Jon Mason

Appointed representative | Aon UK

Mason Insurance Brokers

Mason Insurance Brokers (MIB) was founded in 2016, working alongside Aon UK Limited. The goal of MIB is to bring large corporate insurance knowledge and experience to the Small and Medium Sized Enterprises in the Greater Manchester and Derbyshire areas. We work with our clients to help them manage their risk and present their business to underwriters that deliver comprehensive products.

Go to LinkedIn Profile 0161 323 4300


About Jon Mason

Jon has been working in Insurance since 1998 when he started as an office junior at a high street insurance broker. Jon quickly progressed in his career as well as professional examinations from the Chartered Insurance Institute. In 2005 Jon moved to a Corporate Insurance Broker in Manchester where he worked on larger accounts before progressing to work predominatly on International business building a good knowledge on global placements.
 
After a 4 year stint with Direct Line Group PLC working with underwriting relationships across a small range of commercial products, Jon decided it was time to launch Mason Insurance Brokers.

Jon’s areas of specialism are in manufacturing, technology, financial institutions, retail and general commercial business, and global placements. Jon also has in depth knowledge of the schemes operated by Aon for care homes, independent schools and golf courses.

Jon is qualified as an Associate of the Chartered Institute of Insurance (ACII) and a Chartered Insurance Broker.

Working with Aon

Clients are at the heart of our business and we aim to bring the best of Aon to our customers.

This means being responsive to your needs, understanding changes in your business, evaluating new risks that emerge and providing Aon Risk and insurance solutions. 

Because we work with a variety of insurance companies, we have a broad and up to date understanding of what is on offer. The relationship developed with your broker will continue to serve you well over time. Your needs can change as your business grows and new policy options become available from insurers, so an annual review becomes an important tool to stay on top of your insurance requirements. 



Aon has the experience to understand the issues facing businesses today. We will help you manage the more traditional risks including regulator inspections, health & safety and employment issues. Importantly, we are also able to talk you through emerging risks such as cyber-attacks and reputation damage and what they could mean to you.

We will conduct a thorough review of your whole insurance programme and design an insurance portfolio that is individual to you.  As your insurance advisor I will be a single point of contact for you throughout your relationship with Aon. This means that I will also be on hand to provide claims support when required.

Aon offers a wide range of solutions for all sizes of business. Our consulting service is underpinned by our experience, product knowledge and broking power. Our clients are able to take advantage of Aon’s global reach and strength in insurer relationships.

At Aon we understand that all manufacturers are different, from large production sites to small manufacturing units, businesses are as different as the products they produce. Whether your business is heavy manufacturing, or technology based, we have access to potential solutions.  

We take time to understand the particular risks associated with your supply chain, processes and production lines. Aon can assess the specific cyber risks associated with CAD (Computer-aided design) operation and robotic manufacturing.

We know that an employee is as likely to have an accident in the first six months at a workplace, as well as during the whole of the rest of their working life and we can advise on the steps can be taken to mitigate these risks.

Logistics businesses are links in the modern supply chain. At Aon we can arrange insurance to cover the risks facing your industry. We understand that operational and strategic risk can significantly impact on any transport company.

Cover extends to warehouse management systems and cyber liability. We are able to offer marine cargo cover with a quick claims payment system and flexible motor solutions.

 

Has any business sector changed more in recent years than the technology sector? When your business is at the cutting edge of innovation you can be exposed to risks that aren’t covered by basic business insurance. 

At Aon we can help you build cover to meet your requirements, including Cyber insurance to cover financial loss from system failures.

We understand that your people are key to delivering your service and we have packages to address workforce stress through Aon's Health Solutions.

At Aon we understand how independent schools work, whatever the scale and complexity of your requirements.

If you are looking to undertake a competitive tender process for your insurance programme, whether you are purchasing individually or as part of a group, we can help.

We will manage the administrative process, collating all the necessary risk information and sourcing quotes from several insurers on your behalf. Our findings will be presented to you in a comprehensive report, helping you to make informed decisions, on cover levels that will offer the protection you need.

Everything we do at Aon is focused on partnering with you to bring value to your school by offering solutions for the management of your risks.

Pupil Based Schemes have been designed for Independent Schools who want to offer added value to their pupils and parents.

Aon and Hiscox’s Pupil Based insurance scheme offers flexibility by allowing the separate policies to be taken individually or as a comprehensive package, offering peace of mind and making life easier for you in the event of a life changing incident.

Pupil Based insurance can cover personal accidents for pupils and staff, pupils’ personal effects and offers financial protection to cover fees when a pupil can’t attend school.

