Press Releases


18/03/2015

North Terrace in Adelaide has dishonourably been crowned South Australia’s most dangerous hotspot for car accidents, while West Terrace in Adelaide remains in second place for the second year in a row, according to new data revealed in AAMI’s Crash Index.



18/03/2015

Gympie Road through Chermside has dishonourably been crowned Brisbane’s most dangerous stretch of road for car accidents for a second year in a row, while Mains Road in Sunnybank remains in second place for a third straight year.



18/03/2015

Canberra Avenue in Fyshwick has knocked Northbourne Avenue in Canberra off its perch as the worst crash hotspot in Canberra, according to new data revealed in AAMI’s Crash Index.



18/03/2015

Macquarie Street in Hobart has knocked Sandy Bay Road in Sandy Bay off its perch as the worst crash hotspot in Hobart, according to new data revealed in AAMI’s Crash Index.



18/03/2015

The stretches of Springvale Road in Glen Waverley and Plenty Road in Bundoora have dishonourably been crowned the two most dangerous hotspots in Melbourne for car accidents, according to new data revealed in AAMI’s Crash Index.  



18/03/2015

The Albany Highway through Cannington has dishonourably been crowned Perth’s most dangerous hotspot for car crashes for a second year in a row, according to new data revealed in AAMI’s Crash Index.



18/03/2015

Hume Highway in Liverpool has knocked Pacific Highway in Chatswood off its perch as the worst crash hotspot in Sydney, according to new data revealed in AAMI’s Crash Index.



13/03/2015

From Saturday 14 March, our Yeppoon Customer Response Team will be relocating from the Yeppoon Town Hall to the ‘old’ Betta Electrical store located across the street from the existing site at 12 James Street, Yeppoon.



25/02/2015

AAMI’s cyclone recovery efforts are in full swing with its team of assessors and claims staff on the ground in Rockhampton and Yeppoon helping affected customers get back on their feet.

AAMI spokesman, Reuben Aitchison, said: “AAMI assessors have begun assessing damaged homes – a crucial step in the recovery process.”



22/02/2015

AAMI today announced it was ready to deploy its team of insurance assessors across central and south east Queensland as recovery efforts began following Tropical Cyclone Marcia.



23/01/2015

Nearly two thirds (65%) of Victorians are ‘playing with fire’ and engaging in dangerous behaviours when it comes to backyard BBQs, according to new research from AAMI. 



22/12/2014

Risky and dangerous driving behaviours are on the rise among young Aussies, prompting insurer AAMI to launch a Safe Driver smartphone App to combat the problem. 



03/12/2014

AAMI is encouraging any customers who are yet to lodge a claim following last week’s destructive storm to do so today with further storms forecast from Friday.



01/12/2014

A Mass Assessment Centre will open in Fairfield today ready to assist AAMI customers with vehicles damaged by last Thursday’s Brisbane hailstorm. 

The centre, located at 13 Cornwall Street, Fairfield, is expecting more than 600 cars to pass through each day and established to deal with the aftermath of the destructive storm.



27/11/2014

Almost 20 per cent of Victorians* have admitted to having no insurance, leaving them dangerously exposed to this summer’s storm and bushfire season, research from AAMI has revealed.



24/11/2014

Hoppers Crossing in Melbourne’s west was hit worst by natural hazard events last year, according to claims data from insurer AAMI.
AAMI has released its top ten Victorian suburbs for Natural Hazard claims (storm, flood, hail and bushfire) last year to kick off its storm season Resilience Week campaign.



13/10/2014

Leading insurer AAMI is warning people across Victoria to prepare well and play it safe this summer, with an active bushfire season forecast.



06/06/2014

Leading national insurer, AAMI, has been named Insurer of the Year in Money magazine’s Consumer Finance Awards for the fourth year running.



17/04/2014

National motor insurer, AAMI, today announced that it will commit research funding to help tackle the issue of distracted driving, especially among young drivers.



04/02/2014

Drivers in Australia’s capital (ACT) are finding themselves in nose-to-tail collisions more often then any other type of crash, with almost three in 10 accidents involving one car smashing into the back of another, according to new data revealed by leading national car insurer, AAMI, in its annual Crash Index.