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Public Liability Retail Risk Manual

by Dave Collins on December 23, 2016

  Public Liability Retail Risk Manual Use this as a start to developing procedures for your retail store, shopping centre or mall. Covers maintenance, risk assessment, incident management, the theory of liability, legislation, emergency procedures, fire protection, fire life safety, checklists and contractor management. Related PostsContractual Risks Allocation and Proportionate liability Latest Liability News Trespassers […]

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Shopping Trolley Madness

by Dave Collins on December 22, 2016

Shopping Trolley Madness

Marion Shopping Centre (Adelaide) Car Park Ramp was no match for a determined drunk "Craig Stanley" who mastered t…

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Assessing Your Public Liability Risks

by Dave Collins on December 7, 2016

Public Liability: Assessing Your Risk Every business owner knows that their customers are always right, but many of them don’t know if their customers are always safe. Many small maintenance items can sneak up on owners: A concrete step that has slowly been sinking for years may now be sunk. A charming tree-lined walkway can […]

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Public Liability – Assessing Your Risks

by Dave Collins on December 6, 2016

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Public Liability: Assessing Your Risks Image Source Every business owner knows that accidents happen. Both employees and customers are subject to slips, falls and trips that can cause bodily harm, and your business may be liable. While employee accidents are often covered under worker’s compensation, customers should be covered by public liability insurance. However, even […]

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Public Liability Hazard Checklist for Retail Premises

by Dave Collins on November 27, 2016

Retail locations, whether they be large regional shopping centres, community shopping centres, strip malls or individual business premises are required to discharge their obligations under their State’s legislation relative to access to the premises and general public safety and occupiers of such premises are required to meet their obligations under their State’s specific legislation relative […]

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Importance of Product and Public Liability Insurance for Retail Businesses By Nate Rodnay As retail businesses have direct interaction with the general public (customers), they are more likely to face liability claims from the customers. Retail business owners may face liability when their business is held accountable for injuries caused to the visitors; even when […]

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Retail Risk

by Dave Collins on November 13, 2016

RISKS IN THE RETAIL INDUSTRY: Manual For Security Guards in Shopping Centres Designing Shopping Centres for Youths Workcover Code of Practice for Safe Collection of Shopping Trolleys Australian Retailers Association Code of Practice for Shopping Trolley Collection Shopping Centres Risk Context Statement Mall Encroachment Procedure Generic Shopping Centre Public Liability & Property Procedures Manual Night […]

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Public Liability Insurance for Market Stall Businesses

by Dave Collins on October 29, 2016

Public Liability Insurance for Market Stall Businesses If you are contemplating beginning a market stall business, you may need to purchase public liability insurance. In some areas, this insurance is required, but in others, the purchase of liability insurance may be at your discretion. Whatever the case in your local area, public liability insurance can […]

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Bad Hair Day at the Office – Insurance Tips for Salons

by Dave Collins on September 25, 2016

Bad Hair Day at the Office – Insurance Tips for Salons By Oliver Matlock Hairdressers and beauticians are a creative bunch. One of the less interesting aspects of running their salons is making sure their business is adequately insured, so it’s understandable that insurance is swept under the rug along with the hair trimmings. But […]

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Broadway Shopping Centre Fire! 12 FEB 08

by Dave Collins on September 13, 2016

Broadway Shopping Centre Fire! 12 FEB 08

A power substation explodes into fire at Broadway Shopping Centre in Sydney.

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Free Public Liability Asset Manual for Shopping Centres

by Dave Collins on September 12, 2016

Free Public Liability Asset Manual for Shopping Centres NB: This manual is to be used as a guide only and must be modified to suit your own circumstances Public Liability Manual for Shopping Centres Click here This manual is designed to set guidelines at achieving the following objectives: 1. To provide a safe environment for […]

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“Confusion” During Mayfair Evacuation

by Dave Collins on September 3, 2016

"Confusion" During Mayfair Evacuation

VICTORIA – Hundreds of shoppers and staff pack the parking lot outside Mayfair Shopping Centre Wednes…

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Weekly Retail Liability Checklist

by Dave Collins on September 1, 2016

Weekly Retail Liability Checklist All retail stores and shopping centres should be subject to a formal inspection on at least a weekly basis. Should be done by a different person each week. Download here: Related PostsHousekeeping Report Free Public Liability Checklists Hotel public liability checklist Comprehensive Hotel-Resort Risk Management Checklist Safety And Public Liability Checklist […]

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Retail Stores Hazard Identification Checklist

by Dave Collins on August 30, 2016

Retail locations, whether they be large regional shopping centres, community shopping centres, strip malls or individual business premises are required to discharge their obligations under their State’s legislation relative to access to the premises and general public safety and occupiers of such premises are required to meet their obligations under their State’s specific legislation relative […]

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Caretakers Daily Checklist – Retail

by Dave Collins on August 29, 2016

Use this checklist where you require someone to undertake a formal inspection of a small shopping centre and provide regular reports. Download Here: Related PostsBusinesses Cannot Waive Liability with a Sign How to Enforce No Trespassing in Shopping Centers shopping trolleys on travelators

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Rules For Shopping Trolley Collection

by Dave Collins on August 23, 2016

There have been a number of serious injuries, including 3 fatalities that we know of, to shopping trolley collectors in shopping centres. They should be properly inducted like any other contractor and work to strict rules and procedures. WA Workcover have published a Code of Practice for Shopping Trolley Collection SEE IT HERE For an […]

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