Explainer: Why Home Replacement Cost Estimates Matter

Up to eight in 10 homeowners are underinsured. It's a problem the Australian Institute of Quantity Surveyors (AIQS) is hoping to solve. It's lobbying for the insurance industry to compel residential property owners to have a professional [...]

What You Need To Know About the Claims Process

No business wants nasty surprises. So, when an adverse incident means you need to claim on your insurance policy, we will manage the process on your behalf. Our expertise will help save you time, money, [...]

Is Your Business Across Its Employment Practices Liability?

Employment practices’ liabilities can be expensive, disruptive, and time-hungry to businesses. Claims are also rising. That’s because employment laws and regulations are complex and often change, so businesses can struggle to stay compliant. To help, we’ve compiled an [...]

How a Business Continuity Plan Can Help Protect Your Firm

Why Your Business Needs a Plan: The Importance of Continuity in 2022 If some of the more popular buzzwords of the past two years were "flexible work" and "hybrid business", 2022's might be more along [...]

About To Sign a Commercial Lease? Check Out These Tips

Landlords' offers of rent reductions, rent-free periods, or fit-out contributions are handy sweeteners for SMEs looking to sign commercial leases. But these may be waning, with SMEs looking to lease 300sqm the lease most in [...]

Not the Same: Employee vs. Independent Contractor

Understanding the difference between an independent contractor and an employee is a problematic area of employment and related laws. The official business.gov.au website defines independent contractors as their own bosses, so they work for themselves. [...]

The Importance of Updating Your Business Insurance

Your business and the conditions in which it operates are dynamic, so it's important to review and update your insurance regularly. Ensuring that you have the right type and level of insurance cover for your [...]

5 Important Facts About Professional Indemnity Cover

There's much more to professional indemnity insurance (PI) than meets the eye. This type of insurance helps cover the cost of legal action for losses others experience resulting from your services including professional advice. For [...]

Have you got the right cover to match your business growth?

Businesses are constantly changing and growing, so if your business is enjoying a growth spurt, congratulations. But a changing business climate often means new insurance requirements. Here’s what you need to do about your insurance [...]

Why manufacturers need to do more about cybersecurity

Digital transformation through artificial intelligence, automation, data analytics, and cutting-edge technologies are helping shift Australian manufacturers into the fourth industrial revolution. But the benefits of advanced manufacturing come with more significant risks. Why is manufacturing [...]

Insurance brokers are here for you in a claim

Many people know that an insurance broker can compare different insurance products and provide advice to help you choose the best cover for your unique needs. But the value of a broker extends far beyond [...]

What’s Covered with Business Interruption Policies

Business interruption policies have come under the microscope during the pandemic, with legal class action claims and test cases helping delineate the extent of coverage. So here's your update on what these policies cover [...]