Business Interruption

Business Interruption

Whatever the size of business or however complex the loss, Crawford has the right expertise and depth of knowledge to offer an effective response to all business interruption claims.

Services Include

  • Considering loss mitigation strategies
  • Gathering information and financial records
  • Analysing historical trend data
  • Researching benchmark data
  • Reviewing budgets and forecasts
  • Applying modelling techniques to predict outcomes
  • Evaluating anticipated revenue
  • Calculating rates of gross profit and rates of payroll
  • Determining savings of insured overheads


  • Crawford is unique in terms of being able to provide clients with genuine large-scale, in-house Business Interruption capability - more than 18 dedicated forensic accountants with backgrounds in insolvency, auditing and management accounting.
  • Our accountants have a range of expertise and possess strong commercial knowledge combined with a deep forensic insight.
  • Members of this team work globally for leading underwriters on numerous major loss claims, many involving values in excess of $50m.
  • Ability to work seamlessly with our team of property adjusters to provide immediate assistance in developing claims mitigation and settlement strategies
  • Substantial indemnity savings created by avoiding the use of external consultants
  • Correcting over estimates of projected business performance
  • Identification of costs that are not incremental in nature
  • Payments under material damage policies that should be deducted from business interruption settlements.


Crawford is totally committed to delivering excellent customer service and client satisfaction. The complex nature of financial risk claims demands a specialist team and this is why we have developed our Financial & Forensic Accounting Services division.

For more information, please contact:

Martin Miller
National Financial Risks Manager
T: +61 (0) 402 021 468