YDR is a boutique, personalised and specialist engineering loss adjusting firm.
Executive Chartered Loss Adjuster
Phone +61 (0)8 8644 0330
Fax +61 (0)8 8201 8499
Mobile +61 (0)428 810 383
1971 Senior Associate, ANZIIF
1976 Fellow, CILA (UK)
1997 Fellow, AICLA
1997 FUEDI ELAE, European Loss Adjusting Expert
2005 Fellow, International Federation of Adjusting Associations
1963-1968 Claims Officer then Internal Loss Adjuster - National & General Insurance Company Limited and Edward Lumley & Son (SA) Pty Ltd.
1968-1972 Loss Adjuster, Adelaide - John L Mitchell & Associates and Trident Adjustments Pty Ltd.
1972-1979 Partner - Oaten Redman & Associates, Redman Sinclair & Associates - Whyalla.
1979-2012 Managing Director - TJ Sinclair & Associates, Chartered Loss Adjusters.
2012 Consultant/Loss Adjuster - YDR.
4 Certificates of Attainment - International Institute of Arson Investigators.
Certificate of Completion - the Kinesic Technique of Interview & Interrogation - Birmingham Alabama (USA) Police Academy
International adjusting assignments - 1985 following Fiji cyclones - major construction losses including Suva Civic Centre and Rewa Dairys.
9 years as company secretary - Major Aquaculture Enterprise.
Commercial fire, business interruption, liability, agriculture, aquaculture and mining matters.
1990-1996 Examiner CILA (Australasian Division) in building and liability subjects
1993-1994 President, Chartered Institute of Loss Adjusters (UK) Australasian Division
2000 President of the International Institute of Loss Adjusters, Chicago, Illinois
2004 Certificate of Merit in the category of Loss Adjuster of the Year, Australia and New Zealand Institute of Insurance and Finance
2008 Voted “Loss Adjuster of the Year” Australian and New Zealand Institute of Insurance and Finance
2011 Life member - Australian Insurance Law Association
2019 Elected a life member of the Australasian Institute of Chartered Loss Adjusters
Delivered papers to Australian Insurance Law Association and to loss adjusting/insurance bodies in Johannesburg, Singapore, Dubai, Newcastle on Tyne (UK), Halifax (Canada) and San Rafeal (California).