Module 2 . Laying The Foundations

Business Insurance
Employer’s Liability Insurance
Redundancy External factors
How To Get Employer’s Liability Insurance
Liability Insurance
Professional Indemnity (PI) Insurance
Professional Indemnity
How To Get Professional Indemnity (PI) Insurance
Raise funds
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Public Liability Insurance
Public Liability Insurance
Commercial Property Insurance
Commercial Property
Commercial Vehicle Insurance
Directors and Officers (D&O) Liability Insurance
D and O liability insurance
Online Price Comparison
Pros (Advantages)Cons (Challenges)
There are many sites to choose fromBusiness insurance can be complex, and online comparison sites might make it difficult to qualify if you’re just starting
Using the sites are quick and accessibleThe excess may be much higher than it appears
You can get cheaper dealsInsurance options may not be listed according to the most relevant because the insurer may have paid to be featured at the top
Using A Broker
Pros (Advantages)Cons (Challenges)
You receive expert adviceThe process may not be as quick as using online price comparison
They may have access to deals that are not available on comparison websitesThe deals may not be as cheap as using online price comparison
You find the insurance that is best for you
Your broker may help you raise a claim, taking out the hassle for you
The peace of mind of dealing with a person who knows your situation
Direct to Insurers
Pros (Advantages)Cons (Challenges)
Direct to insurer arrangements may be able to offer lower pricesYou may be sacrificing expertise for cash savings as a large insurer is unlikely to have the same knowledge of your business as a broker
Your choice for specialised insurances may be limited