Tool, Liability And Indemnity Cover Inclusive
There are numerous risks that you are tradesman are exposed to in your line of business. Form accidents in the workplace to financial implications as a result of damaged or stolen goods, plant or equipment. Tradesman insurance provides a safety net that backs your business and your profits can be diverted to growing the business as opposed to paying for liabilities.
The best thing about this type of insurance is that it an be tailor made to suit your specific business needs. There are several coverage options worth considering, among them.
• Public liability
This type of cover indemnifies you against death or injury to a third party or damages to third party property resulting from your business activities
• Professional indemnity
Professional indemnity provides you with a professional cover due to the damages that may be incurred as a result of the knowledge and expertise you offer to your clients. This type of cover is particularly relevant for consultancy or advisory services. It can also cover you when you make errors in your line of work and a client suffers as a result of your error. In such a situation, you may be faced with huge legal costs that have the potential to cripple your business. Professional indemnity cover can be tailor made to cover legal costs of the compensation.
• Buildings Cover
You can take out a buildings policy to cover business premises.
• Business/ Office Equipment
This type of cover protects you in the event that your business equipment is accidentally damaged, lost or stolen.
This type of policy covers power tools or hand tools in the event that they are stolen, lost or accidentally damaged. You can choose a cover that reimburses you for tolls stolen while in your vehicle especially overnight.
• Contract Works
If you are a contractor working on a site, you may be liable for the materials and works done on the site. You can get a cover for the work and materials in case of loss or damage.
This insurance provides cover for stocks and customer goods that your business is responsible for.
• Own plant
This cover indemnifies you for losses or damages of items in your plant.
• Hired in plant
This cover you for any legal liability under the terms stipulated in the hiring agreement and compensates you for damages or losses in the hired-plant.
Businesses are exposed to numerous risks and having a tradesman insurance ensures the continuity of your business in the event that any of the unfortunate situations occur.