About YDR

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YDR is an Australian, independently owned insurance service provider of Chartered Loss Adjusters, Engineers and Surveyors with a national presence throughout Australia.

The company commenced trading in 1992 as Laidlaw Young and now trade as YDR Chartered Loss Adjusters, Engineers and Surveyors.

Servicing the insurance and reinsurance claims market since 1992, YDR have secured a wide and loyal client base. These clients recognise our experience and ability to handle larger and more complex claims in particular. Emphasis remains on providing prompt, technically excellent reports with due regard for the various commercial interests.

Continual growth reflects recognition from the market as providing a high standard of investigative and technical reports, and cost effective, uncompromising service.

YDR Adjusters are multi-qualified, providing specialist loss adjusting services throughout Australia and around the world. 

The company is governed by the code of practice and policy guidelines set out by the Australasian Institute of Chartered Loss Adjusters and other insurance bodies.

Capability Statement

To ensure clients receive the most accurate reporting of the circumstances, extent of damage and cause on any loss, we employ multi-qualified and experienced team members.

At YDR we pride ourselves in our ability to dissect and adjust complex claims using our engineering, quantity surveying and sequencing experience.

We are capable of determining the necessity for seeking external expert advice, and of briefing all experts definitively and directly.

Anti-Corruption & Bribery Policy

YDR have a zero tolerance approach to bribery and corruption.  We believe business must be conducted honestly with integrity and in line with AICLA constitution rules and regulations.

Any such conduct is unlawful and will not be tolerated.  Our people must not bribe any person or receive a bribe.  Our people must immediately report any such behaviour to one of the partners.