Our business was established in 1996 and is a specialist assessing company dedicated to provide expert unbiased investigation of a technical nature in relation to damage assessment of car accident claims, engineering, product liability and industrial fall out claims.  


After spending many years as a tradesman, manager and later proprietor of Brynal Motor Bodies where he hand crafted coach bodies, restored vintage and classic cars and general accident repairs, Brian joined RACV General Insurance as a motor vehicle assessor in 1974.  Later was appointed Chief Assessor/Assessing Manager, responsible for more than 60 claims staff and motor assessing engineers.  


In 1974 he also was granted membership to the Society of Automotive Engineers Australasia with a grading level of ‘Full Member’ and was immediately requested to be on the committee of the then, newly formed Assessing Engineers division of Society of Automotive Engineers Australasia.


In 1982 Brian took up a position with Allianz Australia Insurance, where he was responsible for day to day operations of loss assessing arising out of claims in Melbourne and to oversee loss assessing and adjusting activities throughout the southern region of Australia and Tasmania, including motor, product liability and engineering liability.  The years of insurance claim experience gave Brian a great insight for the need of a service for the business and private consumer that would provide knowledgeable unbiased advise and service of the highest integrity.


For full details of Brian's qualifications and experience, click on the link above.




In 1996 he formed the private company, Brian Munyard and Associates Pty Ltd., trading as Australasian Associated Assessors and Australian Automotive Assessors, responsible for the management of all Loss Assessing and adjusting activities pertaining to the assessment and consultancy services to major insurance companies, Vic Roads, legal profession, public companies and private consumers throughout Victoria, Australia.


Brian Munyard and Australasian Associated Assessors has a longstanding reputation of the highest integrity with major insurers, legal profession, industry and consumers'.  The services include valuation and damage assessment of automotive claims of all types, pleasure craft, agricultural, engineering, recreational equipment, industrial fallout, industrial liability and product liability claims.


Australasian Associated Assessors are often requested by insurance companies, private sector, legal profession and industry tribunals to resolve difficult technical issues, accident technical investigation, fraud and on matters that may be subject to arbitration or litigation.




This organisation is owned and operated by Brian Munyard.  Brian's  qualifications, experience and industry involvement can be found here.