Earthquake claims assistance

September 29, 2021

The teams at Roderick Insurance Brokers are available to assist you if you have been affected by the earthquakes that hit large parts of Australia’s south-east regions last week. Our thoughts are with those impacted and we’d like to ensure people’s safety is paramount. Homes, vehicles, sheds and farm machinery have been impacted. Assessors and repairers...

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The Strength of the Steadfast Broker Network

May 26, 2021

Roderick Insurance Brokers is proud to share with you Steadfast’s current advertising campaign. The campaign is focused on demonstrating the strength of the Steadfast network to businesses in the Australian market and showing how an insurance broker may help businesses – from helping a business to be properly covered, to managing the claims process.

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Landlords Insurance Rent Default option is now available

May 19, 2021

During the COVID-19 pandemic, all insurers we deal with placed embargoes on taking the “Rent Default” option under Landlord policies.  They perceived their potential exposure to claims to be too great and declined to take on new risks with this option included. This exposure was compounded when the government placed an embargo on tenant evictions....

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Have you got your Personal Insurances in check?

May 18, 2021

Have you got your Personal Insurances in check? In this busy world we live in, it is so easy to just accept your house insurance renewal and make payment without taking the time to read it, let alone review it. Insurance is peace of mind that should the worst occur, you are protected, and your...

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Why are insurance premiums increasing more than usual ?

April 15, 2021

The insurance industry works in cycles and moves between what is termed ‘soft’ and ‘hard’ market conditions. Put simply – in a soft market insurance rates reduce Insurers are keen to write business investment earnings are high for insurance companies The other side to this is a hard market which is characterised by increased premium...

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Would your business survive a cyber attack ?

April 1, 2021

As cyber attacks become more sophisticated, it’s increasingly critical to have the right Cyber Insurance policy in place. Last week’s Cyber Attack on Channel 9  shows how vulnerable businesses of all sizes are against acts of this nature. And the risk is only increasing with employees splitting work between office and home. Think about how...

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Recent floods – we are here to help

March 26, 2021

With severe weather and flooding affecting many areas of NSW, our thoughts are with everyone who has been affected by the storm and flood damage. We have had several clients across NSW call for assistance throughout this difficult time. While the weather has improved and flood waters are receding, there are still areas that remain...

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Why using an Insurance Broker is more important than ever

September 5, 2020

The world has changed a lot especially of late and the bricks and mortar offices of insurance brokers are probably not as relevant as they were previously. With the global pandemic, our insurance office doors in Geelong and Werribee have had to close and we have been forced to communicate via phone, email and zoom...

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Can I still get Landlords Insurance for my property ?

August 31, 2020

With the existence of COVID-19 Insurance companies have an increased risk exposure to claims for tenants being unable to meet their rental obligations whether your investment property is in Geelong, the Surfcoast ,Werribee or Melbourne. Most Landlord Insurance Policies have an option for Rent Default which can cover the landlord for rent if the tenants...

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