Unfortunately, passion and commitment cannot prevent accidents. As an entrepreneur, a single liability claim could put you out of business.
Liability insurance provides peace of mind in the event of potentially costly liability situations for all types of businesses and professions.
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Commercial general liability
You damage a customer’s car when removing snow from their driveway, you hit an electrical line during a digging operation, or a patient gets bitten in the waiting room of your veterinary clinic – each of these could be grounds for a lawsuit.
Commercial general liability insurance protects you and your business against claims for bodily or personal injuries, advertising liability, as well as property damage to third parties arising from your operations or products or occurring on your business premises.
If you were sued for any of those claims, this protection would cover legal costs to defend the claim against your business in court, as well as indemnity costs to cover damages to compensate third parties.
Liability EDGE is a comprehensive package that includes 13 different coverage extensions to enhance your commercial general liability insurance policy. It offers superior coverage for employment practices liability, product recall expenses, trademark infringement and more.
With the flexibility to choose the limits you need, you can customize your insurance policy to your business, and easily adjust your policy as your business grows and evolves.
Ask a broker about Liability EDGE and how it could benefit your business.
Commercial umbrella liability insurance provides your business with additional liability coverage over and above your commercial general liability insurance policy, whether it's with us or with another insurer.
It's there so you don't have to worry about having to pay for liability claim out of pocket when it exceeds the coverage limits of your primary policy.
Errors and omissions
As a professional in private practice, the failure to meet one of your responsibilities or a requirement of your profession could have serious consequences, jeopardizing not only the financial stability of your business, but your personal assets as well.
Errors and omissions liability insurance, also known as professional liability insurance, covers your liability for negligence, errors and omissions, while providing your insured professional services. If a suit is brought against you for damages covered by your insurance policy, this protection would cover legal fees for your defence, whether or not you're liable.
Did you know?
You could be held personally liable for errors or omissions in your work as a professional.
Directors and officers
There’s a lot resting on the shoulders of directors and officers of companies and non-profit organizations: wrongful dismissal, bankruptcy, defamation... these are just a few liability situations you might be faced with.
Directors and officers liability insurance, also known as management liability insurance, covers damages involving wrongful acts committed in the discharge of your duties, including: negligence, misconduct, errors and omissions, breach of duty, misleading statements or any other act that could be held against you in your capacity as a director or officer. In the event of a lawsuit, this protection would cover legal fees to defend yourself.
No matter the size or industry you’re in, talk to a broker about what you need to protect your business from the unexpected.