Care Home insurance is not always straightforward, so a personal touch can make all the difference. 

We understand that every care business has a unique set of insurance needs. By being proactive in our approach to servicing, we’ll support you and bring clarity about when and what you have to do at renewal. If you want to make changes mid-term, you know who to contact to ensure those amendments are made. 

Everything we do at Aon is focused on working with you. As your insurance advisor I will be a single point of contact for you throughout your relationship with Aon. This means that I will also be on hand to provide claims support when required.

Aon work closely with our partner insurers, to bring you insurance solutions developed specifically for the life sciences sector; whether you’re involved in the production of medical devices or service organisation.

We arrange specialist insurance products through our partner insurers, free from warranties, conditions precedent and any basis clause.

As your company expands, your policy can adapt with flexible covers tailored to your needs and relevant to the risks you face. 

Running a restaurant comes with risks affecting both customers and employees – and reputations can be at stake.

Aon can arrange insurance packages for independent restaurants, designed to cover your assets, earnings, and legal liabilities. We will discuss your requirements and help you identify the risks to your business. This helps us to build your insurance package and you will only pay for the optional covers that you require.

A cyber-attack or data breach can be costly for any business. Exposure can vary from one organisation to the next, but Aon can arrange a policy that reflects the risks faced in your sector.

Cover under Cyber Insurance policies can be typically split into three key areas that together protect all aspects of a business’ risk: cyber liability, breach response and cyber-crime.



Client testimonials

We used Mason Insurance Brokers for our business which is rather unique! We'd struggled to get a broker who really understood what we needed. As soon as we spoke to Jon, he knew instantly what was needed and gave us a very competitive quote very quickly, but more importantly than that, he gave us the confidence and reassurance that we are fully protected for what we needed.

I'd recommend Mason Insurance Brokers to anyone. Excellent service. Excellent cover. And Jon is very approachable and doesn't talk in insurance jargon!

Jen Hinds, Always Oarsome

 

Jon gave us excellent advice regarding our insurance. The policy was very competitively priced and Jon made sure that we were properly covered. We will be going to Jon for all our buy to let insurance policies..”

Julie Hanson, Just Do Property

Claims support

If you are in a position to make a claim, we want to be able to support you every step of the way. Here is some information that will help speed up the claims process:

It's important to tell your insurer about a potential claim as soon as you can, if you do not have the insurers details to hand please contact us soon as is practicable.

Even if you’re not sure about a situation that could lead to a claim our team will be able to talk it through with you and work out the best course of action.

You should always do what you can to recover lost property, prevent further damage or otherwise minimise the amount of any claim.

Don’t get into any discussion or negotiation and don’t admit or deny any claim before speaking to us.

If the loss or damage is caused by thieves, vandals or rioters then you should contact the police immediately and get a crime reference number.

Take photographic evidence of the loss as soon as possible to record any damage that has occurred.

Where appropriate gather witness statements.



You may also be interested in

generic desk scene
Insights

What to do right now to prepare for GDPR

There are some simple steps to help SMEs understand how they need to change in order to comply with new data protection regulations.

Find out more
EU flag missing a star
Insights

Brexit: five issues for the road haulage and logistics industry to consider

That’s a shame, because it’s one of the most important decisions to face the country in a generation. The outcome could have far-reaching consequences for the road haulage industry. Indeed any change to the relationship with the EU could profoundly affect those who make their living delivering goods across international borders.
Find out more
1 in 2 small to medium business still confused by GDPR
Insights

Eight in ten SMEs blind to risk of a cyber attacks and data loss

As cyber attacks increase, many businesses still don’t have the right protection and processes in place, fully understand the requirement set out by the GDPR or realise the risk to their company, reveals our new poll.

Find out more

Mason Insurance Brokers is a trading style of Mysure Ltd which is an Appointed Representative of Aon UK Limited which is authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority. Financial Conduct Authority registration No. 310451

Aon UK Limited is authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority. Aon UK Limited's registered number, as detailed on the Financial Services Register, is 310451. You can check this by visiting www.fca.org.uk/firms/financial-services-register or by contacting the FCA on 0800 111 6768. Only the sale of pensions, insurance, ISAs and mortgages constitute regulated activities and all other services are not regulated by the FCA. Aon UK Limited is registered in England and Wales. Aon UK Limited's VAT Registration is 480 8401 48 . Aon UK Limited's Registered address is: The Aon Centre, The Leadenhall Building, 122 Leadenhall Street, London EC3V 4AN. Registered No. 00210725. Some links on this website may redirect you to third party sites, Aon is not responsible for this content. Telephone calls are recorded and may be monitored.