Tradies: Protect your business with tool insurance

Incidents of tool theft occur all over Australia, with power tools being a key target for thieves. If you’re an Aussie tradie, you’ll know how valuable and essential your tools really are. If you were a victim of theft, would you be able to turn up the next day and keep working? The likely answer is no – most tradies can’t work without their supplies. Without tool insurance you would have to dig into your own savings to replace your tools.

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Is COVID-19 threatening your business?

Australian businesses have been urged to recognise the significant level of ransomware threat from cyber adversaries. Scamwatch has received over 3,900 scam reports mentioning the coronavirus with over $3.1 million in reported losses since the outbreak of COVID-19. Ransomware acts as a method of extortion, locking a computer’s content and displaying a message requiring victims to pay a ransom in order for them to regain access. The emails delivering ransomware to victims often mirror the branding of trusted and reputable corporations as part of their techniques.

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Being prepared for a drastic bushfire season

Being prepared for a bushfire will help save lives, save buildings, and help keep destruction to a minimum. Ensuring that you have enough insurance to cover any damages or losses from a bushfire can also form part of your survival plan - knowing that you can rebuild will be a huge weight lifted should anything happen to your property.

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What are the risks of being underinsured or uninsured?

We've all heard stories about insurance claims not being paid out based on a technicality or some minor detail, and it always seems to be at the worst time in someone's life. An unexpected disaster resulting in injury or damage to your property can be stressful at the best of times, but imagine not being insured enough to cover the cost of the most basic of repairs let alone sufficient to rebuild if required.

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