Entries by Activities Industry Mutual

Glasgow Climbing Centre – Member Profile

Member Profile The AIM team have been out and about meeting members during busy renewal season. Our Account Executive Ralph Doe recently made it to Scotland to visit long standing member Neil Mackay from Glasgow Climbing Centre/ Climbzone. Glasgow Climbing Centre have been covered with AIM for over 10 years and are continuing to branch […]

DofE Case Study – Lessons Learned

The Duke of Edinburgh’s Award (DofE) is the world’s leading achievement award for young people.  Its ethos is to enable every young person of every background to take part and succeed, regardless of any barriers. Many of our Members will be familiar with the programme, in which young people aged between 14 and 24 progress […]

AALA Licensing – AIM Member Survey Results

What our members said We recently sent out a member survey to gauge members views on the AALA Licensing review and we had an excellent response rate with members submitting their views to the three options posed by the HSE.  For those of you not familiar with this, the HSE have set up a review […]

GDPR – Love it or Loathe it

At our member event recently in Plas Y Brenin we heard from Ron Ruston at Kennedy’s Law who gave us a light hearted talk on GDPR and what organisations need to know about the new regulations. There were some excellent points which came out of the discussions and many members asked us to share the […]

AIM Surveys Members – AALA Licensing

AALA Licensing Member Survey The HSE has been reviewing the AALA licensing regulations to consider the future of these and the form and scope of the regulations going forward. They have now produced three options for the future.  These are:- Option 1 – Retain the AALA regulations and current licensing scheme underpinned by the Health […]

Valentines Proposal ideas for Outdoor Lovers

You’ve found the one. And as if they weren’t perfect enough already, they love the outdoors just as much as you do. If your ‘significant other’ loves to wake up at 5:00 AM for sunrise hikes, and will jump into any lake, river, or ocean regardless of how cold the water is – and convince you […]

Date for your Diary – Friday 9th March 2018

AIM Member Event – Date for your Diary We are pleased to announce the date for our next member event which will be on Friday 9th March 2018 held at Plas y Brenin, Capel Curig, Conwy.  As always the event will be a one day event for all members to attend.  The day will offer members the […]

Legal Update from BLM Law

Sports injuries: thrills carry risks Sophia Reed of BLM reviews Hood v Forestry Commission [2017] Preston County Court (District Judge Burrow) The facts The claimant was injured whilst using a mountain bike trail at Grisedale Forest which was operated by the defendant. At the time of the accident the claimant was leaning on his bike and […]