AusIMM announces partnership with Austbrokers Countrywide
AusIMM is pleased to announce a new partnership with insurance and risk management specialists Austbrokers Countrywide.
The partnership will deliver on a joint commitment to best practice, protection and safety for industry professionals.
Working closely with Austbrokers Countrywide, AusIMM will explore the latest thinking and best practice in professional indemnity insurance keeping members up-to-date through webinars, online articles and other professional development activities.
As the peak body for resource professionals, CEO Stephen Durkin said AusIMM is looking forward to formalising its pre-existing relationship with Austbrokers Countrywide and continuing to provide valuable information for professionals across the AusIMM network.
“Austbrokers Countrywide has been operating in Australia for more than 65 years and engages directly with our members across the whole country including international projects. We are looking forward to continuing to collaborate with Austbrokers Countrywide for the benefit of our AusIMM membership, particularly those working as consultants in the sector.”
Austbrokers Countrywide Director Greg Hansen said he welcomes the partnership and is looking forward to continuing to outline the importance of professional insurance and risk management with the help of AusIMM.
“It is important for professionals to have the correct insurance and to engage in good risk-management strategies when involved in mining consulting work. With experience in helping consultants in the resources sector, Austbrokers Countrywide can assist people to choose the insurance policy that is right for their circumstances.”
The partnership was signed at the AusIMM stand (CA7) at The International Mining and Resources Conference (IMARC) on Tuesday October 29, in front of leaders and professionals from across the global resources industry.
Pictured: Greg Hansen and Stephen Durkin at the partnership signing.