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With years of experience in the industry, our expert Perth-based team are here to help you. Below, you'll find a wealth of information to help you choose the right insurance for your business. Additionally, we outline the latest industry stats, trends, and much more.

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Why you need to consider cyber insurance ASAP   Cybercrime is on the rise in Australia. Last financial year, ReportCyber recorded more than 67,500 cybercrimes, an increase of almost 13% from the year prior. Self-reported cybercrime losses total more than $33 billion, or the entire GDP of Tasmania. These numbers alone are staggering. However, the rise of cybercrime activity during the COVID-19 pandemic when businesses were already vulnerable was even more concerning. During the 2020-21 financial year, cybercrime against small...
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Interacting with other people is the best part of the workday – for most people at least! From builders to baristas, tradies to tour guides, recruiters to road haulage operators, nearly every imaginable job involves connecting with people outside the company. The trouble is, if something goes wrong and a person outside your business suffers an injury, or their property sustains damage, these connections quickly sour. Public liability insurance provides financial cover in these unfortunate situations. If you own a...
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Breaking down your business insurance requirements Transport and logistics insurance is complex. Depending on your business’ size, services, cargo and crew, you likely require specialised cover. Protecting your business and workforce is your biggest concern – which is where a tailored transport and logistics insurance policy comes in. Why is transport and logistics insurance important? Most companies, SMEs and sole traders in Australia’s $103 billion Transport and Logistics sector know that business insurance is an absolute must-have. But a basic...
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As any company grows and develops, its business insurance policy should adapt alongside it. Researching and finding the right insurance for a new enterprise is a well-accepted component of starting a new company, but too often company leaders get preoccupied running day to day operations and fail to update their Perth business insurance. This has the potential to be a crucial error, as leaving your company underinsured opens it up to numerous risks that could affect its financial success. An...
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Taking care of your workers is an important part of your responsibilities as a business owner. This means looking out for them in both good times and bad, as being left with no income after suffering an unfortunate injury at work can be detrimental to employees of all levels.  To ensure employee safety and security, all businesses are required to have workers compensation insurance by law. While this is a deservedly vital part of any company, the financial aspect cannot...
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Whether you run a small local business or a large corporation, the reality is you can be made personally liable for an accident, injury, or breach of law that occurs within your company, be it an alleged or actual occurrence. Australia is a highly regulated country, and while that brings with it many benefits in terms of levels of superior safety standards, service excellence, and high levels of compliance, it also means managing a company comes with serious responsibilities.  Management...
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No matter the size and scale of your building project, insurance is one area no one can afford to overlook. Whether you’re working on a large-scale commercial project or building someone’s dream home, the right cover can safeguard your business as well as the property in development. Depending on the type of work being carried out, as a tradie, contractor, or lead builder, different forms of insurance will be recommended, and it’s vital to sort essential cover from redundant alternatives....
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All sectors in the mining industry carry their own risks which can only be safeguarded against with the right insurance cover. Contractors should be aware that civil and mining insurance is vital for their company, and consideration should be taken as to which insurance policies are essential when developing a risk management plan. When working with mine sites and energy storage or generation sites, contracts often include requirements for specific insurance cover you may not already hold. Whether you’re looking...
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While it is common knowledge that Workers Compensation Insurance is compulsory in Western Australia, a large number of workers do not know or understand the process of filing a Workers Compensation Claim. If you need to file a Workers Comp Claim, you want clear cut instructions. This is an area where being precise matters, and mistakes will make a stressful situation worse. The following is a guide to help you file a Workers’ Compensation Claim and navigate the Western Australian...
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