Trade Risk endorsed by Carpentry Australia

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Carpenters Insurance

If you’re still trying to work out who to use for your carpentry insurance, the decision has just been made a whole lot easier. The peak body representing carpenters in Australia, Carpentry Australia, has endorsed Trade Risk as their preferred broker. The CarpenterInsurance.com.au website is powered by Trade Risk, which means when you take out

How much does public liability cost for chippies?

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The cost of public liability for a carpenter can vary hugely. If you’re a subcontract turning over less than $100k a year, you’ll pay just over $400 for your cover. If you’re a larger carpentry business, then you’ll pay more… Let’s take a look at some of the factors affecting your insurance cost. What affects

Cheapest carpenters insurance

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Carpenters Insurance

If you're looking for the cheapest insurance for carpenters, we may be able to help you out. There are three main types on insurance for chippies, so we'll take a look at each one separately to find out how to get the best deal. Public liability When it comes to carpenters, public liability is the

Self-employed Carpenters Insurance

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If you're a subcontractor or run your own carpentry business you'll know there's plenty of paperwork to look after. Something that is often regarded as 'paperwork' is insurance, but we think it's more important than that! As a self-employed carpenter there are certain risks that you'll face each day whilst out on the tools. So

Formwork

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Not all carpenters undertake formwork, but it’s certainly not uncommon to do so. Whether or not you undertake this type of work can have an impact on your insurance. If you are doing formwork it is vital that you let your broker or insurer know about it. How does formwork impact upon my insurance? Not

Insurance tips for chippies

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No one likes having to cough up for insurance each year. But if you work for yourself as a carpenter, you’d be crazy to risk everything by not having insurance. All you can do is make sure that you’re getting the most competitive premiums available, as well as receiving good value on the money you’re

Carpentry Insurance Quotes

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Are you looking for insurance quotes for your carpentry business? Here at carpenterinsurance.com.au we specialise in – you guessed it – insurance for carpenters! There are various forms of insurance available for carpenters, and we have access to a network of insurance advisers who can assist with all of them. When seeking quotes for insurance

Income Protection for Carpenters

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Carpenters can benefit from a range of different forms of insurance, and one of the most beneficial is income protection. Income protection is not only a good idea, but for many carpenters in Australia it will actually be mandatory. What Is Income Protection? Income protection can replace up to 75% of a carpenter’s income if

Public Liability Insurance for Carpenters

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With so many carpenters working as subcontractors and running their own businesses, many are required to hold public liability insurance. Most of the larger building companies in Australia will require that any carpentry subcontractors must hold public liability insurance before they are able to come onto the worksite. Whilst most carpenters know about public liability

Carpenters Insurance

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Carpenters are the backbone of the building industry. Of course it takes plenty of different trades to build a house, but carpenters arguably have the biggest impact on a quality build. Part of being a carpenter, especially a self-employed one, is the need for certain types of insurance. A carpenter working for himself as a