Industry News

Bicycle insurance shouldn’t be a chain reaction

September 21st, 2017

The most televised mountain bike race in the world, the Absa Cape Epic, took place recently with more than 1 000 cyclists riding through 691km of the Western Cape scenic countryside. This comes just a few weeks after the Cape Town Cycle Tour was cancelled for the first time in its history due to strong […]

I have a Thatched Roof..Would it require special considerations for Insurance?

September 12th, 2017

Did you know that a lightning strike (a perennial risk on the Highveld) is much more likely to cause a power surge and damage your electronic equipment and appliances than start a fire? Or that a lightning mast – one of those ubiquitous masts one sees next to thatched buildings – could be more of […]

Doctor consultation app launches in South Africa

September 5th, 2017

We can talk to our family and friends online through virtual communication apps such as Skype and FaceTime, so it’s hardly surprising that companies have popped up promising the same kinds of services when it comes to speaking to our doctor or vet. Medici is one such service provider that claims to be revolutionising the […]

Why young adults need to get off their parents’ insurance policies

September 4th, 2017

It’s really nice to be independent, right?  You’re at the beginning of a very promising career, drive around in your own car and do your own thing.  Except for your short term insurance policy… So why should you bother getting your own insurance policy?  Your valuables are safely covered on your parents’ policy – no […]