Human error is a key reason why data breaches occur. The Office of the Australian Information Commissioner’s (OAIC) first annual report on the notifiable data breaches (NDB) scheme shows it received 964 notifications from 1 April 2018 to 31 March 2019, a 712% increase on the previous voluntary … [Read more...] about Report highlights cyber risks magnitude
I was reviewing a long-term clients renewal the other day and as it was time to approach alternative insurer markets on their behalf, I obtained updated information about the client’s situation and sent the quote request details out. Due to my clients occupation, I had a few declines back quickly … [Read more...] about Know the client. Know the policy.
Many Australians, especially those who own businesses, discover they don’t have the cover they need in the worst possible circumstances. Insurance is one of those subjects that many people glaze over. So, just to test how knowledgeable you are about this important but unsexy topic, see how many … [Read more...] about How to minimise being underinsured
We handle many motor vehicle policies for our clients. The types of vehicles range from the family car, food vans and commercial vehicles right through to long haul truck fleets. During 2018 we handled about 200 motor vehicle claims. Many of these claims it is fairly clear who is at fault, … [Read more...] about Motor Vehicle Claims
We have teamed up with Steadfast and nib Health Funds to bring you access to great value health cover including a corporate discount. Flexible covers to suit your needs nib have a range of products that will suit your needs. Features include: Unlimited Australia-wide … [Read more...] about We’ve teamed up with Steadfast and nib
We're pleased to announce that City Rural Insurance Brokers are finalists in the 2019 Insurance Business Awards for the category - Brokerage of the Year (6-20 staff). The event defines excellence in the insurance industry, recognising the achievements of outstanding brokers, brokerages, insurers, … [Read more...] about Awards Finalists
Last night was the Awards presentation night for the 2019 Helpmann Academy Graduate Exhibition. City Rural Insurance is the Major Event Partner for this event, now in its 25th year. We sponsor The City Rural Insurance / Helpmann Travel Award Valued at $5,000. This award provides the winner with … [Read more...] about The City Rural Insurance / Helpmann Travel Award
The UK's Grenfell Tower disaster has had widespread implications for professionals in Australia's construction industry. Here's how to help protect yourself if you're a contractor who's worked on any Australian building project. The UK Grenfell Tower disaster claimed the lives of 72 people on 14 … [Read more...] about How to protect your business against non-compliant cladding