Gallagher's Chief Executive - Australia, Sarah Lyons, was one of a panel of leaders who recently conferred on the state of the industry at a recent meeting hosted by NIBA in Sydney.
Canstar Blue’s 2017 review of Australian challenger banks should give the big four (CBA, Westpac, ANZ and NAB) a short, sharp jolt. The challenger banks are doing it better in areas that matter to their customers.
Gallagher's commitment to ethical business practices has been recognised by the Ethisphere Institute for the seventh consecutive year.
Gallagher has jumped onboard with Insurtech Australia, an organisation launched in October 2017 to network with global counterparts to facilitate global collaboration in adopting insurance technology.
Australia’s climate presents particular challenges in terms of food handling. Every year a number of food outlets experience contamination incidents and resultant damages cases, spiking insurance costs for the businesses concerned, but the smart money is on managing the risk – before and after the event.
Short answer: life happens. With the best planning in the world you will still sometimes have to deal with the unexpected. And when it happens to your livelihood the unexpected can trip a cascade effect and balloon into a disaster scenario.
The insurance industry demonstrated its caring side in action at the 2017 Gallagher Wine and Cheese Evening, raising $20,000 for YWCA NSW from donations and activities on the night, and bringing Gallagher’s total charitable contributions to the organisation to nearly $300,000.
Gallagher Brisbane corporate giving volunteers teamed up with the Salvos to donate their time to delivering Christmas cheer during the hectic last week before the holidays as their contribution to the 90,000 hours of charitable activities the company is logging to celebrate Gallagher’s 90th anniversary in business.
Ask yourself, what would happen if you had to cease trading for an extended period of time? You would still have overheads and running costs to pay – except that without an income you couldn’t. And that, in a nutshell, is why you need business interruption insurance.