insuranceNEWS.com.au http://www.insurancenews.com.au/ General insurance and financial services news from Australia and around the world en-au admin@insurancenews.com.au Copyright 2017 Flammable cladding: ignoring the alarms http://www.insurancenews.com.au/analysis/flammable-cladding-ignoring-the-alarms http://www.insurancenews.com.au/analysis/flammable-cladding-ignoring-the-alarms London’s Grenfell Tower disaster, which has so far claimed 79 lives, looks to have kicked Australian authorities into action on flammable cladding.

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Mon, 26 Jun 2017 12:23:00 +1000
June renewals: rising at last http://www.insurancenews.com.au/analysis/june-renewals-rising-at-last http://www.insurancenews.com.au/analysis/june-renewals-rising-at-last The soft market may finally be behind us, as brokers report underwriters successfully pushing through rate increases in the June renewals…

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Mon, 19 Jun 2017 11:01:00 +1000
The Berejiklian backflip: chaos reigns http://www.insurancenews.com.au/analysis/the-berejiklian-backflip-chaos-reigns http://www.insurancenews.com.au/analysis/the-berejiklian-backflip-chaos-reigns NSW insurance brokers are in a unique position to observe the impact of the State Government’s remarkable backflip on emergency services levy reform…

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Tue, 13 Jun 2017 10:41:00 +1000
ESL backflip is beyond belief http://www.insurancenews.com.au/analysis/esl-backflip-is-beyond-belief http://www.insurancenews.com.au/analysis/esl-backflip-is-beyond-belief Insurers hauled before a public inquiry a couple of weeks ago to explain their plans for removing the emergency services levy from property policies in NSW may now be wondering why they bothered…

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Mon, 05 Jun 2017 11:52:00 +1000
Motoring along: the many routes towards automation http://www.insurancenews.com.au/analysis/motoring-along-the-many-routes-towards-automation http://www.insurancenews.com.au/analysis/motoring-along-the-many-routes-towards-automation The race to develop and deploy fully automated vehicles shows no sign of slowing, and one insurer is determined to stay ahead of the pack…

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Mon, 29 May 2017 11:17:00 +1000
SME index: now for the good news http://www.insurancenews.com.au/analysis/sme-index-now-for-the-good-news http://www.insurancenews.com.au/analysis/sme-index-now-for-the-good-news The first tranche of results from Vero’s annual SME Insurance Index earlier this year made sobering reading for brokers, showing that demand for their services has declined…

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Mon, 22 May 2017 10:41:00 +1000