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  1. Roofers caught in ACCC hailstorm enforcement
    The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission has taken action against two Sydney roofers over Facebook messages about raising prices after tennis-ball sized hailstorms caused widespread property damage last year...
    Daily | 11 Dec 2019 04:17pm
  2. Industry set for more growth: S&P
    Australia’s general insurance industry is on track to perform solidly over the next few years, S&P says in a new report issued today, citing hardening rates and an all-out efficiency drive as key factors that will support earnings growth...
    Daily | 11 Dec 2019 04:13pm
  3. Catastrophes send insurance profits plummeting
    Insurance industry profits fell 12% to $4.4 billion last financial year as catastrophes such as the Sydney hailstorms and the Townsville floods increased natural hazard costs, a KPMG annual review shows...
    Daily | 11 Dec 2019 04:08pm
  4. Tower starts search as CEO decides to return to Australia
    Tower CEO Richard Harding will leave the Auckland-based insurer and return to Australia toward the end of next year after deciding not to extend his contract past its current term...
    Daily | 10 Dec 2019 04:13pm
  5. Building Ministers’ Forum sees fixing PI crisis as a priority
    Resolving the months-long professional indemnity insurance crisis in the construction sector is set to dominate the agenda at the upcoming Building Ministers’ Forum on Friday in Canberra...
    Daily | 10 Dec 2019 04:02pm
  6. Cyber breaches: companies urged to go above and beyond
    Companies should look beyond compulsory data breach reporting requirements to help mitigate potential reputational damage from cyber attacks...
    Daily | 10 Dec 2019 03:51pm
  7. Regulatory scrutiny is life insurers’ highest hurdle: EY
    More stringent regulation is the top challenge faced by life insurers in Australia and scrutiny of commissions here may limit investment in technology, a new report from EY says...
    Life Insurance | 09 Dec 2019 02:28pm
  8. Claims delays: AMP answers consumer group’s broadside
    AMP Life is defending its claims-handling for group insurance after Choice subsidiary Super Consumers Australia labelled delays “abhorrent” in an open letter...
    Life Insurance | 09 Dec 2019 02:27pm
  9. AFCA attacks use of ‘medical jargon’ in policy
    TAL must pay a trauma claim for a customer who suffered a heart attack even though he wasn’t covered by the policy, in a decision influenced by the emerging controversy over universal terms and conditions and criticising the Life Insurance Code of Practice...
    Life Insurance | 09 Dec 2019 02:27pm
  10. Don’t ignore insurance, ASIC warns funds’ advisers
    The corporate regulator is warning superfunds providing scaled advice to members to address members’ insurance needs, after uncovering a number of cases where advisers inappropriately excluded insurance from discussions...
    Life Insurance | 09 Dec 2019 02:26pm
  11. Employees ‘don’t understand life insurance benefits’
    Life insurance policies are rated as key employee benefits, yet only 60% of employees understand how they work, a MetLife report says...
    Life Insurance | 09 Dec 2019 02:26pm
  12. OnePath must pay more interest in AFCA decision
    OnePath must pay extra interest on a total and permanent disability benefit amount for a claim that it took more than three years to accept, the Australian Financial Complaints Authority says...
    Life Insurance | 09 Dec 2019 02:25pm
  13. TAL continues free pop-up skin clinics for beachgoers
    Life insurer TAL is raising skin-cancer awareness with free pop-up skin check clinics at three of Australia’s most popular beaches as summer gets underway...
    Life Insurance | 09 Dec 2019 02:24pm
  14. High-risk workers also risk being uninsured
    Some superannuation members in dangerous jobs may be left uninsured in a workplace accident if their superfund decides it is too difficult to apply an exemption in recent super insurance legislation, according to a new paper...
    Life Insurance | 09 Dec 2019 02:24pm
  15. Summer threatens ‘terrible trifecta’
    This summer of 2019-20 is shaping up as a “terrible trifecta” of heatwaves, drought and bushfires exacerbated by inaction on climate change, the Climate Council says...
    Local | 09 Dec 2019 02:05pm
  16. NSW braces for heatwave as fires rage on
    Several parts of NSW face very high fire danger today and tomorrow, the NSW Rural Fire Service has warned, as crews try to contain dozens of blazes in the state...
    Local | 09 Dec 2019 02:05pm
  17. High Court decision ‘disappointing’, class action funders say
    The Association of Litigation Funders of Australia says a High Court ruling that may prevent some class actions going ahead is disappointing...
    Local | 09 Dec 2019 02:04pm
  18. In Insurance News magazine this month
    The NSW and Queensland spring bushfires caught everyone by surprise, and now the states – and insurers – are bracing for a summer like no other Australia has ever experienced. In the December/January edition of Insurance News magazine our editorial team talks to victims, firefighters and scientists to understand the causes and the consequences as we prepare for a fiery summer...
    Local | 09 Dec 2019 02:03pm
  19. Diminishing returns: claimant loses dispute over new TV
    A Suncorp customer has failed in his bid to have his damaged TV replaced with a similar top-of-the-range model or be compensated $2300, the amount that he paid 11 years ago for the item...
    Local | 09 Dec 2019 02:03pm
  20. EQC funds 16 projects to reduce disaster risk
    New Zealand’s Earthquake Commission will provide funding of $NZ1 million for 16 research projects that could help reduce the impact of natural disasters...
    Local | 09 Dec 2019 02:02pm

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