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Insurers back NSW's engineer registration scheme

24 February 2020

A NSW bill that would require practising engineers to be registered is being supported by the Insurance Council of Australia...

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icare flags 'fee for outcome' system

24 February 2020

NSW state insurer icare wants to introduce a "fee for outcome" system that would remunerate service-providers on the rehabilitation or return to work outcomes of injured workers...

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Access fee waived for bushfire building standards

24 February 2020

The Federal Government has made access to the national bushfire construction standard free of charge until June 30 next year...

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NZ sets rules for quake-strengthening assistance

24 February 2020

New Zealand has released eligibility criteria for financial assistance to help apartment and unit owners meet earthquake-prone building remediation costs...

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QBE workers' comp claims role set for May start

24 February 2020

QBE will start offering NSW workers' compensation claims management services to the scheme's largest customers from May 1 under reforms to improve choice...

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Insurers wary of changes to corporate criminal responsibility

24 February 2020

Proposed changes to the corporate criminal responsibility regime could "add complexity to individual liability" in areas where the Banking Executive Accountability Regime applies, the Insurance Council of Australia has warned in a submission...

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