With Cyclone Dylan threatening properties and homes across north Queensland, now is great time to remind business owners how to recover from extreme weather events. If your business is in an area that has been threatened by flooding in the[…]
Businesses will benefit from national ‘Repeal Day’
The government has made a commitment to cut red and green tape restricting business from reaching their full potential. A national ‘Repeal Day’ was announced by Leader of the House and Minister for Education Christopher Pyne on January 13. This[…]
What is professional indemnity?
Even when your business follows all codes, regulations and best practices, mistakes and errors can occur. When a failure, omission or error causes financial loss for an external party, they may seek damages. Under the Trade Practices Act (1974), you[…]
Are you protected from cyber attack?
Australian organisations are encouraged to review their business insurance policy to ensure they are protected from cyber threats this year. The call comes from the National Insurance Brokers Association after news broke of a massive data breach that affected more[…]
Local loyalty revealed in Australia Day Index
Retailers in Australia should benefit from a strong sense of local loyalty over this long weekend, according to the 2014 Australia Day Index from Westpac. Australian patriotism has inspired nine out of ten Aussie consumers to declare their loyalty to[…]
More drought funding available.
Persistent drought conditions in Queensland have encouraged the Newman Government to contribute an additional $20 million in funding on top of their $31 million commitment to support struggling producers. Two-thirds of Queensland has been declared in drought since late last[…]