What is business insurance?
A business takes years to build – but an accident or disaster could destroy it all in minutes. That’s why businesses should help protect themselves with a quality business insurance pack.
With the right cover in place, owners can run their business with confidence, knowing that their premises, stock, equipment and reputation are protected by insurance.
What can it cover?
Business insurance packs can offer general protection for a business, which may include cover against:
|Type of Cover||Potential Benefits|
|Property damage||Repair or replacement of property damaged.|
|Business interruption||Loss of trading profit following insured damage to property and additional costs and expenses incurred during a claim.|
|Theft||Repair or replacement of property stolen.|
|Money||Loss of money.|
|Public or product liability||Your liability to pay compensation for personal injury and property damage as well as the costs involved in defending a claim triggered by the policy.|
|Glass||For replacing glass inside or outside your premises, including your shopfront windows, mirrors or display cases.|
|Transit||For stock that is in transit on the road, in the air or by sea.|
|Electronic equipment breakdown||For repairing or replacing electronic equipment that breaks down.|
|Machinery breakdown||Cover for costs associated with machinery breakdown.|
|General Property||To cover your tools of trade, including laptops and tools that you use for your profession or trade.|
|Tax audit||To cover the costs of being audited by the ATO.|
|Employee dishonesty||Direct financial loss of the business caused by the dishonest or fraudulent conduct of an employee which is first discovered during the period of insurance.|