What insurance do I need for my business?

Business

If you’re just starting out in business, insurance should be a top priority. This is because once you have opened a new business, insurance can be one of the most important factors in ensuring you stay open.

Our ...

QBE releases 2018-2019 Premiums4Good Investment Impact Report

Featured, Specialty

QBE has just released the 2018-2019 Premiums4Good Investment Impact Report.

Is your business fire safe?

Business, Featured

Although bushfire season is here, this risk is only one of a host of different sources of fire. Arson is often the cause of fire and poor maintenance standards are another serious fire risk for businesses.

Is insurance included in super for business owners?

Business, Specialty

Insurance can be complex, especially when it comes to the superannuation environment. Here we explore insurances that can be held inside and outside super and some considerations for small business owners when it...

Do you have enough insurance for your small business?

Business, Featured

Underinsurance remains a serious issue for small businesses, with the Insurance Council of Australia’s (ICA) statistics showing 12.8  per cent of small businesses and 24 per cent of sole traders have no insurance....

Rising water damage claims: what’s the cause?

Business, Featured, Specialty

A new report shows there has been a substantial jump in insurance claims as a result of internal water damage since 2014.

Record keeping in managing slip and trip risk goes digital

Business, Specialty

Almost every business is exposed to potential slip and trip risks – no matter if you’re running a café, bookshop or a busy licensed establishment.

What’s the difference in the way insurers treat storms and flood?

General

While damage to homes often receives media coverage in the event of a major flood, businesses are just as at risk when a weather event of this nature happens. So it pays to understand how insurance responds in the...

The insurance implications of working from home

Business

Australians are increasingly working from home, with the most recent data from the Australian Bureau of Statistics indicating at least a third of us choose to work from home at least past of the time.

Preparing for social media risks

Business, General

Social media risks for businesses have increased since recent court cases found some Facebook page administrators of public pages are considered to be primary publishers of third-party comments.