FULL ARTICLE - Brokerwise Edition Four 2020
01/12/2020 Brokerwise Full Summer Edition 2020 Construction Site Chaos How to Deal with Staff Pilfering from Your Construction Site
Theft from Australian construction sites are disturbingly common and accounts for around $1 billion in cost...
Construction Site Chaos
01/12/2020 Construction Site Chaos How to Deal with Staff Pilfering from Your Construction Site
Theft from Australian construction sites are disturbingly common and accounts for around $1 billion in costs worldwide.
Not to mention less than 25% of...
Is He Really Your Best Friend?
01/12/2020 Consequences of Owning a Dangerous Dog
Recently, following an attack by neighbour’s dogs while playing in a friend’s yard, a child was awarded $315,500 for injuries.
Prior to the attack, the dogs were securely enclosed in their owner’s p...
Insurance Premiums on the Rise?
01/12/2020 Insurance Premiums on the Rise?
The Australian Insurance Market has long been described as cyclical, for instance: it moves through both hard and soft market conditions.
In a ‘hard’ market premiums increase and underwriting capacity is erod...
COVID-19 Implications for Business Insurance
01/12/2020 Doing Business Differently In 2020
There is no question that COVID-19 has changed the way we live, work, and transact in 2020. The impacts of these changes may yet be felt for many years to come.
While we are all rapidly adjusting, it is import...
Road Rage: The Growing Monster
01/12/2020 Road Rage: The Growing Monster:
It’s affecting drivers around the globe. It claims hundreds of lives every year and happens day-by-day on our roads.
It’s called road rage, a condition that often involves anger or violence associated with on...
FULL ARTICLE - Brokerwise Edition Three 2020
25/09/2020 Brokerwise Full Spring Edition 2020Capturing the Spiking Demand - After COVID-19
Insurers need to plan beyond immediate needs. In China, demand for term life and health insurance showed a significant increase after the SARS outbreak in ...
Capturing the Spiking Demand - After COVID-19
Insurers need to plan beyond immediate needs. In China, demand for term life and health insurance showed a significant increase after the SARS outbreak in 2002. COVID-19 will likely create a similar uptake from consumers across the globe. Of course, the worl...
25/09/2020 What role do Australia’s Supercomputers have during a bushfire or a pandemic?
At the beginning of 2020, Australia was stunned by the worst bushfires on record, but barely a few months later we’re struggling with COVID-19, which is ravaging the world.
Growth by Acquisition
25/09/2020 In today’s current Economic Climate many businesses are electing to increase their growth by way of acquisition.
Whilst this strategy remains sound, there are many considerations that need to be undertaken prior to purchasing an existing business, particu...
25/09/2020 Due to the coronavirus restrictions, many businesses are having to temporarily close to limit the physical exposure to the virus. This is changing the way businesses are able to operate or normally function. Some businesses have been instructed to close thei...
Protecting Your Interests
Do you really know who you’re dealing with?
As a consumer or business owner, it is vital to ensure that your interests are protected, when dealing with other businesses. There are a number of steps you can take to protect your interests.
1. Ask f...
Workplace Culture is the Driver for New Recruits
Hiring for attitude and culture has become the new hashtag. The shift has gone from hiring someone who has a certain skill set to finding someone who will fit perfectly within your Workplace Culture.
But what is Workplace Culture?
Workplace Culture is ...
01/06/2020 “A reputation once broken may possibly be repaired, but the world
will always keep their eyes on the spot where the crack was.”
- Joseph Hall
Damage to brand and reputation remains one of the top ranked risks identified by businesses i...
Brokers Add Real Value at Claim Time
The key roles of a broker are to help identify and manage risks on your behalf, and to arrange and place appropriate cover.
However, the true value of a broker is never fully appreciated or understood until you have a claim. Many businesses fail followin...
Importance of Internal Auditing
Given the steep rise in employee fraud and embezzlement, the importance of Internal Business Auditing has never been more vital.
Whilst there are insurance policies, such as Management Liability & Crime, that provide Indemnity for some of the exposures; ...
FULL ARTICLE - Brokerwise Edition Two 2020
31/05/2020 Brokerwise Full Winter Edition 2020Protecting Your InterestsDo you really know who you’re dealing with?
Do you really know who you’re dealing with?
As a consumer or business owner, it is vital to ensure that your interests ...