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Privacy Amendment - Notifiable Data Breaches.
As you may be aware, the Privacy Amendment (Notifiable Data Breaches) Act 2017 took effect on 22nd February 2018...
In accordance with the Act, our Brokers, Business Partners and Agencies have an obligation to ensure procedures are in place to capture and report on ‘eligible’ data breaches (i.e. any unauthorised access to, or unauthorised disclosure of personal information or loss of personal information likely to result in serious harm) to the Office of the Australian Information Commission (OIAC), within 30 days.
As we have a common interest to protect our customers and individuals whose data may have been breached, we are seeking your assistance to ensure that we are:
- Notified of any suspected 'eligible' reportable data breaches within 2 business days, from the date you have become reasonably aware; and
- Kept informed of any remediation plans and what steps have been taken to notify individuals whose personal information may have been breached.
Should you have any questions regarding the NDB or would like to discuss, please feel free contact your Broker Relationship Manager.
CGU sponsors Steadfast Convention.
Melbourne 7-10 April 2018
CGU is once again a Gold Sponsor of the Annual Steadfast Convention and we are excited to see what this year has instore...
We look forward to seeing you at the CGU stand in the Market Place, where will be demonstrating the benefits of using the CGU UBuild2 online quote and bind tool as well as the resources available through the online Broker Portal.
With the line-up of inspiring speakers, this year looks to be a truly inspiring and engaging experience and we are proud to be a sponsor of this premier event for our industry.
CGU voted General Insurer of the Year for 2017 in the annual NIBA survey.
CGU has been voted General Insurer of the Year for 2017 in the annual NIBA survey. This industry award recognises the best overall insurer for both product and service quality...
Ben Bessell, IAG Executive General Manager Business Distribution and Group Executive said he was delighted that CGU had won this prestigious award.
“CGU is very proud to have been awarded the NIBA General Insurer of the Year award for the third year in a row,” Mr Bessell said.
“I’d like to express my thanks and gratitude to brokers who participated in the 2017 survey and voted for CGU. Our business is built on strong partnerships and we place great value on your continued support. I’d also like to extend my appreciation to our people who continue to dedicate their efforts to providing our customers and partners with exceptional customer experience and service. Winning this award for the third year in a row is a testament to the hard work, dedication and commitment by our people to deliver outstanding industry products and service.”
Up to 1000 NIBA brokers participated in the annual NIBA Broker Market Survey. The survey is voted for by NIBA member brokers, who rate insurers’ products and services in a range of categories.