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Reporting on Minor Defects

Most properties have minor defects, especially if preventive or routine maintenance has not been carried out. Minor defects are normally rectified as part of normal on-going property maintenance.  Th

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AS 3660.1:2014

As of 1st May 2017, to achieve compliance with the National Construction Code 2016 (NCC), the design and construction of subterranean ‚ÄėTermite Management Systems‚Äô for new buildings and new buildin

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Designing Paperwork

It goes without saying that to minimise risk and to help manage consumer expectations, an inspector needs good paperwork.  An inspector must make a decision to design their own paperwork or use a thi

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Timber Pest Inspection Claim Case Study

Poor report writing is probably the greatest cause of professional negligence claims against timber pest inspectors in Australia. From previous claims experience, it is apparent that some inspectors

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How we handle inspection and pest management claims

Being notified of a potential claim can be stressful and exhausting, to assist we have created a basic summary for building inspectors, pest inspectors and pest managers of how your claim will be hand

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Cyber Insurance

With computers and the internet playing an integral part of small to medium businesses in today’s world cyber risk is one of the leading exposures for businesses in Australia. Small business with le

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Why use a third party for paperwork?

When designing paperwork, consideration needs to be given to the following six points. Research The paperwork must be designed around relevant and current industry practice, principals and methodolog

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Why does an inspector need Good paperwork?

The answer is simple… to minimise risk. It is important that inspectors can be relied upon to provide an acceptable standard of inspection and report. However, consumers have traditionally found a l

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How to Practically Implement a Pre-Engagement Inspection Agreement

Informative Note: (This note contains extracts from the copyrighted Report Systems Australia handbook series) Pre-engagement agreement objective The objective of a pre-engagement inspection agreement

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Information Technology Insurance

Wallace Risk Solutions is pleased to offer a new product that addresses the challenges faced by IT professionals. Even the best managed companies can have exposures ‚Äď is a service or a product being

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