The Secret to Understanding Your Personal Insurance Needs

When you work hard, it’s important to ensure you, your family and property are well protected should the worst happen.

The Insurance Policies All Sole Traders Need

If you’re working as a sole trader, having the right insurance is essential to protect your best asset: you. 

How to Make Sure Your Heavy Machinery Is Protected

If you’re running a business that relies on a fleet of heavy machinery or equipment to deliver its services, then ...

The 5 Most Common Insurance Claims for Small Business

If you’re running a small business, it’s essential to have the right amount of insurance to protect you from the ...

The Secret of a Successful Insurance Claim

Making a successful insurance claim can be a challenge, especially when you have limited knowledge and experience ...

Keeping Your Business Details Up to Date - Why It's so Important

When it comes to insurance, most of us take a set and forget attitude until renewal time. This might be fine for your ...

Why small businesses  need product liability  insurance

Product liability cover can vary, with claims depending on the individual business and the product it sells. ...

Do You Recognise the 3 Early Warning Signs of a Bad Insurance Broker?

While most insurance brokers are trustworthy and honest, the industry can have a few bad apples who don’t follow best ...

Everything You Need To Know About Heavy Machinery Insurance

If you use heavy machinery in your business, such as earthmoving equipment, you’ll want to ensure that it is protected.

Car Insurance Explained

Whether you’re buying your first car or just a new, shiny car, it’s important to take out the right car insurance. Car ...

Employee Theft - How To Protect your Business

Employee theft is expensive for small businesses and can be difficult to prevent. That's why it's best to know the most ...

Reduce Your Business Insurance Costs - The Step by Step Guide

Running a business has many expenses and it is important for business owners to look for ways to save money, especially ...

How To Get The Most Out Of Your Insurance Broker

Understanding the world of insurance and figuring out the right cover for your business can be overwhelming. That’s ...

Regional Insurance and austcover Merger

Regional Insurance is pleased to announce a planned merger with Austcover, to offer a unified insurance broking ...

Do You Have Enough Insurance For Your Small business?

Underinsurance remains a serious issue for small businesses, with the Insurance Council of Australia’s (ICA) statistics ...

Owner Builder Insurance: Everything You Need To Know

So you’ve got your owner builders licence, your tools, materials and building plans… You’re ready to start building, ...

A Quintessential Guide to Public Liability Insurance & Cost

Whether you run a business, work as a contractor or are self-employed, it is likely that Public Liability Insurance ...

6 Must-Have Insurance Types Your Business Needs for Protection

As a business, preparing yourself for the unexpected is the smartest thing you can do.

Our Personal Insurance Checklist - Are You Properly Covered?

Personal insurance is arguably the most important type of insurance you can have.

How Working From Home Impacts Insurance

In the wake of the pandemic and all of the subsequent lockdowns, many Australians have gotten used to the working from ...

The Importance Of Keeping Your Details Up-To-Date

It’s a fast moving world, especially at the moment. Even though there’s so much going on, it’s essential to update your ...

How To Fast Track Your Insurance Claim!

Whether you have insurance covering your business, car, home or its contents, it is likely that there will be a time ...

5 Things You Need To Do If Your Business Has Pivoted

Pivoting in business is sometimes unavoidable... and considering the year we’ve had, it is understandable why so many ...

The Ultimate Guide to Business Interruption Insurance

Business Interruption Claims were abundant in 2020 and have led many of us to look closely at Business Insurance ...

Your Business Insurance Checklist for the New Year

The new year is upon us and with the numerous changes that have occurred in the last 12 months, it is important that ...

What's New In Business Insurance in 2021

For many businesses, 2020 proved to be a difficult, and unexpected, challenge. 

10 Reasons to Review Your Business Insurance Policy

Have things changed in your business recently? Then it’s time to review your business insurance policy.

Insurance Premiums on the Rise?

The Australian Insurance Market has long been described as cyclical, for instance: it moves through both hard and soft ...

The Impact of Employee Health and Wellbeing On Your Business

There are a lot of factors to consider when running a business… and this includes the people that work for you.

If You Work In The Mining Industry - You Won't Be Covered Without These 3 Essential Insurance Policies

Everyone knows that working in mining is risky at the best of times… and if you work in the industry, you would have ...

Home and Contents Insurance: The Simple Explanation

Your home and possession have value - both monetary and sentimental. 

COVID-19 Business Interruption Claims

The NSW Court Of Appeal recently heard a test case as to whether certain insurance policies should cover COVID-19 ...

How to Deal with Staff Pilfering from Your Construction Site

Theft from Australian construction sites is disturbingly common and accounts for around $1 billion in costs worldwide. 

Protect Your Mining Team with These Health and Safety Tips

Being one of the most dangerous sectors, the mining industry and its workers are no stranger to risk. Being safe on ...

Doing Business Differently In 2020 and 2021

There is no question that COVID-19 has changed the way we live, work, and transact in 2020. The impacts of these ...

