You are here

Far-Out Friday – spaced-out insurance policies
28 Sep

Far-Out Friday – spaced-out insurance policies

We’re often told to “reach for the stars” in our endeavours – but it’s not usually meant so literally.


Yet many insurers around the world have done just that, by offering insurance against alien abduction.

Media, entertainment industry not ready for cyber risk
26 Sep

Media, entertainment industry not ready for cyber risk

More than half of media and entertainment firms experienced three or more cyber attacks over a 12-month period, according to a new survey from specialist insurer Hiscox.

Restoring integrity to the insurance industry
24 Sep

Restoring integrity to the insurance industry


With the insurance hearings of the Financial Services Royal Commission currently underway, explosive revelations about unethical and illegal practices within the industry have dominated media headlines.

Double bounced: Why jumpy insurers are hopping out of the trampoline business
20 Sep

Double bounced: Why jumpy insurers are hopping out of the trampoline business

Bouncing on backyard trampolines is a national pastime in Australia, so when the worldwide trampoline park trend took off, we were quick to jump on it.

More than 60 Melbourne cranes stop work after WorkSafe investigates Box Hill death
14 Sep

More than 60 Melbourne cranes stop work after WorkSafe investigates Box Hill death

Worksites in Victoria have been told to stop using dozens of cranes, and conduct safety checks on others, after investigators found the death of a Melbourne worker was likely caused by a mechanical failure.

This is the royal commission grilling that sparked a record class action against Australia’s banks
12 Sep

This is the royal commission grilling that sparked a record class action against Australia’s banks

THIS is the grilling that blew the lid on a massive rip-off affecting millions of people — and could see you refunded up to $3000.

Royal commission to zero in on insurers
10 Sep

Royal commission to zero in on insurers


The financial services royal commission will turn its sights to the insurance sector when it resumes public hearings on Monday.

Australian organisations struggling with compliance, security report says
6 Sep

Australian organisations struggling with compliance, security report says

A new report from Gemalto claims Australian organisations may be falling short when it comes to compliance with data security regulations.

The crazy risks Australians are taking behind the wheel
4 Sep

The crazy risks Australians are taking behind the wheel

It's not technically illegal to wear thongs while driving but it could still end up costing you.

Pages

  • Allianz Insurance
  • Liberty International Underwriters
  • Vero
  • Medisure Indemnity Australia
  • The Underwriters Agency
  • Chubb
  • Procover
  • QBE
  • Sterling Insurance
  • CGU
  • Dual