Contractors often find themselves insufficiently protected in serious construction accidents. The headline screamed “Injured Cyclist awarded record S$8,650,000” for attention. Hyundai Engineering & Construction was the main contractor when a bundle of overhead cables at a construction site under its charge struck a cyclist. As a result, the cyclist suffered post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) which [...]
Acorn Manages Event Insurance Package for Iconic ULTRA SINGAPORE for the Second Year Running! In this post, we share the importance of designing your event insurance for your unique event needs. Ultra Singapore, a popular Electronic Dance Music (EDM) festival, is back for the second year running even bigger and better. This year, Ultra Singapore [...]
Advisory on the Safe and Responsible Operation of Unmanned Aircraft More people flying unmanned aircraft or drones for recreation and private use. This infographic provides more information on how to fly your unmanned aircraft safely and responsibly. Safe and Responsible Flying of Unmanned Aircraft For more information on the commercial use of unmanned [...]
Once the stuff of comic books and science fiction; unmanned aerial vehicles (UAV) or drones are becoming a more common sight. It is increasingly popular to fly drones recreationally or for commercial use such as site inspections, deliveries, aerial photography. New laws will be needed to regulate the use of drones, one such law is [...]
Acorn’s CEO managed to raise S$ 53,000 for the Children’s Cancer Foundation; the 2nd highest in 2015 so far.
He lost his uncles, parents in-laws and mother to cancer; so he now wants to do his little to give Hope : 1. To the children who are fighting cancer. They have potentially long and useful lives ahead of them. 2. For Team Singapore’s success in the SEA Games. 3. For all Singaporeans as we celebrate SG 50; May we continue to have [...]