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Home Insurance Quotes Online

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Home Insurance Online Quotes
Diford Home Insurance offers some of  the most comprehensive home insurance policies on the Australian Home Insurance market, including all types of Household Insurance for homeowners, tenants and landlords. Home and Contents Insurance coverage comes with many varying options, most notably including the popular ad highly recommended Accidental Damage coverage and coverage for Defined Events (Listed Events), depending upon the level of coverage one requires.

Home Insurance Accidental Damage
Accidental Damage Home Insurance covers home occupants and/or Landlords for the most comprehensive coverage of Accidental Damage and loss of valuables. This is the most recommended level of home and contents coverage.

Home Insurance Defined Events
Defined Events Home Insurance covers home occupants and/or Landlords for a list of defined events.

 Home Insurance Online
At Diford Home Insurance policies we highly recommend Home and Contents policies that use the Steadfast …

Cyclone Debbie Insurance Claims Losses

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Cyclone Debbie Insurance
An American financial giant's insurance earnings have been battered by Cyclone Debbie, which lashed across Queensland and New South Wales as well as New Zealand in March.

Also local Insurance companies including QBE insurance, AAMI, NRMA, GIO and Suncorp plus other international Insurance companies including Zurich and Allianz are currently assessing their claims losses.

Home Insurance Claims
The Insurance Council of Australia (ICA) said the cyclone caused an estimated $1.4 billion in insured losses, including Home Insurance and Car Insurance claims, with 58,416 related to personal claims and 7,462 to businesses.

The cyclone also made its presence felt as far as Omaha, Nebraska in the United States, as it made a US$165 million ($208 million) impact to the earnings results of Warren Buffet's Berkshire Hathaway, The Courier-Mail reported.

Search and compare insurance product listings against Profit Loss from specialty market providers here

The firm was …

QBE Home Insurance

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QBE Home Insurance
QBE Home Insurance offers some of  the most comprehensive household insurance policies on the Australian market, including all types of Household Insurance for homeowners, landlords and tenants. Household Insurance comes with various option including for Accidental Damage and Defined Events (Listed Events) depending upon the level of coverage required.

Steadfast Policy Wording
As Diford Insurance Brokers Australia, we have access to special insurance deals, only available through Brokers, and not available direct to the market. Not only can this mean cheaper insurance premiums, but more importantly more comprehensive coverage and policy wordings. We offer some of the best home insurance quotes online and over the phone.

Diford Insurance Brokers, as an authorised representative of NAS Insurance Brokers, is part of the Steadfast Group, and therefore our QBE policies come with the enhanced Steadfast Policy wording, which means you should be covered for additional even…

Allianz Car Insurance rejects move to charge riskier drivers more

Allianz Car Insurance, one of the four insurers in Queensland's compulsory third-party (CTP) system has spoken out against the idea of charging riskier drivers more for CTP insurance due to lack of evidence to back the move.

The risk-premium idea has been proposed by a state government-backed committee, saying that charging riskier drivers more – within a set band of prices – instead of the current system where all car drivers pay the same could potentially spur “better outcomes for motorists”.

The committee was first to admit, however, that it was “difficult to predict the extent to which the level of CTP premiums would directly influence driver behaviour, noting the evidence on this is limited”.

Allianz told The Courier-Mail: “There is no evidence that modestly higher premiums for less capable or safety conscious drivers has any impact on driver behaviour or accidents that translates into improved CTP claims experience. The current… approach underpins Queensland’s position as th…

Home Insurance Quotes Online

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Home Insurance Quotes
Diford Home Insurance Brokers Australia are your one stop shop for all types of general insurance, including home insurance, home and contents insurance, landlord insurance and all types of household insurance, buildings insurance, property insurance, as well as insurance for your vehicles and business.

We provide the best home insurance quotes and insurance advice for all your insurance needs, dealing with hundreds of different insurance companies and products on the Australian market.

Contact us today to speak to our specialist insurance brokers for your home insurance quote and the best advice!

Best Home Insurance
We have special relationships with many home insurance providers, which enables us to offer you special deals, only available to brokers, and not available directly to the public.

We have these special arrangements not only for home insurance companies, but also for all other types of insurance including motor vehicle and car insurance, truck insura…

Suncorp Insurance announced it's using drones to survey damage from Cyclone Debbie

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Suncorp Insurance has announced that it is using drones to survey damage caused by Cyclone Debbie, marking the first time the technology has been used in Australia for cyclone and flood insurance claims.

Drones have been used to fly over the disaster-hit areas of the state and assess flood and cyclone claims home insurance policies, and assess the severity and extent of damage, with information filtered back to the insurer’s customer response teams (CRTs).

The technology has been used in areas that bore the brunt of Cyclone Debbie last week such as around Bowen, Airlie Beach and Proserpine. In each of these areas, the insurer has set-up CRTs to assist the hardest hit communities of the region.

 ​​​​​​“The drone imagery gives our teams important insights into the extent of the damage in areas that are still inaccessible due to closed roads and floodwaters,” Josh Cooney, a Suncorp spokesperson said.

“With this information, we can better coordinate our response so our teams can hit the g…

Obtain insurance through a Broker, as Insurers urged to be more transparent on home insurance premiums

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Home Insurance Premiums | Home Insurance Quotes
Home Insurance companies have been urged to be more transparent on home insurance premiums, as research found that insurers can charge up to $1,700 more than each other for home and contents policies for identical properties.

The industry countered that the variations in premiums were due to different types of coverage and reflects healthy competition.

According to research by the Emergency Services Levy Insurance Monitor, which surveyed premiums across 11 suburbs, “basic home and content policies” between insurers vary at an average of $1,100, Sydney Morning Herald reported.

In Medlow Bath, GIO made the highest quote at $2,794 - two-and-a-half times more than the lowest direct to the market quote of $1,106 from Coles.

Interestingly, and much to the surprise of  many consumers, customers who had used a broker were actually paying even lower, with premiums under $1,000.00 from Allianz, Calliden and QBE Home Insurance available through  i…