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Workplace manslaughter offences: could your business defend itself?

Workplace manslaughter offences: could your business defend itself?

In 2019, WorkSafe Victoria reported there were over 27000 claims for injured workers, and sadly 24 workplace fatalities occurred in the state. The tragedy of one person losing their life on the job has a longstanding effect on family, colleagues and friends, so even one workplace death is too much. As a result, new laws have been created to assist in preventing workplace death. Because everyone Australian worker has the right to go home safely to their loved ones at the end of a workday.

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Builders’ Insurance – why you should consider annual policies

Builders’ Insurance – why you should consider annual policies

Builders come in all shapes and sizes. And not just physically.

It doesn’t matter if you’re an owner/builder, builder, sub-contractor, employ two people or have 2000 employees relying on you, you need to have the correct insurance in place.

As builders and their projects are all different, so are the insurance packages on offer.

Not sure what to do? We’ve put on our safety hats and we’re here to help

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Insurance for the building and construction sector

Insurance for the building and construction sector

Whether you’re an owner builder, a contractor or a large construction company, you’ll need a range of insurance covers to safeguard your workers, building and equipment.

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Why Professional Indemnity Insurance is vital for builders

Why Professional Indemnity Insurance is vital for builders

Are you unnecessarily exposing your business to potential losses and legal action if any issues arise with a property you have built?  While you likely have some insurance in place, are you sure you have the right cover? Because when it comes to the construction of a property, even if other contractors are involved, you as the builder have the closest relationship with the client. In their eyes, the buck stops with you.

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Contract Works Insurance at a glance

Contract works insurance

When you're working on a construction site, plenty of things can go wrong. Damage or loss to a building could cost you time, money and even your reputation. Meanwhile, an onsite injury can result in considerable pain, stress and financial loss.

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cgib featured in Tilt Magazine!

cgib featured in Tilt Magazine!

Thank you to Build in Common for featuring our article in their latest edition of Tilt Magazine. If you are building or renovating this magazine is a great resource, check out page 11 for some great information on insurance for owner builders.

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The tradie's guide to insurance

The tradie's guide to insurance

You've got your tools, you've got your ute, you've got your ABN. You're all set, right? Not so fast. It's important to cover your back, too - here's a guide to what insurance you'll need and when.

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Domestic Warranty Insurance - Process & Application Tips

Domestic Warranty Insurance  - Process & Application Tips

We would like to provide you with an update on the DBI product, process and how we can assist you obtain the Insurance.

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BIS HAVE JOINED FORCES WITH CGIB

Solicitors & Conveyancers

We would like to take this opportunity to update you on some recent changes and enhancements to our business, products and services.
 

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