20 years, 20 services!

20 years, 20 services!

Today, we at LMI Group are celebrating 20 wonderful years of service to the insurance and wider communities under the banner, ’20 years, 20 services’. It has certainly been a roller coaster but we are so proud to have shared this journey with you all. Thank you to everyone who has played a part in shaping LMI to what it is today, every single client. […]

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LMI’s 20 years of service – what has it meant to you?

LMI’s 20 years of service – what has it meant to you?

This coming Monday, we celebrate 20 years of service to the insurance and wider communities. I would ask that if you have or are using one of our services, have benefited from one of our innovations that you share you your thoughts, experience etc as to what this has meant for you. While I will share any good news with the team as we gather […]

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Blog Question: Can I have your thoughts on the AirBNB guarantee

Blog Question: Can I have your thoughts on the AirBNB guarantee

Good day Allan, Thanks so much for looking into his for me. https://www.airbnb.co.nz/terms/host_guarantee See attached and the link above for more information. I am interested in finding out more about the annual aggregate on the liability ‘policy’ also. Apparently this is $10,000,000 and once this is used up there is no money in the pot for further claims from airBnB hosts.   Thanks, Kate [surname […]

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Not just another survey

Not just another survey

If you are like me, you are hit with a survey almost every time you use a service. On top of this, there are a number of industry surveys, including our own, for Claims Comparison and ultimately the Mansfield Awards for Claims Excellence. When it comes to LMIG, in our near 20 year history, we have only conducted 1 survey on our services, and that […]

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New General Insurance Product Class introduced on LMI RiskCoach

New General Insurance Product Class introduced on LMI RiskCoach

I am pleased to advise that the team at LMI Group have now added Corporate Travel as the 13th class of general insurance on which we provide risk and insurance information to our subscribers through LMI RiskCoach. Besides a wealth of general information about this important class of insurance we have included Corporate Travel in the Hazard Index and Risk Specific questions and points to consider for over […]

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RIMS 2018

Four of us from LMI Group have traveled to San Antonio in the US for the 68th annual RIMS (Risk Management Society) Conference. Several of us have been going for a number of years to stay up to date with our learnings and to gather ideas on ways we can provide a better service to our customers. While I have been privileged to present at […]

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Looking for experienced policy drafters

Every part of LMI is growing and we are always on the look out for good people with technical skills in claims, underwriting and risk management. One part of the organisation that continues to grow is our policy drafting area.  We have approached on a great many projects already this year. The experts we are after include those with the skill and experience to draft […]

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What legacy are we leaving for the next generation

At least once a week, sometimes more than once a day, I am referred a matter where clients aren’t being given the right advice or being unfairly messed around during a claim. I know that many brokers and retired insurance professionals are helping with the same. I thought I would share a note I received from an old mate showing how wide spread this is: […]

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LMI Mining attending claims due to Cyclone Debbie

There has been a good deal of news regarding the effect of Cyclone Debbie on the supply of coal to the world. We at LMI have been keeping a close eye on this and assisting many mining clients to calculate their business interruption losses as a result of the damage. What many readers do not know, is that LMI have a specialist mining division that […]

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46 years on: a lot has changed, some good, some not so good.

46 years ago, today, I started as a claims officer at the General Accident Fire and Life Assurance Corporation in Brisbane straight from high school. In that first year I assisted in handing claims from Cyclone Ada which hit the Whitsundays in 1970 and later in 1971, it was Cyclone Althea that hit Townsville. Fast forward 46 years and we are back handling claims not […]

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