Introduction To Business Insurance
‘Business insurance’ is a broad name for different coverage available to the business owner to protect against losses and to ensure the continuing operation of the business.
Insurance companies use actuary tables configured from data using historical information and projected risks regarding similar businesses who have suffered covered losses and the costs incurred and quote an applicable rate per unit of coverage.
There are several categories of risk identification factors that combine into determining coverage approval and policy rates. Among them are business experience, operational hazards, and even location. Obtaining financing for business start-ups can sometimes rest on the business plan requiring purchasing viable business insurance.
Will This Policy Meet My Needs?
The policies that Simply Business provide have been designed by the insurers to meet the demands and needs of businesses and individuals in the event of a claim being made against them for any civil liabilities.
How Can I Make A Claim?
If you need to make a claim, please contact your insurer directly on the claims helpline number provided within your policy documents.
Public Liability Insurance For Your Business
Every business needs public liability cover that is tailored to its specific risks and requirements. Taking out a flexible business insurance policy that includes public liability ensures that your business won’t lose out financially if an accident happens.
Employers’ Liability Insurance For Your Business
Employers’ liability cover is a legal requirement for any business which has one or more employees. Incorporating it into a single business policy along with your public liability and any additional covers can reduce the overall cost and make your business insurance easier to manage.
Years of providing business insurance has shown Simply Business that building professionals and tradesmen need more than a standard, off-the-shelf policy.
Using a simple form, you can build a policy to your own specification using a combination of covers, and then choose from a range of quotes. You will be helped to get the right tradesman insurance at the right price.
Insurance for shops can be quite complex, as it covers a variety of risks. Because you are in personal contact with customers and suppliers, public liability insurance should be a priority. However, there are a few other equally important shop insurance covers to consider as well.
Restaurants can be high risk environments, both for customers and for employees. Even the most stringently applied health and safety procedures can’t prevent accidents from happening occasionally. For this reason, it is important to have restaurant cover.
Landlord insurance in the UK is a policy that covers a house, flat or commercial property owner from financial losses connected with rental properties.
Review Your Initial Business Insurance Plan Regularly
At the initial purchase, set a calendared date to review your business insurance plan with your insurance professional regularly. Things change in business. Commit yourself to monitor that change and review the need for more or less coverage on a regular and continuing basis.