Announcements Category

  • Wednesday, 8 April 2020

    A few words on travel insurance

    Even if you’re travelling intrastate, such as Perth to Broome, it’s a good idea to take out travel insurance. It’s also wise to inform yourself as to what is and isn’t covered in your policy. For example, if you plan to do sports and activities, they may be covered, but more extreme activities may not be.

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  • Sunday, 8 December 2019

    A few words on travel insurance

    Phoenix Insurance Brokers knows that as a tradesperson, your business comprises your tools and you and you both need protecting. You take your tools with you from site to site, and without them, you can't operate. As for you, it's important to insure yourself, as well as your staff, against all the risks of on-site work.

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  • Wednesday, 5 June 2019

    As a tradie, do you enter into contracts that make you responsible for principal materials on site?

    If you do, it’s important to make sure you’re aware of your obligations should something on your job go wrong. Consider this case study published by Mecon Insurance, industry experts in construction and contractors’ plant: A commercial electrician has an annual construction policy covering both material damage and public liability with a limit of $200,000, for any one contract, based on an annual turnover of $1,000,000 per year. He was contracted to install two substantial transformers supplied by his client, ‘the principal’.

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