Telecommunications Consultants

Professional Indemnity Insurance for Telecommunications Consultants


As a Telecommunications Consultant, you will likely focus your time on your clients’ most critical issues and opportunities to help them to reduce costs, negotiate contracts, and select hardware for their businesses. As you may also be advising and reporting on everything from network routing and switching; telephony, contact and data centres; types of security; existing contracts with suppliers and more, it’s important to ensure that you have comprehensive cover in place to protect you should a client feel that any advice you give is negligent or causes their business damage in any way.

A Telecommunications Consultant Insurance policy with Professional Indemnity cover will help to do this. With the help of  The Insurance Octopus, you will be able to put together a bespoke package that’s designed to be flexible, ensuring that you can add or remove any extra covers that you need to provide all of the essential cover in one, simple insurance policy.

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What your Telecommunications Consultants Insurance Policy includes


Professional Indemnity cover

Professional Indemnity insurance, or PI insurance, will protect you and/or your business against any financial loss that may be caused as a result of bad advice or a mistake made in your work. Typically these claims can be as a result of Negligence, Dishonesty, Defamation, Infringement of Intellectual Property Rights and Loss of Data. Professional Indemnity cover limits are available from £50,000 to £10m.

Employers’ Liability insurance cover

If you have one or more employees, then Employers’ Liability insurance cover is required by law. Standard Employers Liability cover is £10m and will protect you as the employer against claims from your staff should they be injured or become ill because of the work they do 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 and subject to insurers terms and conditions.

Legal Fees

Legal Fees can cover the cost of legal representation which can be expensive if you do not have cover. Legal Fees can cover the costs of a claim or defense.

Associated Claims

Associated Claims Costs can cover you if a claim needs to be investigated further or there is a need bring in expert witnesses in a court hearing. Additional costs associated with a claim that you would not normally have to pay.

Additional Covers

Additional covers such as Personal Accident, Business Equipment and more can be added to your policy. The Insurance Octopus specialists can give you all the information you need to ensure your insurance policy covers the risks involved with your role.

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Why you need Telecommunications Consultants Insurance


Because as a telecommunications consultant you will be giving strategic, expert support and advice on cost reductions to help increase profits, improving efficiency to maximise telecoms systems, and advising on new technology solutions, your clients will have an expectation of receiving a high standard of guidance and service.

Should they feel that they have not received this level of service, or should they feel that advice you have provided has been negligent, they may choose to place a claim for damages against you. If a claim against you is successful, the resulting legal expenses can be high, and as well as this there may also be compensation costs to pay, both of which could be detrimental to your business.

The Insurance Octopus will help you to create an insurance policy that has all of the vital cover you need, including a comprehensive Professional Indemnity from a wide range of UK specialists and well as addition cover as required. We have all the information you may need, and it couldn’t be easier to get covered.

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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 means you will get a bespoke policy that ensures you only pay for the cover you need.

In most cases, we can provide you with your business insurance and documents on the same day (subject to time of day restrictions), offering a range of flexible payment options, including Direct Debit.

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