The name “Affida” is derived from the Latin “fidelis” and “fides” meaning faithful, loyal and trust; it embodies our commitment of being a loyal and trusted partner in business, Our professional team at Affida, will help Employers develop and implement programs that offer effective control and management of Workers Compensation costs, and outcomes that deliver superior operational and cost-efficiency.
With more than 20 years experience in all aspects of Workplace Insurance, Affida offers employers fully integrated services and advice in workers compensation legislation, premiums management, injury management, claims management and Work Health & Safety.
Affida is well-versed in the complexities of Workers Compensation systems around Australia. Ensuring that the right Insurance provider and staff are available to clients and having cost- effective strategies in place when it comes to dealing with claims and premium management, are integral features of the service provided by Affida.
Affida, with accredited return to work providers on staff, offer and provide in-house return to work services for our clients Australia wide.
In conjunction with Insurance providers, Affida has established a preferred panel of legal providers available to handle litigated claims for our clients. In addition to acting on litigated claims, our legal specialists can also assist with the determination of liability, tail claims, recoveries and industrial relations advice.
Employers retains the right to choose their rehabilitation provider. Affida has a panel of experienced providers in this area that are fully accredited and offering a comprehensive suite of Workers Compensation-related Rehabilitation including Vocational assessments, Functional capacity assessment and Critical incident response.
Having accurate information quickly can be vital in determining the outcome of a Workers Compensation claim. Whether it’s obtaining a clear and accurate factual account of an incident, or providing effective surveillance, information from a trusted source is critical. Affida’s Panel of experienced professional investigators are approved and deal with all Insurer Agents in the market.
Risk Management encompasses accident and injury prevention, catastrophe and evacuation procedures, accident investigation, WH&S exposures and much more. A well-structured, compliance-driven risk management system can significantly assist in minimising exposures all businesses face. Our Risk Management providers can undertake a simple training module in a specific area of your business or conduct a total assessment and implementation of a full risk management and reporting system.
The RIS Insurance Group
With decades of experience the RIS Insurance Group is there for you as your longterm advisor for all your general insurance requirements. We protect the important and fundamental things you care about most in life, from your business, home, farm, car or boat to travel and life insurance.
Meet the Owners
As members of the Austbroker network, day to day control and management of the RIS Insurance Group rests with its two owners, Managing Director, Matt Coleman and Director, Scott England. Matt and Scott, along with General Managers, Edward Palminha (Metro) and Steve Duff (Regional), are a hands-on four-person Executive Team that guide the RIS Insurance Group.