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Index based frost cover proposed for tea growers in Kenya

25th January 2012

Tea growers in Kenya could soon have access to a new way to protect themselves against loss of earnings caused by frost damaging their tea plantations according to this article in Business Daily Africa. The Kenya Tea Development Agency, which is a marketing agency for half a million small farmers, is looking to launch an […]

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Dutch Construction Association Members Get Swiss Frost Day Protection

23rd November 2010

Dutch construction and infrastructure companies exposed to financial risks associated with continued delay due to extreme weather such as frost, heat or rain can now use an innovative weather cover to protect their assets. Bouwend Nederland, weather risk specialist CelsiusPro, reinsurer Swiss Re, insurance brokers Aon Risk Solutions, and Meeus have jointly developed a new […]

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GRITIT teams up with CelsiusPro to offer frost certificates

17th September 2010

GRITIT are a ‘winter risk management firm’ based in the UK. They were the first commercial organisation within the UK to offer winter road gritting to help businesses keep on the move when winter weather arrives. Given their focus on helping organisations protect their bottom line against the weather it seems natural that they have […]

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