Five Must-Have Apps for the Trade Professional on the Road

This is a guest post written by Jon Mailer, CEO of PROTRADE United. With the speed at which business is moving, the office and business setup of the past is being transcended by the use of technology. Today, you...

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Electricians Insurance

Electricians are the Most Trusted Trade

Which trade would you rate as the most trusted in Australia? As well as being one of the country’s highest earning trades, electricians can now pat themselves on the back for being Australia’s most trusted! This is according to...

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Tradie Accountants

Tradie Accountants

When running a trade business, should you use an accountant who specialises in the trades? Any old accountant will be able to look after you as a tradie, but there are benefits to using one who specialises in your...

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How can business insurance premiums increase?

Why do Business Insurance Premiums Increase?

Business insurance premiums have been very steady over the last couple of years, and many of our clients have enjoyed no increases over that time. But unfortunately for some clients, that is starting to change, with business insurance rates...

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Elite Broker Medals

Elite Broker List

For the last four years running we’ve made the annual “Elite Broker” list. This list covers the top 30 insurance brokers in Australia, based on a number of factors including the number of clients, client retention, revenue etc. Whilst...

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Client Survey 2019

Client Survey 2019 – The Results

Thank you to the hundreds of Trade Risk clients who completed our first ever annual survey. Whilst we do send out customer service surveys whenever you purchase a new policy or renew a policy, this was the first time...

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Lead Paint Removal Insurance

Painters – Insurance Issues with Lead-Based Paint Removal

We all know that painters in Australia don’t use lead-based paints anymore, but it can still be an issue, especially when it comes to insurance. Whilst lead was banned from paint decades ago, there are still tens – if...

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2018 Year in Review

2018 in Review

We’re a business that prefers to look ahead, but it’s also good to look back on your achievements and reflect on the year that has passed. 2018 was another big year for us at Trade Risk.  As a business...

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Online Marketing – Retargeting for Tradies

You might not be familiar with the term ‘retargeting’, but you probably have experienced it. Say you were researching cordless drills online, then next time you visit Facebook or Instagram, suddenly you’re seeing posts from the same stores. It...

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Other Types of Trade Insurance

Most tradies know about the common forms of insurance for a trade business, but there is more to business insurance than just public liability and tools… We recently surveyed all of our clients on a range of issues, and...

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