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LA News is a monthly publication keeping members informed and up to date. It is distributed to members by email. All issues of the newsletter are available from the archives section.

Division News announces any news and important events relevant to your particular division.

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June 2020 LA News

Covid-19 has been well contained in New Zealand, Australia and most Asian countries, however it continues to be a major health threat in a number of countries including India, Indonesia, European countries, USA and Brazil. The challenge for countries that have fared well to date, as they begin to [...]

June 29th, 2020|

May 2020 LA News

As we navigate through these never before encountered times and hope that we will never be here again, it is clear that New Zealand, Australia and Asian countries have, to date, more effectively contained the spread of Covid-19 than Europe, USA and South America. The medical crisis has paralysed [...]

May 28th, 2020|

April 2020 LA News

COVID 19 is a worldwide health crisis and has led to widespread community hardship and economic challenges for businesses across the world. The insurance sector is monitoring and adjusting its operations by incorporating flexible working conditions and encouraging employees to work from home (WFH)...

April 30th, 2020|

July 2019 LA News

Dear Member, Customer attrition is the biggest threat to an insurer’s profitability. People usually can’t be bothered reviewing their insurance, unless there is a prompt. The top two triggers to churn are a perceived better price and a poor claims experience. A poor claims experience has added impact, because [...]

July 26th, 2019|

June 2019 LA News

Dear member, congratulations to well-known and highly respected loss adjuster Trevor Sinclair from South Australia on his elevation to Life Member of AICLA. He joins an elite group who have made a significant contribution to the profession and the Institute, in particular in Trevor’s case, a predecessor body... [...]

June 27th, 2019|

May 2019 LA News

Dear member, One of the privileges as President is to visit Divisions and meet members and others involved in the profession. Following the successful Asian Claims Convention held in Phnom Phenh, Cambodia in mid-April, Andrew Khoo, the International Division Chairman, Tony Libke, our Chief Executive, and I met with [...]

May 30th, 2019|

April 2019 LA News

Dear Member, Having recently attended the Asian Claims Convention in Phnom Penh, Cambodia, I am pleased to report that this has been a very successful event, with a record number of 142 attendees. ACC is unique, in that, it draws a wide range of claims industry professionals including loss [...]

April 15th, 2019|

March 2019 LA News

Dear member, On 4th February, 2019, the Royal Commission into Misconduct in the Banking, Superannuation and Financial Services Industry made a number of recommendations relating to the insurance industry in its Final Report. Recommendation 4.8, was that the “handling and settlement of insurance claims, or potential insurance claims, should [...]

March 29th, 2019|
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