Lindsay Kerr: a stellar innings for North Canterbury

Lindsay Kerr embodies the Abbott difference – that special collection of personal qualities, professionalism, passion and care you can’t quite put your finger on, but you recognise when you experience it. He’s exactly the sort of person you want on your team. A long-time insurance professional, Lindsay’s career spans more than 50 years.  Starting as…

We’re on Waiheke

It’s been all systems go since our merger with I C Frith & Associates in January gave us nationwide coverage under the Abbott brand.  But not content to rest on our North Island laurels, we’ve already added another location to the Abbott mix. We’ve welcomed Waiheke Island local Ady Perry to the Abbott team to…

Parasitic worm unlikely hero

A trans-Tasman research team believes hookworms may be the key to treating Coeliac Disease.  Remarkably, it seems these parasitic worms produce molecules beneficial to gut flora in people suffering from inflammatory diseases of the digestive tract. It’s called worm-induced immune modulation and, according to the Bowel and Liver Trust’s General Manager, Margaret Fitzgerald, it could…

Risky business

We all love the convenience and ease of digital life, but cyber insurance is one of the fastest growing insurance lines for a reason. The simple fact is, the bigger your digital footprint, the greater the risk of unwelcome attention – to you, your family, your business and your customers.  And while it’s tempting to…

Book our BBQ trailer

Now’s the time to book our BBQ trailer for your spring fundraising events. It’s had a major make-over during the winter months and is looking resplendent in Abbott blue.  Your fundraiser will not be missed! If you would like to book our fabulous BBQ trailer for use within Christchurch, please contact: Jon Saxton 027 840…