Insurance for architects
We understand as an architect, you're an expert in your field, providing a professional service. However, even the most experienced professionals make mistakes, presenting risks to you and your business. It's essential to have the right professional indemnity (PI) insurance in place that offers the necessary protection.
Here at Marsh Commercial, we can arrange cover that gives you and your business peace of mind. We'll give you:
We know you're dedicated to delivering specialist advice. You can be confident that we're committed to working with leading insurers on your behalf. We'll arrange appropriate cover – on competitive terms.
Our team have a wealth of knowledge in arranging commercial insurance for professionals. We take time to understand your business to ensure that the protection you have in place is suitable for the risks you face.
We're here for you when you need us – from providing tailored advice to walking you through the claims process. So while you focus on supporting your clients, we're here to protect you, making insurance one less thing for you to worry about.
How our team of PI experts can help
We take time to understand the risks you face as an architect and advise how to manage them. We're here to make sure you have the right PI insurance to protect you and your business.
We're proud to support members of the Association of Consultant Architects (ACA) by providing a full range of services designed to help reduce the risk you face. Speak to our team today about how we can support your business.
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Download our handy Architect's Guide to Professional Indemnity Insurance.
What cover can professional indemnity insurance offer?
If you're responsible for causing financial loss to your client due to error or omission in the advice, services or designs you have provided, your professional indemnity (PI) policy will protect you. Legal costs and expenses involved in defending a claim, as well as compensation payable, will be covered.
As an architect, you strive to avoid making mistakes, but occasionally they do happen. PI insurance protects you and your business if your client alleges a financial loss for:
- a breach of a professional duty of care or unintentional breach of contract
- unintentional breach of confidentiality or copyright
- loss of documents or data.
Just as your clients have individual needs, not all PI insurance is the same. We can arrange a policy that provides the right protection you need to support your clients with confidence. You'll receive these benefits as standard on most PI policies:
- capped excess
- free tax advice helpline for you and on behalf of your clients
- interest-free instalment facility
- dedicated claims team
- free 24-hour legal and counselling advice helplines for all partners.
Policy exclusions and restrictions may exist based on your unique requirements.
We're proud to support ACA members by providing a full range of services designed to help reduce the risk you face. Speak to our team today about how we can support your business.
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