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Professional Indemnity insurance: Why would you need it?

I run a small business with a local directory. A few months ago, I produced an advertisement for one of my regular clients, nothing too big, just a newspaper spot, which I had done many times before. This advertisement was promoting his business, listing his phone number and web address.

For some reason, I printed the […]

Some tool stole my tools

So I woke up yesterday, checked the four tradie jobs I had scheduled to do that day, got dressed, and walked out my front door.

And then my heart sank. My van, parked in my driveway, full of my equipment and power tools had been broken into, and practically everything was stolen. It was gutted, and […]

What if your trade gets interrupted, lost, stolen or sued?

Being a tradie is challenging enough without having to worry about your tools getting stolen, a client or principal taking legal action against you, or the cost to your business (and your family’s lifestyle) if you become unable to earn a living.

If you run a trades business, there are some very real risks that […]

The worst thing happened at work

I own a national construction business which operates Australia-wide. The business employs over 60 staff across Australia, in a few different capacities.

Last month, the unthinkable happened – Trevor, one of my employees in Victoria, had a workplace accident and lost a finger in an industrial saw.

It’s hard to appreciate how it feels when someone […]

One Stupid Mistake

… well, that could have ended my career. I have an electrician business with my longtime business partner.

last year, were did a job on a building which featured motorised vents.

We’ve been doing jobs like this for over 15 years, and it was something we considered an easy gig. Despite this, somehow the wiring was reinstalled […]

Noel Carter and the team at RP Fremantle Congratulate The Flower Factory and Varnish….

The Flour Factory and Varnish on King, clients of Noel Carter and the team at RP Fremantle received some attention from the press (and a few celebrities) recently:

From The West Australian, June 26 2015

The northern reaches of King and Queen Street are coming alive as sharp operators realise the advantage they’ll have when the King […]

Reliance Partners WA Oaks Race Day

WA Reliance Partners and clients had a great day out at the races with the Reliance Partners WA Oaks Race at Ascot Racecourse on Saturday 28th March 2015. Reliance Group is a major sponsor of the event, and our very own Noel Carter, Director of RP Fremantle presented the trophy to the winning horse and […]

2014 CROP INSURANCE…… We’ve Got You Covered!

Agreed Value Cover
When completing a Crop Declaration, you will need to provide an insured value and insured yield for each crop. These can be increased or reduced at any time up until the Final Revision Date.

Save with our Reducing Excess Benefit
By insuring with CGU Insurance, you have the benefit of the Reducing Excess and the […]

Ever had a claim declined by an insurer?

We all know that sinking feeling when you have an accident or incident that requires an insurance claim. That feeling only gets worse if your insurance claim is declined and you’re left out of pocket.

Declined insurance claims are unfortunately an all too common occurrence. However, don’t assume that the initial ‘no’ you receive from your […]

RKCC Telstra Awards Night

 

RP Rockingham recently sponsored the Rockingham Kwinana Chamber of Commerce Telstra Awards Night. The prize offered was a $3000 voucher for insurance, and was won by Gecko Blue Interiors.

Pictured above are the team from RP Rockingham (left) and on the right, Paul Flannery and his wife, along with Ray Briene from Gecko Blue. Congratulations Ray!