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Extreme weather warning: severe tropical cyclones heading for NT and WA

22 March 2019 - 10:00AM

Two tropical cyclones are headed for the Northern Territory and Western over the weekend, the Australian Bureau of Meteorology reports. The Bureau has issued warnings as Category 4 Cyclone Veronica and currently Category 2 Trevor approach the coasts of both regions.

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How do you protect the value of your winery?

21 March 2019 - 02:00PM

Heritage buildings, legacy formulas, prize-winning vintages. Vines that came to Australia under sail, roots wrapped in sacking, in some cases. It can take years to make a great wine. How do you protect the value of your winery?

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Undeclared allergens the primary product recall trigger

20 March 2019 - 02:00PM

Food recalls are on the rise, and it’s consumers who are acting as product watchdogs and making complaints when issues arise.

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How family businesses nurture female leaders

19 March 2019 - 02:00PM

Gallagher National Head of Transport Roz Shaw spent 30 years heading up her own family-run transport operation. Here she talks about how a number of studies have shown that women in positions of authority benefit businesses, but Australia has been slow to get the message. 

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Recruiters and agencies, be sure to cover your legal liability exposures

18 March 2019 - 02:00PM

Every business that provides services or advice to clients needs professional indemnity (PI), or professional liability, insurance to protect themselves legally, but if you run a recruitment or legal hire agency it's especially critical.

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Curiosity key to career longevity

15 March 2019 - 02:00PM

As part of observing Women’s History Month our guest blogger Steve White, Head of Marketing & Communications Asia-Pacific, talks with Senior Account Executive Carmel Andricciola, a proud member of the Gallagher 30 Year Club and among the country's first female brokers.

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The craft of managing hazards in brewing

14 March 2019 - 02:00PM

It’s not all bushy beards, tasting notes and bragging rights in the craft brewing space. The nature of the industry and how it operates commercially raises issues around safety in particular.

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Is your SME vulnerable to insolvency risk?

13 March 2019 - 02:00PM

Small to medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) represented the largest number of external administrators’ reports in 2018, according to a recent Australian Securities and Investments Commission (ASIC) report, which also identified industry sectors at highest risk. Here's how this could affect your business.

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Cyber security an even bigger challenge in 2019

12 March 2019 - 10:32AM

Australia’s Federal Parliament, Toyota Australia, Melbourne’s Catholic Archdiocese and cardiology unit Melbourne Heart Group have all been in the news as recent victims of cyber attacks. Who’s next?

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Why climate change matters to tourism and hospitality: 5 impacts

11 March 2019 - 02:00PM

Australia's natural environment, unique wildlife and world-famous beaches are the big draw cards in our tourism and hospitality industry. 

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Gallagher career snapshots: Angela Vella ‒ building success in construction

08 March 2019 - 04:25PM

To celebrate International Women’s Day Gallagher is focusing on our female talent and their achievements. Today we introduce Gallagher Practice Leader – Construction Angela Vella.

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Two for the road

08 March 2019 - 02:00PM

To celebrate International Women’s Day, Gallagher is focusing on our female talent and their achievements. Today we introduce two women linked through their business relationship in a traditionally male-dominated industry.

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Gallagher women in focus: meet ACT Senior Account Executive Gail Murray

07 March 2019 - 02:00PM

To celebrate International Women’s Day Gallagher is focusing on our female talent and their achievements. Introducing Gallagher ACT Senior Account Executive Gail Murray.

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5 Gallagher finalists nominated for industry awards

06 March 2019 - 10:00AM

Gallagher is among the most highly represented companies in the 2019 Insurance Business Awards which recognise the achievements of outstanding brokers, brokerages, insurers, underwriters and industry leaders across a range of categories.

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Gallagher North Queensland’s Feast for Friends

05 March 2019 - 02:00PM

The theme was Italian, the critiques were in reality TV cooking show-style and everyone got to do the dishes when Gallagher North Queensland cooked up a storm for Ronald McDonald House Charities North Australia at the Townsville Hospital Feast with Friends Dinner Program.

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Victorian fires threaten Gippsland residents

05 March 2019 - 10:23AM

More than 2000 firefighters across the Gippsland area of Victoria have been battling at least 19 out of control fires, with residents put on watch and act warnings, The Melbourne Age reports.

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How would your restaurant or cafe stand up to a tax audit?

04 March 2019 - 02:00PM

Restaurateurs, how would your business fare in a tax audit? Cafes and restaurants operating on a cash only basis are the focus of an Australian Tax Office’s (ATO) clampdown on the illegal cash economy. 

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Need for cladding action has no easy answers

01 March 2019 - 02:00PM

The most recent apartment building fire involving combustible cladding, Melbourne’s Neo200 tower early in February 2018, has accelerated concern about the need for urgent effective regulatory action.

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Gallagher earns World’s Most Ethical Company honour for 8th year running

28 February 2019 - 02:18PM

Since Gallagher first earned its place on the Ethisphere World’s Most Ethical Company list it has retained this recognition year on year, and as the only insurance broker to merit inclusion.

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How can vintners win the contamination challenge?

27 February 2019 - 02:00PM

Contamination spoils wine. It can make it taste and smell wrong, affect the texture, change the colour and distort the character. It is also a very difficult risk to manage in the vinification process.

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