Built Environment – Architects

Bespoke Professional Indemnity, Fidelity Guarantee, Third Party Impersonation Fraud and Public Liability Policy for Architects

WHO NEEDS THIS COVER?

Professional negligence claims against Architects are on the rise and can be extremely costly. While Architects are incredible designers with strong conceptional and mathematical skills, each project brings with it new challenges which could result in errors or omissions.

WHY CHOOSE GENOA?

As Genoa's footprint in the liability space continues to grow from strength to strength, we thought we would share with you why more and more brokers are choosing to work with us as their partner of choice:

Our Underwriters are committed to providing our clients with superior turnaround times when issuing quotations and schedules of cover

Our underwriters are experts in their respective fields and are able to offer our clients technical advice which helps empower them to secure an account

We have strong working relationships with the top re-insurers in the country including Munich Re and Swiss Re who support all of our Professional Indemnity products

Through strategic reinsurance partnerships we are able to offer competitive market premiums

Our policies include a number of meaningful extensions that offer true value to our thousands of Insured clients

Our Insured Practitioners are represented by the top law firms in the country, including firms like Clyde & Co, Garlicke & Bousfield, Mac Robert Attorneys, Norton Rose Fulbright and Webber Wentzel

OUR COVER CAN INCLUDE:

Professional Indemnity

With the number of risks Architects face such as, drafting without plans, relying too much on outlines, focusing on details too soon, failure to use line weights, failure to take note of ground conditions and make additional specifications as well as non-compliance with building codes to mention a few, Architects should not be without professional indemnity cover.

Fidelity Guarantee Cover

Indemnity can be secured to safeguard the Insured (the employer) for the loss of business

account funds or property sustained as a direct result of acts of fraud, theft, or dishonesty caused by an employee in the course of employment.

Cover can be purchased on either a Blanket Basis, Named Position Basis or Named Person Basis.

Third-Party Impersonation Fraud

Cover can be secured to provide the Insured with protection against the loss of money (business and trust funds) subject to the insured having a Verification process in place.

Public Liability

The provides protection against legal liability for claims arising out of accidental death, bodily injury, illness or disease of or to any person; or accidental loss of possession or control of, or actual damage to property arising out of, and in the course of business.

Need this cover?

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