Apparently, Australia records about 60 tornadoes each year, mostly in New South Wales and Queensland, with Victoria recording just one or two in a year.

‘Terrifying’ Storm Tore Roofs Off Homes Was A Tornado, BOM Says

Apparently, Australia records about 60 tornadoes each year, mostly in New South Wales and Queensland, with Victoria recording just one or two in a yea…

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Surprisingly, one of the coronavirus outcomes has been a significant increase in clients contacting their insurance companies; and all for good reasons and Queensland has taken note.

Queensland Government Boosts Cyclone Resilience Funding

Surprisingly, one of the coronavirus outcomes has been a significant increase in clients contacting their insurance companies; and all for good reasons…

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The coronavirus pandemic has redefined our way of life—shut people at home to stay safe and any homeless person is believed to be posing the risk of passing on the virus.

COVID-19: 5 Big Housing System Flaws To Be Fixed

The coronavirus pandemic has redefined our way of life—shut people at home to stay safe and any homeless person is believed to be posing the risk of…

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In his LinkedIn post, Mr Sullivan noted that 74% of all damaged buildings had been built before 2009, a time when more stringent standards were introduced in the construction industry.

Claims Data Proves Older Buildings Are At Greater Bushfire Risk

In his LinkedIn post, Mr Sullivan noted that 74% of all damaged buildings had been built before 2009, a time when more stringent standards were introduced…

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Queensland Health reported that the nurse from Rockhampton who last Friday triggered a lockdown at the state-owned Nursing Centre in North Rockhampton, had taken the COVID-19 test after showing symptoms of the disease, but returned to her workstation before receiving the positive test results.

Rockhampton Aged Care Nurse Infected with Covid-19 Continues Working

Queensland Health reported that the nurse from Rockhampton who last Friday triggered a lockdown at the state-owned Nursing Centre in North Rockhampton,…

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Today, the demand for tiny homes is from folks who already own a house and have a backyard however, and because of the coronavirus pandemic, they

COVID-19 Sees Spike In Demand For Tiny Homes

Today, the demand for tiny homes is from folks who already own a house and have a backyard however, and because of the coronavirus pandemic, they’ve lost…

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Brendan Murphy, the Chief Medical Officer has directed the leading paediatric specialists in Australia to give a report on the Kawasaki disease, which highly resembles the illness reported in about 100 children in the United States, including teenagers and newborns in the last two months.

Experts Call For Urgent Research Into Coronavirus Linked Child Disease

Brendan Murphy, the Chief Medical Officer has directed the leading paediatric specialists in Australia to give a report on the Kawasaki disease, which…

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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.

Step By Step: How Can You Prepare Your Farm 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…

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The manner in which disputes are handled by insurers has increasingly raised concerns and attracted scrutiny as per the committee’s latest annual report, which notes that 60% of customer complaints were ruled in the insurers’ favour after stage two internal reviews.  

Insurance Companies Have Been Advised To Learn From AFCA Decisions

The manner in which disputes are handled by insurers has increasingly raised concerns and attracted scrutiny as per the committee’s latest annual report,…

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In just a few months, the coronavirus crisis has plunged Australia in an economic insecurity and caused far-reaching impacts. The economy has been hit hard—from job losses, stock crashes to closure of businesses, this global pandemic has shaken the world and Australia is no exception.

Federal Government Delays Hayne Reforms As A Result Of Coronavirus

In just a few months, the coronavirus crisis has plunged Australia in an economic insecurity and caused far-reaching impacts. The economy has been hit…

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From an operational perspective, in early March we moved over 90% of our workforce to work from home, and the digital capabilities and systems we already had place positioned us well to manage this transition.

Coronavirus Pandemic: Suncorp Takes $133 Million Hit

From an operational perspective, in early March we moved over 90% of our workforce to work from home, and the digital capabilities and systems we already…

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As charities are brought under sharp scrutiny, over $51 million raised by the renowned comedian Celeste Barber’s campaign on social media are in limbo.

Bushfire Victims Donations Delays: Red Cross and Salvation Army

As charities are brought under sharp scrutiny, over $51 million raised by the renowned comedian Celeste Barber’s campaign on social media are in lim…

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Huge fires can be dangerous, forming their own weather systems, and bringing about powerful winds and numerous lighting that could fuel the intensity of fires while transferring them towards new fuel sources

“Fire Breathing Dragon Of Clouds” Among Rising Thunderstorm Risks

Huge fires can be dangerous, forming their own weather systems, and bringing about powerful winds and numerous lighting that could fuel the intensity of…

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For a climate resolution to be made at the AGM, a special resolution must first be approved by existing shareholders seeking to alter the company’s constitution. Nearly 87% of votes cast by members were opposed to the proposal to amend the constitution.

QBE Shareholders Reject Fossil Fuel Action Demand, Again

For a climate resolution to be made at the AGM, a special resolution must first be approved by existing shareholders seeking to alter the company’s constitution….

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Generally, a pandemic occurs in 100 years or 200 years, and 2020 is that year and it’s not quite business as usual in the Australian insurance industry. Since the outbreak of the novel coronavirus, insurers have been directly impacted as companies and the industry at large suffer huge losses.

ICA Fast-tracks Vulnerable Customer Support But Delays Code Deadline

Generally, a pandemic occurs in 100 years or 200 years, and 2020 is that year and it’s not quite business as usual in the Australian insurance industry….

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