Risk in Context | Coronavirus

Timely blogs from our risk and insurance experts on how to navigate the coronavirus pandemic.

Coronavirus Posts

Managing commercial and financial impacts on construction projects

May 26, 2020

The COVID-19 pandemic has had direct implications for the Australian construction industry. 

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Related to: Construction , Australia

Law firm professional indemnity: Navigating your 2020 renewal

Posted by Steven Loveday May 21, 2020

COVID-19 has created a challenging renewal market for the legal sector. We outline the challenges, particularly in relation to professional indemnity insurance.

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Retail and hospitality: Taking practical action in the face of COVID-19

Posted by Ron Tomsic April 22, 2020

As retail and hospitality businesses adjust to new realities in light of the Australian Government’s COVID-19 restriction directives, practical steps will help mitigate the impact.

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COVID-19: Insurance Implications for Financial Institutions

Posted by Richard Garside April 21, 2020

Assessing the initial potential impact that COVID-19 may bring on financial institutions and their insurance.

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COVID-19: Guidance on Trade Credit Policy Compliance

Posted by Ewan Berkemeier April 20, 2020

In challenging times, when there may be customers unable to pay debts, it is crucial for companies to familiarise themselves with policy terms and conditions.

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Asset Shutdown: Practical considerations for property owners & managers during COVID-19

Posted by Robert Gardiner April 15, 2020

Property owners and managers must take steps to protect their assets on idle or vacant premises during shutdowns due to the COVID-19 global pandemic.

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COVID-19: Cybersecurity Checklist for Remote Working

Posted by Kelly Butler April 14, 2020

With this Cybersecurity Checklist, learn how to better guard against cyber threats in the current remote environment.

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Related to: Cyber Risk , Australia , New Zealand

COVID-19: Next Steps For Your Cyber Insurance

Posted by Kelly Butler April 14, 2020

Cyber policies offer incident response services that can help in the COVID-19 risk environment. Underwriters also have new concerns to be aware of for renewal discussions.

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Related to: Cyber Risk , Australia

COVID-19 Challenges & insurance implications for the Australian education sector

Posted By Barry Bernasconi April 03, 2020

The Australian education sector, including schools and universities, is facing evolving and time sensitive challenges presented by the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic requiring much of the sector to consider their insurance coverage.

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Related to: Education , Cyber Risk , Australia

COVID-19 People Risk key coverages and claims considerations

Posted by Sarah Brown April 03, 2020

COVID-19 presents current and evolving challenges to the People Risk exposures and risk profile for business. As result, businesses need to review how their coverages may be impacted.

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