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Hailstorm Labelled as a Catastrophe by the Insurance Council of Australia

A hailstorm impacted communities throughout Southeast Queensland, earlier this week the ICA informed the public that it has been declared a catastrophe.

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Insurer Insists “Storm Chasers” to Blame for Influx in Post-Storm Claims

According to the Insurance Company’s spokesman Paul Turner, the “storm chasers” incident could lead to a spike the insurers’ costs and ultimately have a direct effect on reinsurance prices.

NSW Farmers Breathe Easy After Hail Falls ‘Softly’ On Best Crops In Years

In the past three years, Tullamore has received very little rainfall, but recent showers have given Mr Fitzgerald a reason for cautious optimism that the end of the prolonged drought could just be around the corner.

Video: Preparing Your Farm And Crop For A Hailstorm!

For most Australian farmers today, the sight of hail brings about worry especially during the warmer months when thunderstorms are prevalent, yet majority of them make no effort to include hail in their farm risk management plans.

Strong Winds And Showers To Descend On To Southeast Australia

Victoria is expected to start bright with striking sunshine before seeing late showers in parts of southeast on Tuesday, as well as more rainfall in parts of southwest come Wednesday.

Non-Bank Lenders Tighten The Reins As Sales Decline

As the Australian economy continues to slow down, Chifley has already identified some retail spaces, Greenfield residential developments and retail spaces as well as industrial and hospitality oriented commercial premises as the sectors it won’t offer financing in the second half year of 2020.

WEATHER WARNINGS: Wind For East and Southwest Coasts

A trough and low system is expected to generate powerful winds, heavy rainfall and huge waves in the eastern parts of NSW and showers in parts of eastern Victoria along with the alpine snow.

NSW Prepare For Gale-Force Winds And Rain For Sydney Till Weekend

The South Coast of NSW is set to be bombarded by about 100mm of rain on Monday as a combination of strong winds, heavy rains and dangerous surfs are set to hit Sydney on Tuesday.

Queensland Researcher Reveals Hailstorm Hotspots

Hailstorms are a natural phenomenon that continues to wreak havoc in most parts of Australia. Damage caused by hailstorms causes a lot of distress to households and businesses alike as it directly impacts their properties and financial status.

Emergency Services Levy Monitor Accuses Allianz of providing Dodgy Data

Fels’ position has since been disbanded but his final quarterly report and his End of Office Review disclosed that Allianz was one of the “top four” insurance companies he had been investigating since 2019.

Construction Insurer Facing Liquidation After Insurer Demands Fund

On June 18, Qamvis group was put under liquidation with Paul Allen and Glenn Franklin of PKF Melbourne being appointed as the bonafide liquidators.

Commonwealth Bank Invests $500,000 into Fire-Damaged NSW

Australia’s biggest bank is set to pump $500,000 to south coast communities in NSW that were severely affected by the Black Summer wild bushfires.