Gallagher News and Insights

Test your construction risk management knowledge

29 August 2017

Take our 5-minute construction risk management and site safety quiz to test your knowledge against the industry stats and standards.

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20 Cybercrime facts & statistics you need to know [infographic]

29 August 2017

Cybercrime is growing rapidly and it is the number one threat facing Australian small to mid sized businesses, but how much do you really know about it? Click on our infographic to download the 20 cybercrime facts and statistics you need to know.

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Future of construction: 5 defining trends

22 August 2017

The CSIRO’s 2016 Farsight for Construction report on the future of Australia’s construction sector lists the top trends that are driving the way the industry will operate in 20 years’ time.

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6 signs you need help insuring your Shed

22 August 2017

Does your Shed have unique insurance risks? Do you have volunteers working for the benefit of your Shed and the community? Is your Shed at risk if one of your managers does the wrong thing? Unsure? Use this checklist to find out if you and your Shed could benefit from calling in a professional broker.

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How the terror threat is evolving risk management in the venue hire and events sector

08 August 2017

Gallagher's Natasha Barker specialises in providing insurance advice and solutions to the venue hire and events sector: a sector that has great potential to be disrupted by terror incidents.

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Reputation counts: assessing one of insurance’s most intangible risks

03 August 2017

In this video interview Reputation Risk expert, Stuart Davies, talks brand reputation and the critical risk exposure facing many of Australia’s growing and most iconic brands.

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Perception vs reality: the insurance response to the evolving terror threat

03 August 2017

Gallagher's Natasha Barker specialises in providing insurance advice and solutions to the venue hire and events sector: a sector that has great potential to be disrupted by terror incidents.

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Commoditised to contested: the shifting D&O landscape explained

03 August 2017

In this video interview D&O Insurance expert, Michael Herron, provides more context on the prevailing market trends and how the insurance industry is responding to a shifting risk landscape that continues to evolve.

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Reputation - the "risk of risks"

03 August 2017

With the rapid rise of social media and a shift in consumer expectations on the delivery of the brands we choose to associate with, reputation is everything.

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Three Gallagher brokers named in 2017 insurance Young Guns list

02 August 2017

Three of Gallagher's rising stars have been named in the coveted 2017 insurance industry 'Young Guns' list in Insurance Business magazine.

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Gallagher's Mitchell Sleigh claims Young Broker of the Year Award

28 July 2017

Mitchell Sleigh from Gallagher's Darwin Branch has claimed one of the insurance industry’s most prestigious accolades, winning the National Insurance Brokers Association (NIBA) Young Broker of the Year Award for the SA/NT region.

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Important changes to the CPA Capped Liability Insurance scheme

27 July 2017

Many accountants will have already been contacted by CPA Australia to advise them that the Capped Liability Scheme will expire on 7 October 2017. After extensive dialogue between CPA Australia and the Professional Standards Council a replacement scheme has not been finalised within the necessary timeframe.

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Q2 Market Overview Report: Australia hits the uncertainty-optimism tipping point

25 July 2017

The Q2 edition of the 2017 Gallagher Market Overview Report is now available to view online.

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AJG's Julian Jemmott does Australia proud

25 July 2017

Gallagher couldn’t be prouder that one of our own, Julian Jemmott of our Beenleigh Branch, helped achieve Silver for Australia in the WBSC Men’s Softball World Championship in the Northern Canadian city of Whitehorse, Yukon, in July.

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Reputational risk: what nobody is talking about

25 July 2017

Reputational risk insurance policies are few and far between, but they're essential for companies of all sizes in today's complex, fast-paced world. So why aren't more insurers offering reputational risk as a standalone product?

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5 reasons why your company needs cyber insurance

18 July 2017

It’s been on the market for a while now and demand for it has grown over the last two years, but uptake of cyber insurance in Australia is still alarmingly low.

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Kicking goals for Australian soccer through protecting insurable risks

17 July 2017

For aspiring players and die-hard fans alike, soccer is a consistent crowd puller, with audience and participation figures showing double digit growth in recent years and showing no signs of abating. That said, soccer is a risky business for players, clubs and spectators alike.

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Arthur J. Gallagher appoints Sarah Lyons as new Australian Chief Executive

10 July 2017

Gallagher Australia is delighted to announce the appointment of Sarah Lyons as its new Chief Executive, with immediate effect.

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Increased marine cyber challenges on the horizon

29 June 2017

In light of this week's global ransomware attack, the spotlight is once again on cyber-crime and growing concerns on the preparedness of large, complex organisations to respond to an attack.

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2017: the year of the ransomware epidemic

28 June 2017

A second major global ransomware attack in two months has left thousands of businesses reeling, with Russia’s biggest oil company, the Ukrainian Central bank, multinational shipping, logistics and marketing companies – and a chocolate factory in Tasmania among the casualties.

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