Looking for insurance? We recommend contacting Marsh Insurance, the official ‘Principal Risk Partner’ of Music Australia.
Why Marsh Entertainment?
DEVELOPED BY MUSICIANS / PROTECTING MUSICIANS / SUPPORTING MUSICIANS
The specialist entertainment industry team at Marsh have in excess of 60+ years’ experience working with the music and broader entertainment industry. The team is led by a musician, Simon Calabrese, that has been in the music industry for over 20 years. Simon has personally developed the products specifically for the industry, ensuring that they meet the needs of musicians, promoters and all other people working within the broader entertainment industry. Each member of the team don’t just understand insurance, they explicitly understand the risks associated with the industry and will talk your language. This means that you receive the right advice without the hassle. Just as importantly, as brokers (not insurers) they are your advocate in the time of a claim, ensuring that claims are paid fairly and swiftly.
Marsh Entertainment have developed a comprehensive suite of online products; such as public liability for musicians, music teachers, bands, sound & lighting, event promoters, dance schools, Film & TV productions, photography as well as musical instrument and entertainment equipment cover. Marsh Entertainment are the only specialist brokers to have launched Gig Cover. Gig Cover allows you to purchase public liability as a performer or band/group for the period that you want to, as opposed to being locked in for 12 months. Cover starts as low as $20 for individuals. This is a real game changer for the industry.
Marsh Insurance are also the Principal Risk Partner for APRA/AMCOS, the Australian Music Association, Australian Music Week and Music Australia. As consequence to this, they are regularly involved in understanding the industry’s needs leading to the development of solutions in concert with the various peak bodies that they work with. Association discounts also apply for members of various associations.
If that’s not enough to make you switch, then perhaps you will like the fact Marsh donate $5 from each online music policy sold to Support Act each year. This means that the more you support the team at Marsh Entertainment, the more you are further supporting fellow musos that have fallen on hard times.
You can easily browse over a dozen online products on their website.
Alternatively, you can send email enquiries to the Marsh insurance team or contact their toll free number.
Email: [email protected]
Phone: 1300 655 931
Please include, Client Name, Contact Details and Nature of Request in your email.