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Business Interruption Insurance and COVID-19 - Changes to Cover
We're being asked by clients right now about changes to their Business Interruption Insurance cover in the wake of COVID-19. Read our general advice.
Is your business prepared for interruption?
The under insurance of New Zealand SMEs (small medium enterprises) has been in the news a lot over the last couple of years.
Covering the risk of Business Interruption
The “underinsurance” of Kiwi small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) has been a recent topic of interest and it’s important that as a business you know how to cover your risks.
Are you affected by the Nelson bush fire?
If you are affected by the Nelson bush fire we are here to help. Here's a short guide on what to do, cover for alternate accommodation and claiming for property damage.
The staggering insurance cost of New Zealand's natural disasters
Natural disasters hitting Kiwi's cost millions every year. We have a closer look at the numbers and discuss business insurance against New Zealand's natural disasters.
3 areas your new business needs insurance for
Is your new business well-insured? If not you could be risking the entire company. Check out these three insurances you need to be covered by.
How much does a storm cost?
The cost of recent storms across the North Island has been extensive, with many regional businesses suffering huge losses.
What are the biggest risks facing NZ businesses for the remainder of 2017?
Are you covered no matter what occurs? We take a look at a couple of the biggest risks that NZ businesses are likely to face for the remainder of 2017.
Cyber crime - one of the most vulnerable areas for Kiwi businesses
Cyber-crime is becoming increasingly common and is becoming a serious threat to New Zealand businesses. What can you do to protect your business?
Who pays in the Hawkes Bay water crisis?
The Hawkes Bay water crisis is drawing to a close, but what lessons have there been to ensure that businesses are aware of what's covered and what's not in similar disasters?
Are you affected by the Kaikoura earthquakes?
Safety comes first, call emergency services if required. Call us on 0800 326 753 if you need any help with making a claim, we are here to help.
Dairy price falls have knock-on effects for SMEs
According to the latest Business Monitor Survey, a surprising portion of businesses throughout New Zealand have been affected by falls in dairy prices, regardless of whether or not they operate in the industry.
What are the biggest risks organisations are facing?
There are a number of major risks that organisations will face over coming months, although business leaders are still feeling confident.
Why is under insurance so risky?
Taking out business insurance should be a matter of course for any company, but could taking out too little cover be just as risky as no protection at all?
New Zealand hits half a million businesses milestone
The number of businesses in New Zealand has exceeded 500,000 for the first time. Not only does it show that New Zealand is a great place to do business at the moment, but also that there's a certain level of financial stability. Analysts suggest reasons for the trend.
Counting the cost of the Canterbury earthquakes
The Canterbury earthquakes may have happened almost half a decade ago, but business insurance companies are still finalising many claims.
New technology from Xero helps with business interruption cover
Business interruption insurance is essential for SMEs, but can be complex. So working with an experienced broker is critical.
3 types of insurance every budding new business needs
Don't become one of the many new businesses that closes its doors in the first 10 years. Consider these three types of insurance.
The Power of Interruption Insurance
The fire at Vector’s Penrose electricity substation on Sunday morning caused major problems for hundreds of businesses. Business Interruption cover could help many of those with ongoing loss of power.