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Effective business insurance cover is essential for all professionals

An introduction to insurance for professionals

Working as a professional businessperson you will need to be insured with the right business insurance policy. At The Insurance Octopus we provided tailored business professional insurance which will help provide you the financial support required in the event of a potential risk occurring. No matter what line of business you are working in, from a courier to an interior designer or an IT professional you will need to be covered.

Effective business insurance cover is essential for all professionals and is a legal requirement. Many clients will now ask to see details of your professional business insurance certificates as part of their standard security checks. Enhance your reputation with a business professionals insurance policy from The Insurance Octopus.



What your business professional insurance policy includes



Breach of Contract
Breach of Contract cover is designed to protect all parties involved. Breaches of contract can be difficult to resolve and can have a significant impact on your finances if you are found to be accountable. To support this, we also provide Professional Indemnity Insurance.

Public Liability
Public Liability covers you should you ever be found to be guilty of professional negligence and face a legal costs bill. Public liability insurance can protect you against claims made if someone is injured or a property is damaged and the legal responsibility lies with you or your business.

Product Liability
Product Liability is another big risk many professionals could potentially face. This can occur if a product you have designed, developed or manufactured, causes harm to another person. Professionals insurance can help to provide financial protection against this type of claim.



We’re business professional insurance specialists



One of our professional insurance specialists will discuss your business requirements with you and look to compare quotes from major UK insurance providers, ensuring you get a bespoke policy that ensures you only pay for the cover you need.

Business professional specific insurance options are available via our panel of UK brokers covering you for sector specific situations as required. We can provide you with your business insurance and documents on the same day in most cases (*subject to time of day restrictions), offering a range of flexible payment options, including Direct Debit. Get in touch today for more information and a quote.

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Why you need Business Professional Insurance

Effective insurance cover is essential for professionals and can often be required. Many clients will now ask to see details of your professionals business insurance policy as part of their standard security checks. Having a professional business insurance cover certificate will enhance your reputation and show that you are dedicated to your profession.

Tailored cover for professionals

A tailored business insurance policy is essential to protect you and your business. At The Insurance Octopus we endeavour to cover most job roles from business management consultants, social workers, security guards and funeral companies with public liability and employers liability. We will also endeavour to look at job specific policy extras to add on to your policy package to ensure you are fully protected. Our cover is bespoke and because we get to know you, you only pay for the cover you will need.

Why choose us for your Business Professional Insurance?

We proudly make buying insurance different and our cover comes with a range of benefits.

Up to £5 million of cover

Claims can be expensive, which is why we offer up to £5 million worth of public liability cover for a range of professionals.

Fast specific cover

To help save you both time and money. We compare prices from a range of different insurers so you don’t have to.

A specialist who knows your industry

We'll connect you with an agent who specialises in your field. They understand many of the challenges you face, and can truly get to grips with the type of cover you need.

Easy claims process

Accidents can happen, so when something does go wrong you can rest easy knowing our team is on hand to make the claims process as quick and stress free as possible.

Octopus customer rewards

We pride ourselves on the value we offer our customers, and with Octopus Customer rewards we give our customers a few additional benefits to their insurance such as discounts and offers to save them money.

No mid term fees, ever

We don’t charge any mid-term fees at all during the life of your policy – so there are no hidden fees following any changes you might need to make.

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