Gallagher News and Insights

Introducing Gallagher Brisbane

01 February 2019

Our Brisbane branch has moved into new office space in the city’s CBD.

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Queensland under warning as big wet hits

31 January 2019

With the Bureau of Meteorology (BoM) issuing severe weather, strong winds and flooding warnings for much of the state, Gallagher urges our Queensland clients to stay safe and follow authorities’ advice.

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Product recall insurance, a 'must have' for food production firms

31 January 2019

Product recall insurance is now a “must have” for food production firms according to a Gallagher specialist.

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Food product labelling test case: renewals must meet updated criteria

24 January 2019

The recent ruling on an Australian fish oil capsule manufacturer’s right to use the Made in Australia kangaroo logo shows that precedent is not a reliable guide when it comes to licensing regulations.

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Local start-ups attracting record investment raises insurance concerns

22 January 2019

Venture capital (VC) investment in Australian businesses broke all previous records in 2018, soaring to $1.25 billion, according to a new report from KPMG. The trend highlights the need for start-ups to have appropriate insurance in place.

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Gallagher hailstorm catastrophe response

21 December 2018

The severe hailstorms that battered Sydney and the New South Wales Central Coast on Thursday 20 December have caused widespread damage and generated a huge number of insurance claims inquiries. Here’s what our Gallagher clients can expect.

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Gallagher 90 Not Out! charity cricket luncheon raises more than $35,000

12 December 2018

The headgear of the day was the Gallagher baggy blue and the event was the first Australian test match of the season when Gallagher hosted industry friends at the Sydney Cricket Ground (SCG) Members Pavilion on Thursday 6 December 2018.

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Gallagher boosts aviation insurance expertise through BMG acquisition

10 December 2018

Gallagher has boosted its aviation insurance capabilities in Australia and New Zealand through the acquisition of specialist broker BMG Aviation.

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Marine insurance pricing to get worse before it gets better, warns Gallagher expert

06 December 2018

The marine insurance market will continue to prove a difficult battleground, with specialist advice more important than ever before, according to a Gallagher expert.

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Report reveals biggest insurance issue facing food production sector

29 November 2018

The latest Gallagher Market Overview has revealed the biggest insurance issue facing food producers across Australia.

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Breaking news: Sydney’s wild weather

28 November 2018

The severe thunderstorm and torrential rain that hit Sydney Wednesday morning 28 November have caused transport chaos, with flooding affecting railway lines and making streets in Ultimo, Mascot, Roseville, Macquarie Park and Thornleigh impassable.

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Gallagher partners with fencing contractors association FENCiT

23 November 2018

Gallagher has partnered with fencing contractors association FENCiT to offer risk management advice and insurance solutions to its members.

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Gallagher 'Dirty Dozen' triumph over Sydney Tough Mudder 2018

20 November 2018

Inspired by last year’s Tough Mudder madness, the 2018 Gallagher Dirty Dozen more than doubled the size of last year’s team when they hit the Glenworth Valley event in Sydney on Saturday 17 November.

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Gallagher Workplace Risk team scoops iCare CASE Award

14 November 2018

Gallagher’s Workplace Risk specialism won recognition for exceptional performance in transforming a client’s safety culture, announced at the 2018 iCare Care and Service Excellence Awards gala dinner held at Sydney’s International Convention Centre on 13 November.

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Insurance lessons from the strawberry crisis

13 November 2018

The recent strawberry crisis has highlighted a number of insurance implications food producers need to be aware of, a Gallagher specialist has said.

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Reflecting on a year of change: new Gallagher Market Overview Report out now

12 November 2018

As the curtain falls on a dramatic 2018, the latest Gallagher Market Overview Report reflects on the key themes from what has been a year of change and instability for Australia.

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Gary O’Meara named Gallagher Parramatta Branch Manager

07 November 2018

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

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

01 November 2018

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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Goodwin at the double as Adelaide United win FFA Cup

31 October 2018

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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Chet Richardson takes up Gallagher WA Sales Leader role

30 October 2018

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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