Protecting against cybercrime: Safeguarding Your Digital Presence

16th May 2023

In today's interconnected world, the threat of cybercrime looms large, and it's crucial to allocate additional resources to enhance your cybersecurity measures. Contrary to popular...

Keeping future-fit in a complex risk environment

21st December 2022

As we look back on 2022, in our final note for the year, there is no mistaking that the world is changing rapidly. This has...

EBC supporting Mother Nation Training & Development Foundation

20th December 2022

We are proud to announce that this year Econorisk Broker Consultants is supporting the Mother Nation Training and Development Foundation by providing food and party...

Know your liability

29th November 2022

  Admission of Liability & Claims Control Clause Are you aware of the process and your responsibility in the event of a Liability Claim? In...

Water Damage Claims: Know the Dos & Don’ts

28th November 2022

With the recent heavy rain in various parts of the country and the multiple incidents of flooding, particularly in parts of Gauteng, we are reminded...

Know your driver – Are your employees’ Driver’s Licences legitimate?

8th November 2022

There has been much coverage in the press relating to expired Driver’s Licences off the back of Covid, with the extension of the grace period...

Make sure your VIN number is correct or risk having your claim rejected

9th September 2022

What is a VIN number? A car's vehicle identification (VIN) number, sometimes called a chassis number, is the 17-digit ‘name’ allocated to a car and...

Protecting Yourself against Hijackings

9th September 2022

Quarterly data published by the South African Police Service (SAPS) last month shows that hijackings are on the rise. Between April and June this year,...

SARDA Legends Race Day – Econorisk Broker Consultants announces lead sponsorship

30th June 2022

We are proud to announce that Econorisk Broker Consultants will be the lead sponsor of the SARDA Legends Race Day on 23 July 2022, commemorating...

Smart steps to fireproof your business and protect it from risk

24th June 2022

  Whether a business is big or small, fire is one of the most devastating risks a business owner can face. Not only is there...

Managing risk in an ‘unpredictable, pandemic-altered’ South Africa

30th May 2022

Article published in Security Focus Magazine, May 2022 In today’s ‘unpredictable, pandemic-altered’ world, business owners are dealing with an ever- expanding risk landscape that’s likely...

Beware the reasonable precautions clause: Rising claims disputes over ‘reckless driving’

26th April 2022

A rising number of motor vehicle accident claims are being disputed and rejected by insurers on the grounds of a clause in insurance policies, the...

Vehicle maintenance and repair could prevent your claim from being rejected

20th April 2022

Keeping your car regularly serviced and in good condition could be to your advantage in the event of an accident and the dispute of a...

Motor vehicle insurance – Know your driver

12th April 2022

Here, we look at insurance policies and importance of each driver holding a valid driver’s license. It is against the law to drive without a...

Driver’s license delays – Are you still insured?

8th April 2022

With the SA government backlog in the issuing of renewal drivers and motor vehicle licenses, motorists are questioning whether insurance companies will pay out in...

EBC’s Shani Griebenow selected for the 2022 RISE Mentorship Programme

31st January 2022

  After a rigorous screening process, we are delighted to announce that Econorisk Broker Consultants (EBC) team member Shani Griebenow has been selected to participate...

Business update: Building resilience in 2022

25th January 2022

We are now nearly two full years into a pandemic which has impacted lives and business across the globe, more than many in our generation...

We are recruiting: Personal Lines Account Executive

9th December 2021

Econorisk Broker Consultants is currently recruiting a Personal Lines Account Executive to service a book of domestic clients and drive new business to the high-net-worth...

Sasria insurance: The engine of recovery in unique risk situations

4th October 2021

Written by Brett Schultz, Managing Director, Econorisk Broker Consultants Following some of the worst unrest in decades, the South African Special Risk Insurance Association (Sasria) has announced...

A cyberattack can become an endgame event. Is your business adequately protected? 

20th February 2020

This article is provided by Econorisk Broker Consultants, a SAIDSA member and a professional financial service provider to the Security industry. South Africa: 2 billion...

Could your SME business be the next cybercrime target?

28th January 2020

Imagine your CEO is on holiday. You receive an email from her saying that she needs funds to be released in order to make an...

TEARS Sleepathon a paws-itive success for animal rescue

9th December 2019

Thank you to everyone who supported the TEARS Sleepathon 2019 campaign. We are delighted to let you know that, collectively, the Sleepathoners raised close to...

Pawsome news! Brett Schultz and Friends will be sleeping ruff for TEARS animal charity

15th November 2019

On Saturday 30 November 2019, Brett Schultz, Managing Director of Econorisk Broker Consultants, and Friends will be sleeping overnight in kennels with rescue dogs and...

Business Advice: How to avoid the common pitfalls of business interruption cover

30th September 2019

For business clients, an underinsurance shortfall can be disastrous. When clients experience business interruption, if they don’t have the right cover in place they can...

Commercial/Corporate Account Executive – Short-Term Insurance, Johannesburg

4th September 2019

Econorisk Broker Consultants is a leading insurance brokerage delivering innovative risk analysis, insurance and risk management solutions to SMEs and individuals. Working across a diverse...

Boost your cybercrime protection – the risk is real

1st August 2019

The global ransomware attack ‘WannaCry’ affected over 200,000 computers in at least 150 countries. Regarded as the world’s biggest ever ransomware attack, it’s safe to...

A cyberattack can become an endgame event. Is your business adequately protected?

5th August 2019

This article was written for the South African Intruder Detection Services Association members. Econorisk Broker Consultants is a SAIDSA member and a professional service provider...

The importance of business interruption cover for SME’s

30th July 2019

The journey through the first 3 years, or 1001 days of a start-up business is a mix of good and bad days. To make it...

Risk management key for business longevity – insurance for the hospitality industry

3rd July 2019

Things have been somewhat up and down for clients in the hospitality industry in the last few years but PwC has reported a positive outlook....

Could you be under insured?

1st March 2019

In this difficult political and economic climate, the South African rand continues to be extremely volatile. It is therefore vital for consumers who own and...

New Cybercrimes Bill doesn’t replace caution

8th March 2019

New Cybercrimes Bill doesn't replace caution South Africa's new Cybercrimes Bill is currently under consideration by the National Council of Provinces, having been greatly simplified...

Cyber threats are on the rise

22nd February 2019

Cybercrime is a real and serious threat. According to Santam*, 38,5% of businesses surveyed have been hit by cybercrime over the past 12 months. This...

Spring-clean your insurance cover and save money

1st January 2019

Every year lives change and every year the things we own get more and more expensive to replace. While your insurance policies are automatically renewed...

The impact of loadshedding on insurance

1st July 2018

Once again load shedding is part of our daily lives and numerous questions have been raised whether our policyholders do indeed have cover in terms...

Sporting passion breeding business success

1st February 2015

Article published in SA Article published in SA Cricket Magazine 2015 World Cup Special Edition Econorisk is fast becoming one of South Africa’s leading independent...

6 ways to equip your business in a hard market cycle

1st January 2008

Pondering forces of nature and Acts of God would give any business owner sleepless nights. A more practical approach for anyone operating a growing business...

The modern risk of ransomware and how to protect against it

1st August 2008

Between Petya, WannaCry, and NotPetya, it appears that we now live in an age where the threat of ransomware is uncomfortably real. Find out how...

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