Personal Accident Insurance for Electricians

Insurance for Electricians – Cover yourself against accidents

Electricians work in a risky area where unfortunately, accidents can happen.  Electricians work with electric wires, transformers, power transmitters and other electrical items which can carry a large degree of risk.  If you work as an electrician, it’s important to be aware of the risks involved with your work and make sure you’re properly covered by an appropriate insurance package.
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Electricians: A Guide to Public Liability

The quick guide to public liability insurance for electricians

For electricians, Public Liability Insurance is absolutely essential due to the high risk nature of the work they undertake.  Public Liability Insurance protects you against any damage done to property or another person in the course of your work.  If you work as an electrician and inadvertently cause any damage, you may find yourself in a situation where you’re financially liable.
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Tradie Insurance

Insurance Do’s and Don’ts for Tradies when Working at Heights

The dos and don’ts for Tradies When Working At Heights

Working at heights remains one of the biggest causes of fatalities and serious injury.  Unfortunately, it’s risky no matter how careful you are but there are certainly steps you can take to avoid injury.  People tend to think that construction workers are the main group that need to worry about heights but the truth is there are numerous tradies that put themselves at risk.

To avoid becoming a statistic, there are some simply steps to follow to ensure that you and your employees stay safe when working at height.
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Public Liability Insurance For Builders in Western Australia

Builders Protection with Public Liability Insurance in WA

The number of building businesses in WA is growing and there is a need for businesses and individuals to protect themselves financially.  Public Liability Insurance is one of the most important forms of insurance for a huge range of WA businesses, no matter how small.

Public Liability Insurance can safeguard your building business from the financial risk of being found liable for damages to person or property.  For some WA businesses, it may be mandatory to take out Public Liability Insurance.  Other businesses take it out to make sure they have peace of mind.
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How Can Tradies Protect Against Accident and Illness?

Personal Accident and Illness Insurance – Protection for Tradies?

Unfortunately, tradies often work in high risk areas and there is a very real risk of serious injuries through accidents.  Along with accidents, there is also the possibility that illness could strike and leave you unable to work.

If you rely on your work as your only source of income, what happens if you’re not able to work for a period of time?  Thankfully, Personal Accident and Illness Insurance can make sure you still receive an income during these times.
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Workers Compensation Insurance for Tradies!

 

I’m Fine… I have Workers Compensation Insurance!

This is something that I hear from tradies a lot. And to be honest, this used to be the case where you were covered travelling to and from work, and of course whilst you were at work.

But did you know that Workers Compensation rules have recently changed? The changes mean that you are no longer covered travelling to and from work, and are only covered whilst you are at work.

It also means that the maximum duration in which you can claim Workers Compensation payments is for 2 years. So what happens if your injury is so bad that you can’t work for more than two years… or worse, can’t go back to work ever?
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Public Liability Insurance for Electricians

Public liability Insurance is mandatory for most tradies- especially electricians in Australia!

Some tradies can choose if they want to take out Public Liability Insurance whilst for others, like electricians, it can be mandatory to have this insurance in place.

 

In some states of Australia, it is compulsory for electricians to have Public Liability Insurance in place before they are able to get their licence. For other electricians, they will need to have Public Liability Insurance in place before working for companies as subcontractors.

Either way, Public Liability Insurance is a serious consideration for electricians.
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Grow Your Trade Business – Leadership

Hi again this is Anil of Nexus BGS and today I would like to take you through what I call the “4 P’s of Leadership”

Now you’ve probably heard of the “4 P’s of Marketing” which is Product, Placement, Price and Promotion. What I came up with this morning just having a quick discussion with my daughter in the car, a leadership discussion, was the 4P’s of Leadership. I thought if marketing has “4 P’s”, why not leadership – it’s obviously an important topic.

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Public Liability Insurance for Subcontractors

When you’re working as a subcontractor, you’re generally going to be responsible for the financial cost of your own actions and often you won’t be covered by the insurance of the person or company who hired you.

For this reason, it’s not surprising that subcontractors are the main users of Public Liability Insurance.  A lot of tradesmen work as subcontractors and public liability insurance needs to be a major consideration.
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Why Terms of Trade Contracts Are Important for Tradies

Don’t let bad debtors steal your hard earned money!

We have all heard or used sayings like: prevention is better than a cure; a stitch in time saves nine; and it’s better to have a fence at the top of a cliff than an ambulance at the bottom.

 

For many years Credit Management, or Debt Collection companies, have focused solely on collecting overdue accounts not on preventing them, the apparent logic being, why prevent something that makes you money?

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