The Difference Between Contractors All Risk and Public Liability?

Insurance policies play a crucial role in safeguarding businesses from unforeseen risks and damages. In the construction industry, two common types of insurance covers are Contractors All Risk (CAR) and Public Liability (PL) cover. These policies provide protection to contractors, subcontractors, and clients against various risks that may arise during construction projects. Understanding the difference between these two insurance covers …

Protect Your Business with Contractors All Risk Insurance

As a business owner in the construction industry, you know that there are many risks that come with the territory. From accidents on the job site to natural disasters, there are many things that can go wrong and cause damage to your business. That’s why it’s important to have the right kind of insurance in place to protect yourself and …

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Risks of Cancelling My Professional Indemnity Cover

The associated cost for Professional Indemnity insurance may seem unnecessary, but many small business owners aren’t aware of the exposure to risk without protection As a business owner in a specialized field, which could include occupations like architecture, consulting, bookkeeping, and construction – Professional Indemnity insurance is designed to provide you vital protection from the unique risks you face during …

Professional Indemnity Insurance | The Legal Requirements

Some occupations in South Africa require a prerequisite amount of insurance coverage. Let’s dive into professional indemnity insurance, what it is & its legal requirements. Whether you’re in construction, engineering, legal counselling, representative work, management consulting, or accounting – you deal with clients on a personal level. Your work involves advice and specialized services which will often leave you at …

Civil Engineers | Suitable Professional Indemnity Insurance

The risk and exposure you face as an expert in construction, development, civil engineering, and other construction occupations, are not just physical , but can also include risk relating to design faults, construction defects, health & safety risks and regulatory compliance. These risks are often overlooked by busy business owners in the construction and civil engineering occupations. As your skills …

How Can You Benefit From Professional Indemnity Insurance?

There are more than just a few ways your business can benefit from Professional Indemnity (PI) insurance and we’ve highlighted the main reasons for you to consider. If you’re asking yourself: how can your business benefit from Professional Indemnity insurance, this means your small business is growing and will need a certain amount of protection against the unique liabilities your …

A Guide to Finding the Right Professional Indemnity Insurance

It may seem overwhelming to find the right insurance quote & cover – In this article, we cover how you can find the right Professional indemnity insurance, no matter the profession you’re in. While there may be a lot of literature about Professional Indemnity insurance, it’s hard to find all the answers in one place. From the variety of risks …

Food and Beverage Insurance, Is It Really Important?

Restaurants, bars, cafes, coffee shops, ice-cream parlours, caterers, canteens, and similar businesses are at risk of a wide range of events. That’s where Food and Beverage insurance comes in. Designed with your business needs in mind to create the perfect package to protect your company. Food and Beverage insurance protects your business from unexpected events and challenges, providing cover when …

Sole Trader’s Guide | Understanding Public Liability Insurance

You’re living the dream many only ever think about. Running your own business as a sole trader means you’ve reached a great level of freedom and independence – but as with any freedom and liberty, it comes with great responsibility and duty. Keeping your business safe and protected is a never-ending game, and if you have the right steps in …

Public Liability and Professional Indemnity what’s the Difference?

As the two most common insurance types, Public Liability and Professional Indemnity insurance are so sought after because of the broad cover and security, it provides for small and large business owners alike. We’ll take a look at the differences between these two insurance types in this article, and how to determine if your business would benefit from either, or …

Public Liability Insurance – What You Need To Consider

You know of all the factors that make your business run smoothly, and all those moving parts come with their own risks. Because not all Public Liability policies are the same, it’s important to know what to look for, and how much cover you’ll need to fully protect your business from risk. We’ve briefly listed out a few important points …

What Kind of Insurance Do You Need For a Restaurant or Café?

From bunny-chows to Boerewors, to shawarmas and steak rolls – South African restaurant cuisines are a diverse array of traditional and exotic, without counting coffee shops and quaint cafes. As a restaurant owner, you’re very aware of the fast-paced industry and daily rushes, stock deliveries and customer interactions – just some of your daily operations. You barely have time to …