New Hilux images

New 2021 Toyota HiLux

The current Toyota HiLux hasn’t been known as a particularly good looking ute. Introduced back in 2015, there were some rather unkind comments about its front end, comparing to an internet-famous dog commonly referred to as Phteven… But that...

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Worst nightmares for a trade business owner

5 worst nightmares for a trade business owner

5 worst nightmares for a trade business owner, and how you can protect yourself from them. There are many risks that you face when working in the trades, and even more when you own a trades business. As the...

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Jobkeeper resources for tradies

Jobkeeper Resources

Thanks to the COVID-19 pandemic a lot of businesses are struggling with reduced income. The government is helping businesses financially with the Jobkeeper payment, which can provide up to $1,500 per fortnight per eligible employee for up to six...

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Solar Installers - Public Liability Insurance Claims

Solar insurance claims & rectification costs

We’ve seen plenty of public liability insurance claims from electricians undertaking solar installs over the years. One of the common themes we see are claims involving damage to a building’s roof.  Typically this is as a result of workers...

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Webinar - Thriving in uncertain times

Webinar: Thriving in uncertain times

Partner content from PROTRADE United HOW TO THRIVE NOT JUST SURVIVE IN UNCERTAIN TIMES COMPLIMENTARY WEBINAR In conjunction with PROTRADE United, Trade Risk is offering you the opportunity to benefit from valuable business information at this upcoming business success...

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COVID-19 Tradies Insurance

COVID-19 Insurance Questions

The ongoing issues from Coronavirus / COVID-19 have tradies asking plenty of questions. Insurance might not be at the top of the list, but we have started receiving questions from our clients. Below we’ve put together a list of...

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2022 Volkswagen Amarok

New Amarok will be a Ford

The Volkswagen Amarok hasn’t been a raging sales success like the Toyota Hilux and Ford Ranger, but they seem to be popular enough amongst tradies. The current model has been around for a while now though.  They were released...

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Public liability run-off cover for tradies

Public liability run-off cover

Most trade business owners will know what public liability insurance is, but have you heard of run-off cover? It’s a big deal, but one that doesn’t get spoken about much when it comes to tradies.  It can result in...

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Flood Ranger

Coronavirus Update

Last updated: Tuesday 31st March 2020 All business functions are operating as normal as of the above date. Our staff are working remotely with no disruption to service for our clients. Our 1800 number and all direct phone numbers...

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Why do tradies

Why do tradies… Answering the big questions

What do Australians really want to know about tradies? Google’s autocomplete function gives us an insight into this question when you start typing “do tradies” or “why do tradies”. So we thought we’d have a crack at answering the...

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