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Museum insurance explained simply

07 November 2016 - 10:51AM

Understanding insurance needs, options and obligations is a challenge for every organisation. Museums and galleries face the additional challenge of having to insure collections, displays, contractors, volunteers and more. So it's no surprise that, for many professionals, museum insurance seems needlessly complicated.

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How to prepare for a jewellery insurance valuation

21 October 2016 - 10:43AM

Christmas is coming. And while competition and rising rents have dampened profitability in jewellery retailing, sales figures for the holiday season look promising:

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Hype and histrionics: tattoo ink safety, and how to make sure you're using the right inks

12 October 2016 - 09:00AM

The tattoo industry was left reeling last month after a damning report into tattoo ink safety, released by the National Industrial Chemicals Notification and Assessment Scheme (NICNAS), revealed that specific tattoo inks ‘likely being used in Australia’ are either unsafe or not fit for purpose.

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Many hands make light work: how to make the most of your museums volunteer programs

12 October 2016 - 09:00AM

Volunteering is big in Australia. Over 6.1 million Australian adults have participated in formal volunteering, and a quick unfiltered search on (a not-for-profit search platform run by SEEK Limited) returns over one thousand pages of volunteering opportunities across the country.  

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Too much of a stretch? Why insurance for yoga teachers is so important

07 October 2016 - 09:00AM

When Janine* encouraged one of her students to try out a new yoga position, little did she realise it might put her own entire livelihood at risk.

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SA power outage: how would your business cope?

04 October 2016 - 09:00AM

Small businesses across South Australia face an anxious wait to see if their insurance policies will pay out on losses caused by last week’s state-wide blackout.

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Insurance lessons from the Forbes floods

28 September 2016 - 10:24AM

According to Gallagher, the Forbes floods in are a reminder to small businesses across Australia of the need to be prepared for natural disasters.

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BREAKING NEWS: Adelaide extreme weather event

28 September 2016 - 09:00AM

28 Sept 2016

Extreme weather conditions continue to impact on South Australia following severe storms on Wednesday that have left more than 70,000 people without power. With more heavy rain and stormy conditions forecast for today (Thursday) as an intense low-pressure system moves across the state. Extreme weather conditions are expected to also affect Victoria and Western NSW and deliver...

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What recruitment and labour hire agencies need to know about health and safety in the workplace

26 September 2016 - 09:00AM

Healthy and safety in the workplace is everyone’s responsibility. But did you know that recruitment professionals and labour hire agencies have particular obligations under the Work Health and Safety Act 2011?

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The importance of a Hire Agreement review

22 September 2016 - 04:00PM

With damage waivers being an area of uncertainty for many hire and rental industry professionals, Gallagher is urging those in the industry to consider a Hire Agreement review to confirm their insurance program covers all bases.

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