McLardy McShane Launches Incubator Program to Nurture Young Talent in Insurance Broking

Our Incubator Program has commenced with great momentum McLardy McShane’s Incubator Program has taken off with great enthusiasm from the group’s younger generation of brokers. This program is a result of Nick McLardy and Shane Brady’s brainstorming and extensive planning, and it promises to deliver game-changing, real-world broking experience to the participants. The program is […]

McLardy McShane partners with Melbourne Demons

Proud new partners of the Melbourne Football Club   McLardy McShane is proud to announce our new partnership with Melbourne Football Club (MFC) on the eve of the 2023 AFL season. The partnership, which will run for the next two years, marks a significant investment and commitment for us as a Group as we continue to […]

McLardy McShane 2023 FightMND Golf Challenge

McLardy McShane 2023 Fight MND Golf Challenge

Highlights from the McLardy McShane 2023 FightMND Golf Challenge On Friday 6 January, McLardy McShane held its fifth FightMND Golf Challenge, raising over $125,000!  We’re proud of the momentum this annual (usually except for COVID disruptions) continues to build. This year we had two new venues – Moonah Links for the golf day and The […]

Increase your disaster resilience with parametric insurance

parametric insurance

As frequent climate disasters disrupt global markets and give rise to steep economic losses, adapting our economy has become a major priority. Demand is growing for flexible insurance products that fill the gaps where traditional solutions fall short – especially in areas of complex or infrequent risk. Parametric insurance is emerging as a potential game-changer, […]

McLardy McShane 2022 Conference: One Helluva Ride!

2022 conference mclardy mcshane

More than 300 attended the McLardy McShane 2022 conference on the Gold Coast after a two-year COVID hiatus. Don McLardy, CEO of the fast-growing brokerage and authorised representative (AR) network, said it was “really important” to bring back the conference, which last took place in Queenstown in 2019. “We build our business on personal relationships […]

McLardy McShane Professional Development Days

Professional development

McLardy McShane Partners held a series of Group Professional Development Days in February, heading to Brisbane, Sydney and Melbourne. The agenda for the days included updates on insurer markets, Group compliance and marketing plus informative sessions featuring our Financial Services, Mortgages & Finance, Premium Funding divisions. Don McLardy provided a company strategic update followed up […]

McLardy McShane FightMND Golf Challenge 2022

FIghtMND Golf Challenge 2022

McLardy McShane Insurance Brokers is pleased to announce that its FightMND golf challenge 2022 event at Portsea GC on 11 February has raised over $100,000 to support FightMND, the organisation headed by AFL Legend Neale Daniher working to find a cure for Motor Neurone Disease (MND). McLardy McShane Group CEO Don McLardy said “Special thanks again to […]

AdBlue shortage highlights the need to protect Australia’s supply chain

AdBlue shortage, transport resilience, supply chain

Supply-chain challenges continue to plague Australia, most recently the global scarcity of AdBlue caused by a shortage of the chemical compound urea. It threatened Australia’s entire transport and logistics system. The decision by China to restrict exports of urea was made to protect the supply of fertilisers for their farmers and ensure food security for their […]

Don’t let your subcontractors fall through the cracks

Subcontractor risk

Sometimes the unexpected can be a pleasant surprise — like finishing a job well ahead of schedule. Learning that you’ll have to pay for workers’ compensation coverage for a subcontractor when you weren’t expecting it — well, that’s a whole other kind of surprise. In Australia, it’s increasingly commonplace for construction organisations to engage contractors, […]

Managing your transport risk across the Chain of Responsibility

transport insurance truck

Whether you’re behind the wheel of a heavy-duty truck or responsible for loading its freight, each member of the transport supply chain has a responsibility to keep each other safe. Risk management and insurance go hand in hand, and we should all collaborate to reduce the hazards facing drivers each day. But has the pressure […]