nico to our London office.Nico began his career working in a leading international environmental consultancy where he was involved in a number of ...

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Hawkins' Birmingham Office Moves ...

21st December 2015

Staff at our Birmingham office are busy unpacking boxes and making themselves feel at home in their new office premises in Solihull.

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´Forensic Training Day´ for local ...

17th November 2015

Hawkins’ Cambridge office was recently host to Hiscox Insurance when they held a ’Forensic Training Day’.We were joined by a group of delegates from the Claims Department ...

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Hawkins Dubai Expands

30th October 2015

Hawkins International’s office in Dubai has expanded with the arrival of Nick Coogan.

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Hawkins Annual Company Conference ...

25th September 2015

Hawkins recently held its Company Conference at a venue near Oxford.This annual event is an opportunity for Hawkins’ employees from all our offices to come together and ...

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Reigate Office Moves

14th September 2015

Hawkins Reigate has moved to bigger premises with improved lab and meeting room facilities.From Monday 14 September 2015 our new address will be:10 Perrywood Business Park ...

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Hawkins expands its Civil Engineering ...

6th August 2015

Hawkins is pleased to welcome Andy Ingle who has joined our Reigate office and Civil Engineering Team. Andy started his career working in a civil / structural design ...

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Hawkins’ Materials Group holds ...

12th June 2015

Our London office recently saw 18 of Hawkins' experts meet to discuss topical issues for our materials scientists. The day commenced with Elly Jay from our Reigate office ...

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It's a Risky Business

11th June 2015

Hawkins will be exhibiting at the annual Airmic Exhibition and Conference in Liverpool on 15-17 June 2015.  Airmic, the Association for Insurance and Risk Managers in ...

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Hawkins and FOIL present to London ...

2nd June 2015

Hawkins, in conjunction with FOIL (the Forum of Insurance Lawyers), recently delivered a presentation entitled Claims in the Modern World for London Market solicitors.The ...

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Hawkins - supermarket petrol station fire investigation

Supermarket manager jailed after ...

20th May 2015

A supermarket manager is facing eight months in jail for setting fires at his work’s premises because he was frustrated by his perception that his employer had not taken ...

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Hawkins to Attend APIL Conference ...

17th April 2015

Hawkins will be at Stand 15 of APIL's 25th Anniversary Conference, being held at the Celtic Manor Resort, Newport on 23 & 24 April.   If you are attending ...

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Hawkins sponsor Women’s National ...

26th January 2015

Hawkins are proud sponsors of the Women’s National Water Polo League Winners - the Liverpool LizardsThe Lizards, who were undefeated all season, secured their win by beating ...

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Graeme Drysdale Hosts Cambridge ...

14th January 2015

Graeme Drysdale, Business Development Manager at Hawkins, hosted the recent Cambridge Insurance Institute Annual Dinner Graeme, current President of the Cambridge Insurance ...

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Graham Cooper Joins Hawkins

17th October 2014

Graham is a Chartered Engineer with a wealth of experience, having worked in the past for British Aerospace, in both their Civil and Military Divisions, British Airways and ...

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Hawkins Sponsor CILA Conference ...

7th October 2014

We were very pleased to see clients old, and hopefully new, at the drinks reception sponsored by us at the recent CILA Conference. The one-day event at the Midland Hotel ...

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Hawkins sponsors Mike Bond

The Dark Peak Grueller

21st July 2014

Hawkins was pleased to sponsor Mike Bond of vrs Vericlaim, and President of the Insurance Institute of Sheffield, when he ran an off-road marathon recently in aid of charity. During ...

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Hawkins Presents at Guernsey Insurance ...

14th July 2014

Hawkins’ experts, Ian Giddings and Nicola Stanley, both from our Reigate office, recently presented at Guernsey Insurance Institute’s Insurance Development DayIt was the ...

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Hawkins Sponsors Engineering Project ...

2nd July 2014

John Holland in our Glasgow office has recently been involved in helping children in the Primary 7 class at the Park School, Kilmarnock, East Ayrshire with the IMechE sponsored ...

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Hawkins Goes International

20th June 2014

Hawkins is excited to announce that it has opened its first International Office, located in Dubai.  Dr Chris Wareham, the Middle East Director, will field instructions ...

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