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Insurance not ‘quasi-regulator’ of building standards: NIBA

14 October 2019

Sub-par building quality is the culprit behind the construction industry’s professional indemnity crisis, and governments must focus on the issue...

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icare pledges to listen after appointing customer advocate

14 October 2019

NSW state insurer icare has appointed an independent customer advocate to engage with customers and stakeholders to understand workers’ compensation scheme concerns...

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Senator pushes for action on premium woes

14 October 2019

Queensland Senator Nita Green has called on the Federal Government to act on the long-running insurance problem besetting northern Australia by adopting controversial measures proposed by the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission...

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Insurers welcome quad bike safety move

14 October 2019

QBE and IAG have welcomed moves by the Federal Government to require quad bikes to meet minimum safety standards...

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ICA urges rethink of add-on sales deferment model

14 October 2019

The Insurance Council of Australia has voiced concerns “beneficial insurance products” could be forced to observe the four-day pause period Treasury intends to apply to all add-ons available to consumers...

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SA orders cladding repairs for risky buildings

14 October 2019

A SA Government cladding audit of buildings has identified 28 private residential blocks in urgent need of remediation works...

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Christchurch service resolves 608 claims in first year

14 October 2019

The Greater Christchurch Claims Resolution Service has resolved 608 claims in its first year of operation...

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