If you’re one of the growing number of people and businesses who now work from the home, you may need to check the insurance cover you have and whether it will give you the protection you need.
Many businesses run from home rely on standard home insurance to protect the risks they face. But, it is unlikely that your home insurance will cover your business equipment, materials, or stock or activities that you perform.
Whether you are a consultant, designer, cake maker, tutor or eBayer. Your business needs protection in the event of accident, injury or loss.
Working from Home insurance is a tailored insurance package designed to provide cover for business based at home. You can choose from a range of flexible covers to ensure your business is protected should the worst happen.
We know your business is important to you, and keeping it safe and secure will allow you to focus on the important day to day tasks.
To help you do this we have chosen to work with Arthur J. Gallagher Insurance Brokers Limited, one of the UK’s largest insurance brokers.
This service will provide you with access to
Lloyds Bank Business Insurance Services offers a range of covers to suit your business needs. Speak to specialist insurance advisers about covers including:
When accidents happen, your business could be responsible for paying compensation in the event of a claim. Public Liability insurance can cover compensation and claimants costs for accidental injury to third parties or damage to their property.
Public Liability insurance can also cover an accident in your work area or relating to your business activities. This includes incidents on your premises as well as those that occur while doing business offsite.
Covers legal liability for death or injury to employees caused in the course of their employment.
Provides cover for compensation for injury to third parties or damage to their property caused by products that you design, manufacture or supply.
Your business equipment is important in the day to day operation of your business. You may need cover at your home premises and also whilst you are out on the road visiting suppliers or customers.
Loss or damage to your computer equipment by theft for example would be covered under the Business Equipment section of your policy.
When either collecting stock from suppliers, or delivering stock/finished goods to your end customer. There is a possibility that these items may be damaged or lost whilst in transit.
Goods in Transit cover will provide you with cover for loss or damage to these items during transit, minimising the financial impact this could have on your business.
Please note this is not a comprehensive list. Additional covers are available to ensure your business is suitably protected.
If you give advice or provide a service when working for a client then you may need to consider Professional Indemnity insurance (also known as PI).
If a client alleges you have provided inadequate service or advice, Indemnity insurance can help to correct mistakes and cover legal costs.
To get a combined Working from Home Insurance and Professional Indemnity quote. Call 0345 377 0002 to speak to specialist advisers who can advise you on the cover you need to protect your business. Lines available from 9am to 5pm Monday to Friday.
Don’t see the cover you’re looking for? Speak to a UK-based adviser who can source quotes from many insurers. For instant cover you can buy your policy over the phone.
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