More than ever before, it's important to have an insurance and risk solution that accounts for the wide variety of risks inherent in the manufacturing industry.
The Australian manufacturing sector has had its challenges in recent times due to a variety of pressures. Fiscal tightening, an appreciating Australian Dollar, and cheaper offshore labour have all affected the industry's ability to compete on a global scale, placing strain on demand for goods overseas.
With a smaller margin for error, it is more important than ever to ensure you have an insurance and risk solution that accounts for the wide variety of risks inherent in the manufacturing industry.
Whitbread will work in partnership with you to truly understand the inner workings of your business, fixed assets, property, systems and equipment to identify your inherent risks, and formulate an insurance program that addresses these.
As a manufacturer there are a number of risk exposures outlined below, which, if not managed, can prove extremely costly:
By managing your risk, we seek to empower you with the confidence to innovate and diversify, enabling you to further grow your business and strengthen your presence in the market.
Areas of specialisation:
From earthquakes to storm damage, many homes, cars and businesses have experienced serious damage due to recent events. In turn, this has seen a major spike in insurance claims, with brokers, insurance companies and repairers alike being inundated with claims to resolve.
The devastating bushfires that tore through parts of VIC, NSW, SA and QLD in 2019 are a grave reminder that you don’t have to live in a rural area to be affected by fires. Bushfire preparation has never been more important as we enter another Australian summer.