The food and beverage production industry is Australia's largest manufacturing group. Protecting these assets is fundamental to ensuring a productive and profitable future.

Access our report, Managing the rising costs of building and property insurance for the food and beverage industry, and gain detailed information on property risks and insurance considerations, including

  • Fire safety

manage Expanded Polystyrene Insulation (EPS) fire risks to optimise insurance outcomes in obtaining cover, premium cost and claims

  • Risk management strategy

an independent risk appraisal can be instrumental for risk management planning

  • Working with a broker

allow time to continually review and update the property business risk profile

Some of the key areas covered in the report include

  • Meeting increased risk management requirements
  • Implementing additional risk mitigation processes
  • Cover to meet your needs
  • Negotiating reduced market capacity
  • Managing the total cost of risk of premiums, deductibles and self-insured retentions
Managing the rising costs of building and property insurance for the food and beverage industry

Our food production risk and insurance experts can deliver solutions

As the only food production insurance specialism in Australia our team has the expertise to work with your business to understand, advise and develop optimal risk management and renewal strategies.

Gaining optimal risk solutions for clients in hard market conditions requires the combined expertise and capability Gallagher provides through

  • a partnership approach between the organisation, Gallagher brokers and the insurers
  • detailed risk management information
  • global expertise in accessing insurance markets in order to offset local market constraints.

We work to explore all the options available to your business, discuss a range of pricing and funding options and ensure that you are appropriately protected against all insurable risks.



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