Increase to WA’s Work Health and Safety Penalties

29 Jan 2019 Category General Author Centrewest

Western Australia now has the highest work health and safety penalties in the country. The increase in penalties highlights the importance of maintaining a safe workplace. Workplace Health and Safety (WHS) also referred to Occupational Health and Safety (OH&S) laws require employers to manage workplace risks in order to protect the health, safety and welfare of […]

Is Your Property Bushfire Prepared?

13 Nov 2017 Category General Author Madison Stirling

  As Christmas holidays approach we finally get our chance to visit Perth’s beautiful beaches. Unfortunately, dry heat and winds bring significant fire risk to you, your loved ones and property. Having just experienced the driest Autumn in five years, Perth and the South West have been warned to brace for increased bushfire risk this […]

The Importance of Full Disclosure

25 Aug 2017 Category General Author Madison Stirling

  Did you know that taking out an insurance policy means entering into a legal contract? It’s important to remember both the insurer and insured are lawfully bound to its terms. In Australia, our policies are governed by the Insurance Contracts Act 1984 that sets out the obligations of all parties, but particularly important to the insured is your Duty of […]