With research revealing 78 per cent of Australian high school students are carrying up to $1000 worth of technology items with them daily.
NRMA Insurance is urging parents to ensure the gadgets are protected as children head back to school*.
- 73 per cent carry a mobile phone;
- 38 per cent carry a laptop;
- 27 per cent carry a tablet computer;
- 17 per cent carry an MP3 Player; and
- 5 per cent carry a digital camera.