Established for Over 35 Years

D E Ford have been providing insurance solutions to commercial and charitable organisations since 1976

CII Chartered Insurance Brokers

We're one of the first UK insurance brokers to be granted Chartered status by the CII, representing our commitment to staff training and the quality of the service we offer

Founding Members of the Brokerbility

D E Ford are founding members of the Brokerbility Group of Independent Insurance Brokers with a strong committment to quality

About D E Ford

Established in 1976, D E Ford Insurance Brokers Limited is an Independent Insurance Broker located in Poppleton, York. D E Ford specialises in the diverse needs of commercial, care and charitable organisations throughout the UK. Their aim is to ensure that all clients are safe in the knowledge that any risks or liabilities that may befall them have been considered and are applied as required.

CII Chartered Insurance Brokers

CII Chartered Insurance BrokersD E Ford was one of the first Chartered Insurance Brokers in the UK to be granted chartered status by the Chartered Insurance Institute (CII). D E Ford’s staff have satisfied comprehensive qualification criteria and subscribed to the membership conditions as set by the CII to ensure that every member of staff is fully qualified for the benefit of our clients. In addition to this, as members of the British Insurance Brokers Association (BIBA), D E Ford is authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) and committed to complying with a strict code of conduct whilst upholding values regarding Treating Customers Fairly (TCF) in all dealings with customers.

D E Ford’s organisation is sub-divided into a number of specialist business streams, involving dedicated teams that are able to access a wealth of experience throughout a range of sectors.

Despite significant changes within the insurance market over recent years, D E Ford has successfully sought to maintain our core aspiration of delivering a personalised approach in the design of a client’s insurance portfolio.

D E Ford’s experience within the charity and care sector extends to being one of the leading providers of care and charity covers in the UK and the insurance partner of choice to a number of large national charities.

D E Ford’s approach is to design the insurance portfolio around the specific needs of the client, introducing innovative, bespoke solutions to meet each individual client need.

D E Ford aims to ensure that the trustees and administrators are safe in the knowledge that all risks and liabilities that may befall an organisation have been considered and are fully protected.

A Founding Member of Brokerbility

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In addition to the experience and service that D E Ford provide, they are also a founding member of Brokerbility, one of the UK’s largest independent groups with a premium income of circa £400 million. D E Ford Chairman; Vincent Ford is one of the three Regional Chairs of the Brokerbility group – considered to be one of the most pro-active organisations within the insurance industry today.



Ford Risk Management Services

Ford Risk Management Services have been providing a quality service to our clients for over 11 years and can count on a number of dedicated risk management professionals to work with us exclusively within the commercialreligiouscharitable and care sectors. Our clients in these sectors appreciate the guidance, advice and service we provide in a straight forward and easy to understand format.