Internet Traders Insurance

Internet Traders Insurance

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In an ever-growing digital world, internet trading businesses are rapidly increasing. If you run an internet-based business and buy and sell goods or services over the internet, you will need to look at your business requirements for a tailored internet traders insurance policy; as a home worker you cannot assume your existing home insurance policy will protect your activity.

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What your Internet Traders Insurance Policy includes

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Public Liability & Product Liability

Product Liability is not a compulsory class of insurance, although legislation says that the Consumer Protection Act 1987 and the EC Directive on Product Liability (25/7/85) requires those manufacturing and supplying goods to carry some form of product liability insurance. No need to worry, as our internet trading insurance policy includes Public Liability & Product Liability cover as an integral part.

Legal Expenses

This cover protects your business if a claim is made against you and you need to pursue or defend your claim.

Goods in Transit

Should your Internet business deliver goods to your customers, Goods In Transit insurance will cover these goods as they are being delivered.

Business Money

If you hold money from your business at your personal home our policy will provide protection for this whereas your standard home insurance is unlikely to do so.

Stock Damage

Stock Damage cover protects the contents of your premises, which are insured against loss or damage caused by risks normally associated with your trade. This cover also provides protection for automatic increase in stock levels due to seasonal demands such as Christmas.

Employers Liability cover

Employers Liability cover for up to 5 employees.

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Benefits of having Internet Traders Insurance

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Running an online business from home can be both enjoyable and challenging, and you may assume your home insurance will provide the right cover. However, your stock and liability covers are unlikely to be insured, which is why it is important to have a comprehensive tailored internet traders business insurance policy for financial security.

At The Insurance Octopus, our business insurance is designed for small traders and businesses without established commercial premises, making it an ideal option to keep you covered. Our specialists will be able to talk to you and offer as much advice as possible to help choose the right cover for you. As a result, you will be able to continue your business activity as normal, with the added peace of mind that you are completely covered through The Insurance Octopus.

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Why choose The Insurance Octopus?

When considering taking out a policy, one of The Insurance Octopus internet traders specialists will discuss your business requirements with you and compare personalised quotes from a number of major UK insurance providers. You will get a bespoke policy that ensures you only pay for the cover you need. We can add cover for goods in transit, business contents and legal fees, plus provide options for cover in sector-specific situations as required.

At The Insurance Octopus we can provide you with your business insurance and documents on the same day in most cases, offering a range of flexible payment options, including Direct Debit. Speak to us today to get a quote.

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