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Directors and Officers Liability Insurance

Our directors and officers insurance policy gives you the protection needed for the possible repercussions of acting on behalf of your company

  • No excess to pay if a claim against you as an individual is successfully defended
  • Protection from trading standards, environmental or other regulatory claims
  • Our directors and officers liability insurance includes 10 years of run off cover after a director retires

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Directors and officers liability insurance features

Defence costs

Defence costs of health and safety, including corporate manslaughter, are included in our directors and officers liability insurance policies, meaning that should the very worst happen your costs are covered.

Post-retirement coverage

Our directors and officers liability insurance includes ten years' run off cover, so even after a director retires the company is still protected should a claim arise.

Costs and awards of claims

Any costs and awards arising from pollution, a failed private offering, administration of a company pension or benefit scheme, or by individual shareholders are covered by our directors and officers liability insurance.

Additional policy benefits

The directors and officers liability insurance policy can be packaged as part of a management portfolio to include employment practice liability and corporate legal cover.

These are just some of the key features and exclusions, full details will be found in your policy wording. Show policy documents

Directors and Officers Liability Insurance Claims

In the event of a claim please give us a call and we will talk through your claim and help guide you through your next steps in the process.

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0344 346 0409

Or email us with:

  • Your policy number
  • A contact number
  • Details of your claim
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Directors and Officers Liability Insurance FAQs

I am a board member with various organisations; will I be covered for all my memberships?

Yes, we cover the insured person for whomever and wherever they are working, as long as these memberships are specified at the start of your policy.

What happens to the policy in the event of a merger or takeover?

In the event that someone acquires more than 50% of your company, or you consolidate with another company, we have procedures in place to amend your cover.

Will my spouse and family be covered for liability?

Our policy covers not only the shareholders but also their spouses, civil partners and assets.

Will we remain covered in the event of a management buy-out?

As standard you are covered for 30 days after the event of a management buy-out.

Do you require a shareholder to hold a certain percentage to be eligible for cover?

No. There is no minimum or maximum amount for eligibility.

Can I pay in instalments?

To help you spread the cost of your premiums, we offer a quick and easy direct debit scheme for spreading payment over ten months. Please visit our dedicated Direct Debit page to find out more.

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