Avoid the Cowboys
Does the company have public liability insurance? It is not a legal requirement to have it but it certainly puts your mind at rest. MJ Castles have £5m public liability insurance for our bouncy castles and a separate £5m policy for our rodeo bulls and fun foods. We are more than willing to show both of our certificates!
We have spoke about outsourcing in not particularly great light. We don't doubt it's successful for some companies and things go smoothly. However, we believe it's best if you know who you are dealing with and have their details to hand.