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The business insurance checklist you need when crisis is the new business reality

- November 12, 2021 4 MIN READ

Many business owners will tell you that the key to their success is resilience. With economic turmoil, supply-chain disruptions, severe weather events and now, the reality of a pandemic, it seems the threats to small business just keep growing. The good news is that you can mitigate those riskswrites Daniel Sandaver, Co-Founder and Managing Director… Read more »

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Australia’s amusement industry in dire need of help says Small and Family Business Ombudsman

- October 20, 2021 2 MIN READ

The nation’s amusement, leisure, and recreation sector is facing an insurance crisis that could force many of our best-known attractions to shut their doors due to a lack of adequate cover. An interim report commissioned by the Australian Small Business and Family Enterprise Ombudsman, Bruce Billson, describes a “clear and present danger” to the sector.… Read more »

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Ombudsman goes into bat for amusement park industry over insurance lockouts

- June 7, 2021 2 MIN READ

The Australian Small Business and Family Enterprise Ombudsman, Bruce Billson, has taken up the cause of the members of the Australian Amusement, Leisure and Recreation Association, many of whom face imminent closure following their inability to obtain essential insurance coverage. Ombudsman launches Review of Discretionary Mutual Fund proposal Billson has launched a review of the… Read more »

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Is your business ready for disaster?

- January 18, 2021 2 MIN READ

A new report commissioned by Business Australia has found despite the impacts of COVID and natural disasters, small business owners still fail to insure their businesses against unforeseen events. The report found 62 per cent of Australia’s small business owners still have not taken out adequate cover. This leaves many businesses vulnerable to cost blowouts should… Read more »

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Small Business Ombudsman launches inquiry into insurance practices

- July 28, 2020 2 MIN READ

Small and family businesses that have faced issues with their insurance companies have a new champion, with the Australian Small Business and Family Enterprise Ombudsman Kate Carnell launching an inquiry into their practices today. Carnell is concerned about a growing trend of insurance companies denying small businesses insurance and pricing them out of the market.… Read more »

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Insuretech startup Coverhero launches hustle cover for freelancers

- January 7, 2020 2 MIN READ

Aussie insurtech company, Coverhero has announced its first product Hustle Cover, an instant and customisable income protection insurance product tailored for freelancers and those in the gig economy. With more than 1.5 million Australians now working as independent contractors, according to 2018 ABS data, Hustle Cover has been designed to cater to the change in… Read more »


Bunnings partners with Evari on new insurance offering for tradies

- November 14, 2019 < 1 MIN READ

Tradies looking for a simple flexible solution to their insurance needs may now look no further than their local Bunnings, with the hardware supply giant announcing a partnership with Evari. The partnership announced today will provide tradies with access to an online offering that makes managing your insurance needs simple. Better yet, Bunnings PowerPass members… Read more »