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Gallagher women in focus: meet our National Head of Transport Roz Shaw

09 November 2018 - 03:50PM

After a 30-year career in running her family’s transport business Gallagher National Head of Transport Roz Shaw made a sideways step into an equally high-level role in insurance, hitting the ground with the engine running, so to speak.

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New international report rates Gallagher as marine and cargo leader

08 November 2018 - 02:00PM

Gallagher is among the key players listed in a new report which analyses cargo insurance offerings by company and region, including the Asia-Pacific.

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Developing the next generation of transport workers

08 November 2018 - 02:00PM

The transport and logistics industry is grappling with meeting doubled demand for freight services by 2030. Challenges include a diminishing workforce in an industry plagued by ‘blokey’ stereotypes, but there are definite signs of change.

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Gary O’Meara named Gallagher Parramatta Branch Manager

07 November 2018 - 12:27PM

Gallagher has announced that Gary O’Meara has been named as Branch Manager for the firm’s Parramatta office.

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Energy security is only as good as the sector’s next weakest link

02 November 2018 - 02:00PM

It’s an event oil and gas executives in WA remember very well. On 3 June 2008, a corroded gas pipeline ruptured, causing a crippling explosion at a processing plant on Varanus Island, off the state’s Northwest coast.

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Blockchain: undercooked and overhyped?

02 November 2018 - 10:00AM

Almost from its inception financial institutions have recognised the potential of blockchain for fast, secure transactions, but is the Australian market ready for this cryptocurrency-based technology?

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Gallagher Perth 'Magnificent 17' complete army assault course for charity

01 November 2018 - 04:19PM

Seventeen members of the Gallagher Perth team did it the hard way as they completed a gruelling 6.5km army-style obstacle course on Saturday 27 October to raise funds for the Soldier On charity.

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How can the PBS scheme make Australian transport competitive globally?

01 November 2018 - 02:00PM

After years of lobbying by the transport industry a standardised national scheme for classifying vehicle combinations and matching them to permissible access to road networks has come into effect in Australia. But is this enough?

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Goodwin at the double as Adelaide United win FFA Cup

31 October 2018 - 12:29PM

Adelaide United have become the first side to win the FFA Cup twice thanks to a 2-1 victory over Sydney FC.

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Farm insurance - your basic guide

30 October 2018 - 02:00PM

When it comes to organising farm insurance, it can be difficult to know where to start. The first thing to remember about farm insurance is that it isn’t just one insurance policy, it is many. 

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Chet Richardson takes up Gallagher WA Sales Leader role

30 October 2018 - 11:47AM

Chet Richardson has joined Gallagher from insurer IAG to take up the newly created Sales Leader WA role, based out of Perth.

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Thanks to our 2018 Gallagher Wine and Cheese Evening fundraising supporters

29 October 2018 - 02:00PM

Previous fundraising records for YWCA Australia were broken when Gallagher hosted members of the insurance industry at the 2018 Gallagher Wine and Cheese Evening – and guests came to the party in a big way.

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Gallagher women in focus: meet Manager, Planning and Projects Kirrilee Alexander

26 October 2018 - 02:00PM

Always a high level thinker, Kirrilee Alexander joined the insurance industry after writing a wish list of what she wanted from a career. As a strategist she constantly consults with key stakeholders, maintaining an unruffled equanimity in the face of complex requirements and operations with overlapping deadlines.

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Follow the road to the FFA Cup final

26 October 2018 - 10:00AM

A total of 781 teams entered the FFA Cup and now only two remain. Adelaide United and Sydney FC will renew their rivalry in the 2018 FFA Cup final, to be held at Coopers Stadium on 30 October, in a rematch of the 2017 decider.

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Gallagher branches combine to raise more than $10,000 for drought-hit farmers

25 October 2018 - 02:01PM

Fundraising efforts across the Gallagher branch network all over Australia have raised more than $10,000 for drought-hit farming communities.

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University lawsuit highlights growing risk

24 October 2018 - 02:00PM

A recent lawsuit between a student and Monash University has highlighted a growing risk for the higher education sector.

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Three risks to watch when engaging with external contractors

24 October 2018 - 10:00AM

Disability support service providers know getting the job done can involve engaging a contractor. This decision comes with its own set of risks, whether it involves the services of another organisation or a single independent contractor.

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Gallagher Alice Springs' Andrew McCormack lands NT broker prize

23 October 2018 - 11:54AM

Andrew McCormack, an Account Executive at Gallagher Alice Springs, claimed the Senior Broker of the Year title at the Northern Territory Insurance Awards.

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Paramedics insurance a must as professional registration deadline looms

22 October 2018 - 03:28PM

Paramedicine officially becomes a nationally regulated profession on 1 December 2018, meaning all paramedics must register with the Paramedicine Board of Australia to protect their status.

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Letters of the law: the ADGSM, Australian LNG and regulatory risk

16 October 2018 - 02:00PM

There is no domestic gas shortage to worry about according to the Australian Energy Market Operator, which informed the market in a recent 2018 outlook that the east coast shortfall feared in 2017 had been successfully averted.

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