With extensive experience in the farming industry, we understand your risks.
The Australian Agricultural Industry is changing rapidly, there is a much higher dependence on technology, and a greater awareness in relation to risk mitigation. Farmers are evolving, and better managing weather risk by progressive farming techniques. We are evolving with you. Developments in Crop Insurance around Multi Peril and Weather Derivative Insurance help to protect you against the unique challenges you face.
In 2016-17, Victoria’s total food and fibre exports were valued at $12.8 billion.
Conventional Crop Insurance settles an estimated $105 million per annum in claims, and accounts for around $150 million per annum in insurance premium.
We have practical Agribusiness experience, with staff having spent time in Management positions in ASX200 companies and current members on various agribusiness committees. Our insurance knowledge coupled with practical experience allows McLardy McShane to better identify the apparent risks, and ensure the right covers are in place.
Your expert in Transport & Commercial
Kevin was originally employed by Don McLardy at OAMPS in the late 1980s. Over the next 20 years he enjoyed a great career and is now highly regarded for his expertise in the Transport industry.
Kevin joined McLardy McShane in 2007 and has brought a wealth of experience to the team. Having gained first-hand knowledge as both an insurer and a broker, Kevin is a well rounded insurance professional. As well as handling general commercial clients, Kevin has also developed and managed a loyal portfolio of transport clients and in the process raised the national profile of McLardy McShane as Transport insurance experts.
Kevin is a keen Carlton supporter and married to Deirdre.
Farm Insurance accounts for around $950 Million per annum in insurance premiums and settles an estimated $665 Million per annum in claims.
As experts in Farm & Crop Insurance, we have you covered.
McLardy McShane staff are not only continually keeping abreast of industry developments, some are still very actively involved within the industry, sitting on Industry body Boards and even Farming themselves. This level of involvement ensures that McLardy McShane is a step ahead of the game when it comes to new and emerging risks associated with the farming sector.
Including Multi Peril and Weather Derivative Insurance.
Cover to protect machinery essential to your farm's success.
Your liability exposure for injury or damage to property as a result of straying stock or farm machinery.