Gallagher News and Insights

Chain of Responsibility reforms commence on 1 October. Is your transport business ready?

22 August 2018

National changes to Chain of Responsibility (CoR) liability under the Australian Heavy Vehicle National Law (HVNL) come into effect on 1 October, introducing new offences and penalties up to $3 million.

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Decommissioning liabilities: a new risk for the Australian oil and gas sector

21 August 2018

Unlike many other regions around the world, the issue of decommissioning liabilities is one which is fast approaching E&P companies around Australia.

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Gallagher partners with Supply Chain and Logistics Association of Australia

21 August 2018

Gallagher has partnered with the Supply Chain and Logistics Association of Australia (SCLAA) to offer risk management advice and insurance solutions to its members.

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Bledisloe Cup concussion highlights insurance concerns

20 August 2018

All Black centre Ryan Crotty is set to miss the second Bledisloe Cup test, having sustained a concussion in Saturday’s clash with the Wallabies.

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Minister calls for SME action on cyber security

17 August 2018

Angus Taylor, Minister for Law Enforcement and Cyber Security, has called on SMEs to do more to protect their businesses online as attacks continue to ramp up.

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Information key to covering fracking risks

07 August 2018

Fracking is perhaps the most contentious issue facing the energy market in the world today. Around the world, media organisations have reported on protests and legislative actions concerning fracking and its impacts on the environment.

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Is your business vulnerable to POS cyber criminals?

02 August 2018

In one of the biggest credit card heists in recent history, on Wednesday 27 March 2018 notorious hacking syndicate JokerStash, also known as Fin7, announced it had stolen data from 5 million EFTPOS payment cards via transactions in some of America’s most well-known department store chains, Technology Decisions reports.

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Trust, data and reputation issues the focus of Gallagher Q2-18 Market Overview Report

30 July 2018

The erosion of public trust in government, media and corporate institutions, and the flow-on impact on insurance premiums, is the focus of Gallagher's Q2-18 Market Overview Report, entitled Into the breach: trust and data regulate the new norm.

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Gallagher's Joanne Tutton claims NIBA SA/NT Broker of the Year Award

20 July 2018

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

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Gallagher releases new research on association member engagement

18 July 2018

The benefits of belonging to an association from a member perspective have been explored in a new piece of research released by association insurance specialist broker, Gallagher.

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Transport insurance brokers are a partner, not the enemy

12 July 2018

Roz Shaw, National Transport Leader at Gallagher, provides a personal perspective on how transport business owners and operators can get the best out of their broker, and why using a broker can mean the difference between boom or bust.

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Gallagher continues major motor sports partnership

12 July 2018

Gallagher and the Confederation of Australian Motor Sport (CAMS) have announced that they have agreed to extend their existing partnership for a further three years.

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Milne Alexander joins Gallagher's Australian business

09 July 2018

Gallagher has announced that Sydney-headquartered brokerage Milne Alexander has joined its Australian business.

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Gallagher unveils international rugby partnership

09 July 2018

Gallagher has officially launched its partnership with Premiership Rugby in the UK.

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Gallagher unveils new senior placement role

04 July 2018

Gallagher has announced that Matthew Hodgson will move into a newly created Senior Placement Broker position, effective 2 July 2018.

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Real estate cyber security threats on the increase

27 June 2018

Australia’s transition to an electronic system of exchanging property and the rise in cyber criminals targeting residential property transactions means that the Australian real estate sector may be facing a cyber security crisis, according to international insurance broker Gallagher.

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Case study: Gallagher broker advice ensures family business survives fire

22 June 2018

“John, you saved my family.” That’s what the owner of a burned-out Melbourne pasta factory told his Gallagher insurance broker, John Pegios, after the fire. Before taking John’s advice on insurance cover for his business, Diseb Food Group owner Tony Di Sebastiano had sourced his own insurance online.

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Gallagher partners with the Victorian Regional Community Leadership Program

18 June 2018

Gallagher has partnered with the Victorian Regional Community Leadership Program (VRCLP) to offer risk management advice and insurance solutions to its members and alumni.

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Gallagher-sponsored award celebrates ethical business

15 June 2018

Gallagher is pleased to announce that Job Centre Australia has been named as the winner of the 2018 Golden Crow Award for excellence in business ethics, presented by the Wagga Wagga Business Chamber.

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Gallagher broker part of inaugural award win

13 June 2018

Stephanie Fox, a Gallagher Account Executive based in Brisbane, has been revealed as part of the first ever Queensland team to win the Allianz Young Eagles Program.

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