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Smart Insurance Solutions for the Australian Forestry Sector

Following the bushfires around Australia in recent years, it has become more important to protect your growing assets against the forces of nature.

Coverforce are an endorsed broker of the Australian Forest Growers (AFG). We provide a growing timber insurance scheme, which is underwritten by one of Australia’s largest insurance companies.

Whether you are an individual forest owner/grower or corporate institution owning or leasing major plantation areas and prospectus driven managed investment schemes, our experienced team can tailor an insurance program for your specific needs and requirements, including:

  • Plantation insurance for protection against the risk of fire, lightning, explosion, aircraft and in special circumstances windstorm and hail as well as stacked timber during harvesting prior to delivery, removal of debris and the cost of re-establishment. Coverage features can also be designed around:
    • Full or partial loss
    • Agreed value
    • Limit of liability
    • Salvage and replanting
    • Level of deductible chosen
  • Public Liability insurance through a facility in the Australian insurance market for the purpose of protecting plantation owners and managers in respect of  their legal liability for all their activities relating to the ownership of land, trees and property, the establishment and management and maintenance of forests.
  • A specific facility can be tailored to provide investment managers protection that combines the risks of Professional Indemnity, Directors and Officers Liability and Crime.
  • Machinery breakdown
    Your specialised equipment is the backbone of your business. Cover your equipment for repair or replacement following mechanical breakdown or fusion.
  • Transit
    Insure your timber while it is being transported around Australia
  • Income protection 
    Protect your income following an accident or sickness 24 hours a day, 7 days a week

Coverforce are an endorsed broker of the Australian Forest Growers (AFG). We provide a growing timber insurance scheme, which is underwritten by one of Australia’s largest insurance companies.

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Your AFG Team

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Michael Burns
Senior Account Executive

michael_burns@coverforce.com.au
D: 02 9376 7826