Professional Indemnity Insurance

If you provide advice or consulting services, you could benefit from Professional Indemnity cover

What is Professional Indemnity insurance?

Professional Indemnity insurance is intended to protect Professionals and their businesses in the event of claims made by a third part suggesting that they have suffered a loss as a result of non-performance, breach of contract and/or professional negligence.

Professional Indemnity insurance cover could protect your business against:

  • Professional Negligence on a Civil Liability
  • Defence Costs
  • Loss of Documents or Data
  • Unintentional Breach of Copyright and/or Confidentiality
  • Libel, Slander & Defamation.

Why you need Professional Indemnity insurance

Professional Indemnity insurance protects your financial stability and helps ensure that the public doesn’t suffer uncompensated loss. Insurers offer a wide range of limit options starting from £100,000, we can help you by providing guidance on what level of cover you may require.

Who needs Professional Indemnity insurance?

Professional Indemnity insurance is mandatory for many professions, especially those in the finance, legal and construction industry. In addition, workers in IT, recruitment, media and management consultancies are just a few of the sectors where Professional Indemnity insurance can provide important protection, so if your business is providing professional services to third parties consider the following:

  • Do you have a duty of care to your clients or third party - regardless as to whether there is a contract in place
  • Do you provide consultations or advice to other businesses
  • Do you handle data belonging to a client

How do I get Professional Indemnity insurance?

Professional Indemnity insurance cover is different for each business and tailored to meet regulatory requirements. One way to get a quote is to speak to a Broker. They will ask you about various aspects of your business like:

  • Whether your business is a Sole Trader or a Partnership
  • Number of employees/partners
  • Wage roll of the business
  • Annual turnover
  • What type of advice you provide, products sold and management issues

Find out more

Starting the process is easy please click on your profession to fill in a form. Alternatively, give us a call on 0333 920 7179.

What our clients say

“Aon have looked after Battens non professional indemnity insurance for some time and from October 2014 have also been dealing with our PI insurance. In both cases the service and the claims support we have received has been superb.

Our primary contact throughout has been Marco D’Ovidio. I cannot speak highly enough of the quality of Marco’s advice, his attention to detail and his speed of response which really is second to none.”

David Stephens -  Chairman
Battens Solicitors

David Stephens - Battens

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