Monthly Archives: June 2020


Portal assists small business recovery

The Australian Small Business and Family Enterprise Ombudsman (ASBFEO) is ready to help SMEs emerging from hibernation and keen to make the most of easing Covid-19 restrictions. ASBFEO’s My Business Health web portal has useful information for small business owners ready to re-open or ramp up their operations. It’s a one-stop shop for state-by-state information [...]

2020-06-29T16:09:41+10:00Monday 29 June 2020|Covid-19|

WLM insights, Covid-19 updates

As the 2019-20 financial year closes, UAC accountant and business service member WLM Financial has provided useful information about tax and superannuation changes that take effect on July 1. Read more here. It is also warning that ATO is on the lookout for businesses that may have made adjustments to their circumstances to be eligible [...]

2020-06-25T15:18:21+10:00Thursday 25 June 2020|Covid-19|

Expat medical cover available

Solution Underwriting has introduced expatriate medical insurance, which includes comprehensive cover tailor to fit workforce needs. Emergency evacuation cover is standard on all policies, with options to add cancer treatments, chronic care, in-patient and out-patient treatment, maternity, dental, wellness, or optical cover. Solution offers flexible choices for various sized corporate groups and 24/7 global support. [...]

2020-06-24T16:24:26+10:00Wednesday 24 June 2020|What's New from UAC Members|

Tax relief for Covid-19

Want to know what tax relief measures are available in your state or territory for Covid-19 pandemic support? Sensis, the platforms and marketing services company that owns the Yellow Pages and the White Pages, has produced a useful guide that breaks down what relief is available in each jurisdiction. Here’s a link to the article.

2020-06-19T14:23:12+10:00Thursday 18 June 2020|Covid-19|

Personal lines insurers’ responses

Business service member Finity has summarised personal lines insurers’ Covid-19 responses so far in a new article. It has particularly focused on the largest classes of business, motor and home, and included a deep dive into landlords’ cover. Author Marcello Negro considers a key question for insurers – how their top and bottom line impacts [...]

2020-06-04T15:21:18+10:00Thursday 4 June 2020|Covid-19|

Product liability for handicraft businesses

Most online marketplaces (eg Etsy and Instagram Shop) are set up so they’re not responsible if something goes wrong with a seller’s product. That means it’s up to sellers to be prepared and protected if something goes wrong. Ryno Underwriting tailors insurance for small handicraft businesses with potential product liability exposures. Use this link for [...]

2020-06-04T14:03:42+10:00Thursday 4 June 2020|What's New from UAC Members|

ProRisk launches new trading platform

ProRisk has launched a proprietary quote-and-bind trading platform called ProBind, which has been developed specially for brokers. The first product available for brokers on the platform is allied health wording, Healthcare Professionals Civil Liability v05.20. ProRisk plans to continue rewriting and redesigning its product suite for online transactions. Click here to read more.

2020-06-04T13:29:30+10:00Thursday 4 June 2020|What's New from UAC Members|
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