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Home Salon Insurance for Beauty Professionals

Home Salon Insurance for Beauty Professionals

Read our latest blog for the ins and outs of setting up your home salon to make sure that you're covered correctly with your insurances.

Laser Technician Insurance Guidelines

Laser Technician Insurance Guidelines

If you operate a beauty business that offers laser treatments, or if you are working as a laser technician then you’re lucky enough to be in what is currently a booming industry...

The Importance of Using Client Consultation Forms

The Importance of Using Client Consultation Forms

Throughout the beauty and cosmetic nursing industries, consultation forms and client consent are part of a standard legal operating procedure...

Does Your Beauty Business Have Adequate Insurance?

Does Your Beauty Business Have Adequate Insurance?

You know you need to protect and minimise your business’s exposure to risks by having the right insurance in place. But with so many types of insurance policies available, making a decision on the extent of what cover you need can become overwhelming...

Tips on Minimising the Impact of a Storm Claim

Tips on Minimising the Impact of a Storm Claim

Storm season in Australia generally runs from September through to March, however a storm can hit at any time and can cause significant damage. It’s worth taking a few simple steps to make sure that yourself, your staff and your business are protected with whatever comes our way during this...

Cyber Insurance for Beauty & Cosmetics Professionals and Salon Owners

Cyber Insurance for Beauty & Cosmetics Professionals and Salon Owners

Cyber-attacks remain a real risk to individuals and organisations. With digitisation in the modern world, cyber events can happen to any business, even to small-scale ones. And given the type of sensitive personal information salons collect from their clients, this exposes salons as a target for cyber attackers, the beauty...

Cosmetic Injector Risks and Insurance Needs

Cosmetic Injector Risks and Insurance Needs

Operating your business as a cosmetic nurse providing injectable treatments involves having a clear understanding of the industry and the risks involved. As a cosmetic injector you need to also understand the types of insurance available to you, why you need it and what it is protecting you from...

7 Ways to Minimize Claims Being Made Against Your Business

7 Ways to Minimize Claims Being Made Against Your Business

Preventing claims not only helps keep premiums reasonable, it helps to avoid significant emotional and financial stress on you and your business. It is mostly important to identify specific types of internal risk and external risk and develop policies and procedures unique to your business practices to help prevent unfortunate...

Importance of Choosing the Right Insurance for Your Beauty Business

Importance of Choosing the Right Insurance for Your Beauty Business

As one of the beauty business owners in Australia, you ultimately aim to make clients look and feel great through a range of your hair and beauty services. However, you could encounter unprecedented business interruption beyond your control. This is why you need insurance designed to protect your business from...

How to Claim Professional Indemnity Insurance

How to Claim Professional Indemnity Insurance

Receiving professional indemnity claims from clients is a stressful situation for business owners. But sometimes, the experience becomes more harrowing when problems arise with the insurance providers. Misunderstandings and errors can cause the insured to suffer from more losses. If you are a beauty business owner, you must be well-informed...

Top Beauty Industry Insurance Claims

Top Beauty Industry Insurance Claims

There are a lot of risks involved when operating a beauty business. Accidents, for one, is top on the list. There are other exposures too which can potentially lead to financial loss and possible business interruption. Learn about the most common beauty industry insurance claims reported by Sparrow Insurance...

Cosmetic Tattoo Insurance – Essential Checklist

Cosmetic Tattoo Insurance – Essential Checklist

Whether you’re just starting your cosmetic tattoo business, have an established career in the beauty industry or have been employed by somebody else, Sparrow Insurance have put together this essential checklist so you are informed about what important elements your cosmetic tattoo insurance policy should include...

Not sure if your business should have insurance? Generally, all and every type of business should have insurance. This helps you secure your assets and keep your investments safe, especially when it comes to your financials. Here are some of the businesses that avail of our services: