With extensive experience in the transport industry, we understand your risks.
Without transport, our nation would come to a halt. In an industry predominantly made up of small to medium family owned businesses, we understand the importance of giving you certainty. Kevin has managed insurance for a number of national carriers and small family operated businesses. Utilising over 30 years experience and regularly attending transport industry events, Kevin ensures he stays ahead of the pack.
More than 280,ooo people are employed in the logistics sector in Victoria alone. The Transport & Logistics sector nationally is estimated at over 880,ooo people.
15 of Australia’s GDP
Transport and Logistics account for around 15% of Australia’s GDP. McLardy McShane understand the value of protecting our transport and logistics businesses.
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.
We know you are vulnerable to a number of variable costs- fuel, registration, tolls. We can work with you to help you understand how your insurance cost is calculated, and how it might change, so you are more certain of what the future might bring.
Our expertise ensures you're risk profile is comprehensively assessed.
It’s common for the insurance industry to focus on the fleet component of an insurance program as this often contributes to the majority of cost. However, at McLardy McShane, we understand and protect you in a number of ways. These include, but are not limited to: Radius travelled; Contracts with your customers that may increase or limit your exposures; Business structure, subcontractor or a principle carrier or both; Directors profile; Industry experience; Protocols in your business that set it apart from the rest of the industry
Protecting your clients goods whilst they are being transported.
Protecting you against actions for bodily injury or property damage as a result of your negligence.
Protecting the directors and company for actions brought by a third party, including statutory liability.
Protects your systems and reputation against outside cyber attacks.