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Post-renovation Insurance Checks Essential For Busy Kiwi Homeowners

Wednesday, 19 January 2022, 9:16 am | AMI Insurance

New Zealand’s COVID-19 era renovation boom could be leaving more Kiwis prone to home underinsurance risk, according to a nationwide survey by AMI and Ipsos. The survey has revealed that one in three homeowners have made major or structural renovations ... More >>

Lock Up And Plan Ahead Says AMI, As Kiwis Prepare For Summer Holidays

Thursday, 9 December 2021, 11:01 am | AMI Insurance

As lockdown restrictions ease in time for summer and we reunite with family and friends across the country, AMI is reminding fellow kiwis of the importance of pre-planning for a stress-free break. New Ipsos nation-wide research [1] from AMI shows that 56% ... More >>

More Wild Weather Likely In Summer Months Ahead

Wednesday, 27 October 2021, 8:59 am | AMI Insurance

AMI’s team of weather experts are urging Kiwi homeowners to check their insurance needs ahead of the summer season – as their latest seasonal outlook predicts higher than usual flood risk in the North Island and increased wildfire risk in the South. ... More >>

Battery Blazes On The Rise

Thursday, 21 October 2021, 9:45 am | AMI Insurance

Leading insurer AMI calls on Kiwis to take extra care while charging their devices and gadgets. AMI is reporting at least one home insurance claim a month for fire damage caused by lithium-ion batteries and their charging systems. AMI’s claims ... More >>

Cantabrian Motorists Encouraged To Combat Driver Fatigue

Friday, 30 April 2021, 4:43 pm | AMI Insurance

AMI's Driver Reviver - a public event to educate Cantabrians on the connection between driver fatigue and motor vehicle accidents - will take place on Sunday 2 May 2021. The event is supported by FENZ, NZ Police, St John Ambulance, Waka Kotahi and Hurunui ... More >>

Partnership Programme Under Way To Get Older New Zealanders Ready For Digital Future

Wednesday, 10 February 2021, 4:35 pm | AMI Insurance

More than 400 participants from around the country have joined the first intake in an initiative to get older New Zealanders ready for a financial services shift to digital – a project that is under way as a partnership between AMI and SeniorNet. ... More >>

AMI Launches KindCast To Help Kiwis Share Messages Of Kindness

Thursday, 2 April 2020, 11:44 am | AMI Insurance

Right now, AMI Insurance recognises that kindness is more important than ever. Kindness brings people together, and together is how we will get through the uncertainty we are currently facing. To play its part in bringing people together, AMI is launching ... More >>

Party at Kelly Browne’s place this summer!

Friday, 14 December 2018, 1:31 pm | AMI Insurance

The iconic 1998 Party at Kelly Browne’s Place is back for 2018 – with an important safety message ahead of the summer party season. More >>

Holiday hints to keep ourselves safe over Christmas

Friday, 14 December 2018, 1:30 pm | AMI Insurance

With only 10 sleeps ‘till Christmas, AMI has revealed its top 10 holiday hints to keep your most important possessions – your house, your contents and your car, as well as your family - safe over the Christmas period. More >>

AMI wins gold in Reader’s Digest Quality Service awards

Tuesday, 27 November 2018, 10:08 am | AMI Insurance

AMI has been given the big thumbs up from Kiwis looking to protect their homes and contents, with the insurer’s high service standards being recognised in the annual Reader’s Digest New Zealand Quality Service Awards. More >>

AMI and Skykiwi partner on WeChat

Monday, 1 October 2018, 11:59 am | AMI Insurance

Chinese-Kiwis can now connect more closely with AMI, as the general insurer becomes the first in New Zealand to establish itself on social network WeChat. More >>

Fighting dairy shop crime with seven easy tips

Wednesday, 8 August 2018, 6:56 pm | AMI Insurance

An Auckland dairy owner is calling on other small businesses to ‘see and be seen’ before another burglary ends in tragedy. More >>

Bike Month marked with 800-helmet giveaway

Thursday, 1 March 2018, 11:37 am | AMI Insurance

Hundreds of New Zealanders are now the proud owners of top quality cycle helmets as the result of an AMI Insurance initiative during Bike Month in February. More >>

Family Hatchback Reigns Supreme at Car of the Year Awards

Friday, 24 November 2017, 9:32 am | AMI Insurance

A family hatchback with a performance edge has beaten more expensive vehicles to be named Supreme Winner in the 2017 AMI Insurance New Zealand Autocar Car of the Year Awards. More >>

New technology announced to educate next generation

Wednesday, 22 March 2017, 1:42 pm | AMI Insurance

AMI is set to celebrate the 25th birthday of Auckland’s Pasifika Festival by taking  First Place,  New Zealand’s first interactive virtual reality (VR) experience that teaches Millennials how to identify and address the most common hazards in their ... More >>

Helping keep young Cantabrians out of harm’s way

Wednesday, 8 March 2017, 12:07 pm | AMI Insurance

AMI is helping young Cantabrians understand how they can make their homes safer with First Place , New Zealand’s first interactive virtual reality (VR) experience that teaches Millennials how to identify and address the most common hazards in their ... More >>

27% of Kiwi cyclists own bikes worth more than their car

Tuesday, 7 February 2017, 12:13 pm | AMI Insurance

A survey of 1,376 keen cyclists conducted by AMI at the recent Lake Taupo Cycle Challenge has found that 27% of those asked own bicycles that are worth more than their car. The average value of bikes owned by those surveyed was $11,945. More >>

Brief reprieve from weather expected for Queen’s birthday

Thursday, 2 June 2016, 4:11 pm | AMI Insurance

The recent wild weather is expected to die down in time for New Zealanders to enjoy the Queen’s Birthday this weekend, the Met Service has predicted. But while no storms, heavy rain or high winds are expected for the next few days, a cold snap ... More >>

Are you winter ready before hitting the road?

Friday, 20 May 2016, 4:22 pm | AMI Insurance

Driving in winter can be hazardous, and with the weather deteriorating AMI Insurance is calling on motorists to get prepared for the colder weather and the poor road conditions it can create. More >>

AMI Insurance supports local league stars

Friday, 6 May 2016, 2:41 pm | AMI Insurance

To enable Christchurch kids to see their NRL rugby league heroes, AMI Insurance has provided 200 tickets to Canterbury Rugby League for a fun day of activities at the Penrith Panthers match against the New Zealand Warriors at AMI Stadium, May 14th. More >>