Actuarial Review Invitation to Quote

Actuarial Review Invitation to Quote

To provide an up to date assessment of the personal injury liabilities for British Shipbuilders broken down by disease type.

UK SBS PS150193 Actuarial Review – British Shipbuilders


Contract summary


Finance and Related Services

Location of contract


Value of contract (£)

£0 – £100,000

Published date

13 October 2015

Closing date

28 October 2015

Contract start date

09 November 2015

Contract end date

01 May 2016


(Please refer to the attached ITQ for the full specification) Objectives • To provide an up to date assessment of the personal injury liabilities for British Shipbuilders broken down by disease type. • To provide a financial assessment of the likely liabilities profile over the next c35 years planning and for use in BIS accounts. • To provide a commentary on the liability assessment and the assumptions used; risks to those assumptions and comment on any forthcoming changes that might impact on the assessment. • The information compiled should be presented in the form or a report document with a supporting summary in PowerPoint form suitable for discussion with non-expert audiences in BIS with the main highlights of the analysis. Scope The 2016 review will include a fresh estimate of the future financial liability (including claimants’ costs), an estimate of number of claims notified and an estimate number of claims likely to be settled for the following conditions: Asbestos related diseases: • Asbestosis • Lung Cancer • Mesothelioma • Pleural Plaques (limited to Scotland only) • Pleural Thickening • Noise Induced Hearing Loss • Vibration White Finger • Any Other Miscellaneous Diseases (based on claims actually received by Simpson & Marwick (the Department’s claims handlers)

About the buyer

Contact name

Alistair Staunton-Lambert


North Star House, North Star Avenue





Other information


Logging in to Emptoris for the first time

Bidder – Logging into Emptoris for the first time V1.0.pdf

Terms & Conditions

BIS – S2 – Services purchasing contract – high value V.3.pdf

BIS_Management_Information_Report_June 5_v3.2

BIS_Management_Information_Report_June 5_v3.2.pdf

Bidder Training

Bidder Training V1.0.pdf

Invitation to Quote

PS150193 ITQ Invitation to Quote v 4.pdf

AW5.2 Price Schedule

PS150193 AW5.2 Price Schedule Professional Services.xlsx

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How to apply

Please apply directly to the buyer using the contact details provided