Professional Liability Insurance

Professional Liability is also known as Errors and Omissions Insurance (E&O) and is an important coverage for any professional or business that has activities that, if not performed correctly, could result in a loss for their client.

Commercial General Liability Insurance usually has specific exclusions for errors and omissions. For this reason many businesses and professionals are finding that they need this coverage. E&O is usually purchased by:

  • Accountants
  • Acupuncturists
  • Answering Services
  • Arbitrators
  • Archaeologist
  • Architects
  • Book keepers
  • Chartered Accountants
  • Chiropractors
  • Collection Agency
  • Data Processing
  • Dentists
  • Dental Hygienists
  • Diagnostic Laboratories
  • Dieticians
  • Direct Mail service
  • Doctors
  • Engineers
  • Fitness Consultants
  • Geologists
  • Hospitals
  • Insurance Agents, Brokers, Adjusters, Administrators and Consultants
  • Interior Designer
  • IT Consultants
  • Internet Service Providers
  • Investment Advisors
  • Lawyers
  • Management Consultants
  • Market Researchers
  • Marketing Consultants
  • Massage Therapists
  • Mediators
  • Medical Professionals
  • Nurses
  • Opticians
  • Osteopaths
  • Para-meds
  • Pharmacists
  • Physiotherapists
  • Placement Agency
  • Podiatrists
  • Private Investigators
  • Printer
  • Psychologists
  • Publishers
  • Software Development
  • Stock Brokers
  • Surveyors
  • Telecommunication Consultant
  • Translator
  • Travel Guide
  • Travel Agent
  • Urban Planners
  • Veterinarians
  • Website design

Not on the list? It doesn’t mean you don’t need E&O! Talk to an insurance professional!

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