Company Background

Sedgwick building consultancy division (formerly known as Sergon Building Consultants) was initially set up in 2002 to service the Insurance Industry for Forensic Building Inspections. Under the Sedgwick brand, we now form part of the largest claims management business in the globe today.

From the beginning, we established a team of Builder Qualified Consultants to perform investigations into Building defects. To this date, the Sedgwick Building consultancy division team consists of more than 100 staff skilled and qualified in various fields of speciality including Building Consultancy, Forensic Engineering, Quantity Surveying, and Construction Management.

Sedgwick are the sole provider of Home Warranty service to the QBCC (Queensland Building and Construction Commission), managing all defect, subsidence and non-completion claims for the past 5 years.

Sedgwick’s Building consultancy division understands the complexity of strata claims when it comes to managing all stakeholders involved. Our technical capability has seen us inspect more than 20,000 properties and provided remedial solutions for over 100,000 building defects, ranging from basic painting defects to complex structural and waterproofing failures.

We offer total end to end solutions for strata including:
• Defect identification & remediation
• Combustible Cladding risk management
• Causation
• Scoping and rectification
• Quantity surveying
• Forensic engineering
• Project management
• Building maintenance
• Surveys and valuations
• Risk management
• Initial response, emergency mitigation, and restoration

Sedgwick’s reputation is built on the quality of our services, we have maintained long standing partnerships with Government bodies, Insurers and Strata Communities. Today, Sedgwick is currently the largest Home Warranty Specialist Consultancy firm in Australia, this includes Forensic Building Consultancy, policy assessments, preparation of Scopes of Work, tender validation processes and Construction Management.

At Sedgwick, we look to provide the most cost-effective outcomes, whilst at the same time implementing the best solution for our Clients, in the most efficient time frames. Taking care of people is at the heart of everything we do. Caring Counts.