Consulting Engineers

Professional Indemnity Insurance for Consulting Engineers


At The Insurance Octopus, our personalised business insurance and consulting engineer insurance policies are designed to allow you to add, remove, increase or decrease all areas of your insurance policy. We will be able to put together a bespoke consulting contractors insurance policy to the way you want it. All the essential cover you will need in one insurance policy.

As a professional who is involved in providing engineering advice, our consulting engineers insurance policy will provide you with the relevant cover you require, giving you peace of mind that should there ever be a claim, your business will be protected.

From mechanical engineers, project managers, oil and gas engineers to electrical engineers (the list is endless), we endeavour to provide you with the right level of consultant engineers insurance with the right level of professional indemnity cover.

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What your Consulting Engineer Insurance Policy includes


Professional Indemnity cover

Professional Indemnity cover limits from £50,000 to £10m. this Covers you for any financial or trading loss that may be caused as a result of bad advice or a mistake made in work. Typically these claims can be a result of Negligence, Dishonesty, Defamation, infringement of Intellectual Property Rights and Loss of Data.

Employers Liability insurance cover

Employers Liability insurance cover is required by law if you have one or more employees. Employers Liability cover, is standard at £10m and will protect you as the employer against claims from your staff should whilst working for you.

Public Liability cover

Public Liability cover protects you if a customers or a member of the public is injured, or their property is damaged. Public liability insurance protects you against the cost of repairs or any legal proceedings that could be filed against you. Standard levels of cover are available from £1m to £5m, with additional levels of cover available upon request.

Legal Fees

Legal Fees can cover the cost of legal representation and other other associated legal claim costs

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Business interruption

Business Interruption insurance covers the loss of income from being unable to trade as a result of insurable claims such as fire, flood, and storm damage amongst others. This could be vital to some businesses dependent upon the length of time they are unable to trade.

Personal accident insurance

Personal accident insurance covers you if you have a personal accident and have to take time off work. The period of time you are covered for is dependent on which policy you take out.

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Benefits of having Consulting Engineer Insurance


Business interruption, personal accident, contract works or contractors all risks and more are all additional add-ons that can be increased or decreased as required. By having flexibility with your professional indemnity business insurance policy from The Insurance Octopus, you can make sure your insurance is just what you will need.

Taking out the correct consulting insurance will ensure you are covered for all consulting needs and the risks associated with your consultative work. The Insurance Octopus will endeavour to put a tailored business insurance package together for your business’ or personal needs with the relevant level of Professional indemnity cover.

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Why choose The Insurance Octopus?

We cover a variety of trades and occupations, and are experts in providing Professional Indemnity Insurance, which is of course a key element of your consulting engineer insurance. You will get a bespoke policy that ensures you only pay for the cover you need. We can add cover for your business equipment at home, in the office or in transit and provide options for covering you in sector specific situations as required.

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.

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