Switching from sole trader to company

Switching from Sole Trader to Pty Ltd Company

Many tradies start their self-employed life as a sole trader, but as their business grows, switching to a company is not uncommon. It can make a lot of sense to go this way.  When you go out on your...

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HSUA Insurance Awards 2017

High Street Cleans Up Again

As an insurance brokerage, Trade Risk uses many different insurance companies and underwriting agencies in order to find the right cover for our clients. One stands above the others however, as the provider of cover for hundreds of our...

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How much do tradies really earn

Average Tradie Incomes 2017

This is our 2017 report. To view the current report please click here. We’re proud to release our 2017 report on how much Aussie tradies earn. It’s always a hot topic, and this annual report is always one of our most...

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Trade Risk V8 Utes number plates

Win tickets to the Newcastle 500

Trade Risk is proud to be an official partner of the V8 Utes series. The utes will be supporting the Supercars later this month, when they race for the first time at the Newcastle street circuit. Tickets for the...

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Flooring Contractors Insurance | Flooring Installers

Whether you’re laying carpet, vinyl, floating timber or other flooring types, it’s important to have the right protection in place. At Trade Risk we specialise in business insurance for the building and construction industry, and flooring contractors are an...

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Trade Business Medals

Rewarding Your Claim-Free Years

We are pleased to launch our claim-free awards initiative for Trade Risk clients. These awards will allow our clients to demonstrate their commitment to quality work and safety. Whilst the whole reason for having public liability insurance is to...

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Trade Risk V8 Utes number plates

Trade Risk at the Gold Coast 600

The Vodafone Gold Coast 600 marked our first race attendance as an official partner. Trade Risk is an official partner of the V8 Utes series, which runs as a support category to the Supercars. It was a super early...

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Tradie Confidence Index Cover

NSW has Australia’s most confident tradies

We are pleased to present the results from the very first Tradie Confidence Index (TCI) survey. You can find the raw data on the Tradie Index website, and as founding supporters of the index, we have put together our...

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Trade Risk V8 Utes

Win tickets to the Gold Coast 600

The team at Trade Risk is looking forward to this weekend’s Vodafone Gold Coast 600. As an official partner of the V8 Utes series, which run in support to the Supercars, we’ll have a strong presence on the Gold...

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Electrical contractors insurance guide

What insurance does an electrical contractor need?

As an electrical contractor there are a few different insurance types you should consider. Some of these may be mandatory for an electrician, whilst others are simply a great form of protection. In terms of mandatory requirements, this will...

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