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9 Apr

Shire counts cyclone costs

Up to $10 million of disaster relief funding and a $380,000 insurance claim will be lodged by the Shire of Broome after two cyclones and a low-pressure system hammered the town within five weeks of each other.

Insurance legislative changes in Australia
5 Apr

Sweeping legislative changes could impact industry

With the Royal Commission into misconduct in the banking, superannuation and financial services industry already in full swing, regulatory changes are top of mind for many both within and outside the insurance industry.

Insurance News | Data breach
3 Apr

Australia among regional leaders for cyber penalties

Australia is one of the strictest countries in the Asia-Pacific region when it comes to data breach penalties, a new report has found.

Data breach notification scheme
28 Mar

Mandatory breach notification: one month on

In the short time since the late February rollout of Australia’s mandatory breach notification scheme, the privacy commissioner has already been notified of 31 breaches, an Aon expert has said.

Debbie the second most costly cyclone in Australia's history
26 Mar

Debbie the second most costly cyclone in Australia's history

CYCLONE Debbie is officially Australia's second most expensive cyclone, costing more than $1.71 billion to fix damage from Townsville in Queensland's north to Lismore in NSW.

Insurance news | Bushfires Melbourne
22 Mar

Insurance Council of Australia declares southwest bushfires a catastrophe

THE devastating bushfires in the state’s southwest last weekend have already cost insurers $12 million in damages.

Just PI insurance | Weather forecast
19 Mar

Brace for more rains, floods - BoM

The Bureau of Meteorology (BoM) has issued a 'flood watch' for coastal catchments from Ingham to Daintree in Queensland, as it forecasted further rainfall to lash across the state's northernmost region.

16 Mar

90% of organisations concerned about insider attacks

Among businesses today, the awareness of the threat of cyberattacks and cybercrime from insiders is gaining prominence.

Is insurtech moving to the mainstream?
14 Mar

Is insurtech moving to the mainstream?

Insurtech could be moving more towards the mainstream of the industry, an expert has said.

Cyber security news
12 Mar

JLT cyber leader calls for 'attitudinal shifts' toward risk

A visiting cyber specialist from London has urged tech chiefs to focus on “internal collaboration” and treat potential cyberattacks not just as an IT security risk, but a strategic business one.


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