How to Identify The Ideal Customers For Your Business

With every business having its own unique products and services, it’s inevitable that what you are selling isn’t going ...

The 5 Mistakes Every New Business Makes

Starting a business is no small task and everyone makes a few mistakes in the early stages.

Preparing for the storm season ahead

Storms are a part of life for Queenslanders, and as we head into a new season combined with a predicted La Nina climate ...

The Biggest Problems Caused By Not Using A Broker

Insurance can sometimes be a minefield when you’re navigating it yourself.

Why Every Mining Contractor Needs Professional Indemnity Insurance

It’s well known that working in the mining sector comes with a lot of risk.

Public and Products Liability Insurance: A Must Have For All Businesses

If you run a business, you’ll be aware of the importance of the right kind of insurance.

Everything You Need To Know About Mining Insurance

Insurance companies view the mining industry as high-risk and therefore you’ll find exclusions in standard policies for ...

How To Respond To Business Interruption

When a serious event interrupts or even halts business operations, it’s up to owners and leaders to consider how best ...

Thinking Of Taking Up The Cheapest Insurance Premium? Read This First

It can be overwhelming choosing insurance with so many insurers competing for your business these days. And although ...

Everything You Need To Know About Starting A Business

When starting a business, if you fail to plan, you plan to fail. So, let’s avoid that…

How To: Create A Contingency Plan As A Business owner

A contingency plan, also referred to as a disaster recovery plan, is a set of steps, written down and communicated to ...

Things To Look For When Choosing Business insurance

Many business owners become overwhelmed by the number of business insurance options available. Discover the important ...

Do You Need Personal Risk Insurance?

We all know someone who has been forced off work for extended periods due to a serious illness. 

What Our Customers Have Gained From Using A Broker

Whether you need insurance cover for your vehicles, home, farm or business, it may be tempting to seek out the cheapest ...

What To Do If Your Business Becomes Victim To Theft

After working hard to grow your business, getting robbed can come as a shock to the system.

A Business Owner's Guide To Surviving A Recession

Australian gross domestic product (GDP) dropped by 0.3 per cent in the March quarter, the first time the nation has ...

5 Reasons Why You Should Use An Insurance Broker For Your Business

An insurance broker can save you time, money and worry. Just like an accountant or lawyer who provides you with ...

Statutory Liability Insurance Explained

In Australia, government policies regarding Occupational Health & Safety within the workplace have become ...

What Is Product Liability Insurance, And Why Do I Need It?

If you own your own business, it probably comes as no surprise to hear that you have a legal responsibility to members ...

Why Businesses Use An Insurance Broker

Do you shudder with dread when it’s time to choose or review your business insurance?

5 Ways To Ensure You Stay In Business

Businesses face numerous risks that have the potential to cause extensive loss or damage. These could include such ...

Insurance Cover For Growing Businesses

Turning a business idea into a reality can be both exciting and stressful. If you want your dream to take shape and not ...

How Our Insurance Brokers Keep You Covered

Wondering what difference having your own Insurance Broker could make? Regional Insurance Brokers know your business ...

The Insurance Policy That Every Tradie Should Have

The nature of trade work is quite risky. You are susceptible to injuries, property damage, and tool damage. The costs ...

How To Prevent Employee Theft And Dishonesty

Because employee theft is such a widespread issue, it’s important that all business owners, ranging from small ...

Thinking Of Cancelling Your Public and Products Liability Insurance? Consider This First

You will often hear about the difference between liability wordings. Some are known as “Claims Made” wordings and ...

Our Business Initiatives

There have been a flurry of announcements, unveilings and media statements released in the past few weeks. With so much ...

6 Things Insurance Should Cover For The Business Owner

Keeping your business protected from unforeseen events is imperative to any business owner and the overall welfare of ...

Our Response To Covid-19

As you know, this is a difficult and uncertain time as the COVID-19 virus continues to spread and impact our ...

What Is Professional Indemnity?

As part of our blog, Regional Insurance Brokers will look at different types of commercial/corporate, personal and ...

What To Do If An Insurance Company Denies Your Claim

When it comes to the world of insurance, there can unfortunately be those moments where an insurance provider will deny ...

How Regional Insurance Brokers Is Helping Days For Girls

After a long weekend at a Regional Insurance Brokers Conference in Sanctuary Cove, Neil Wallace flew back to Mackay ...

Here's Why Big Data is a Big Deal

Have you recently had an experience where you read an article about a particular topic and then immediately saw an ...

5 Health Hazards That Exist in the Mining Industry

Mines come with their fair share of risks, which all miners need to account for while on the job. In today's blog, ...

Ensuring Your Home Is Secure While You're Away On Holidays

Whether it is a trip to the Great Barrier Reef or just a few days away in the Tambourine Mountains, going away on ...

Protecting Your Business from Burglaries

Contemplating a much needed getaway of the Christmas and New Year’s Holidays but worried about burglaries occurring at ...

High-Density Living: Understanding the Pitfalls

More than 3.2 million Australians live in high-density housing with this figure tipped to increase by another million ...