Zurich: SMEs 'taking a gamble' without key person cover

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Almost two thirds of small and medium sized enterprises (SMEs) are at risk of a "severe impact" on their business by having no protection insurance for their owners and key employees, Zurich has warned.

The lack of cover is at odds with an awareness among business chiefs of the problems that could ensue if key people were no longer able to work at the firm. Zurich's SME Risk Index, which polled 513...

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