While damage to homes often receives media coverage in the event of a major flood, businesses are just as at risk when a weather event of this nature happens. So it pays to understand how insurance responds in the event of a flood or storm. Let's look at flood first.After a number of … [Read more...] about What’s the difference in the way insurers treat storms and flood?
This publication provides Finity’s half-yearly view of the Australian General Insurance market for Steadfast brokers. In this edition we:Provide our view of rate changes, capacity and profitability across various classes of business. Analyse the recent experience and provide a Finity … [Read more...] about Market Report
Eli Tatarka Scott Winton Insurance Brokers Account managerAge: 27Congratulations, to Eli Tatarka. He has been selected for the Insurance Business Young Guns 2019 list. This is a fantastic achievement that really sets him apart in the industry as one to watch.For Eli Tatarka, … [Read more...] about Eli Tatarka – Young guns 2019
Australians are increasingly working from home, with the most recent data from the Australian Bureau of Statistics indicating at least a third of us choose to work from home at least part of the time.A study by future trends research house McCrindle shows there are lots of different reasons why … [Read more...] about The insurance implications of working from home
Telematics technology has proven benefits when it comes to encouraging more responsible driving, with research indicating better driver behaviour is one of the main advantages in using this innovation.Black box or telematics technology is a way for businesses to collect data on how their … [Read more...] about Telematics continues to evolve in insurance
NIBA has today finalised the full set of state winners for its broker of the year and young professional broker awards.The last of the winners to be named, for SA/NT, are broker Kevin Loader of Gallagher and young professional Jessica Dametto of Webber Insurance Group.Five state … [Read more...] about NIBA names full suite of winning brokers
Communication is key Increase staff awareness about social engineering fraud at all levels and across all parts of the business, in particular those who are likely to liaise with third parties and clients, not just thefinance department. Quite often it’s the staff who deal with … [Read more...] about Best Practices to Prevent Becoming a Victim of Social Engineering Fraud
The judging process for the 2019 Australian Achiever Awards for Australia's Finance & Insurance Services category was completed on 26th June. Scott Winton Insurance Brokers Pty Ltd scored a highly recommended 94.46%. Now into its twenty-second year, the Australian Achiever Awards are an … [Read more...] about Scott Winton wins for customer satisfaction