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What does ‘duty of care’ mean?

As a professional, you have something called a ‘duty of care’ to your clients and staff - both legally and morally. Here's what that means.

Professional indemnity insurance for engineers

Engineering risks are many and varied. Professional indemnity insurance for engineers protects your business and helps put it on a firm footing.

RICS professional indemnity insurance

RICS surveyors have to have professional indemnity insurance. Here's the low-down on what you need, why you need it and what it does for you.

Public liability insurance for accountants – why you need it

Public liability insurance for accountants offers calculated protection. It covers you for compensation claims if someone or something comes a cropper.

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Insurance for AAT accountants and bookkeepers

The Association of Accounting Technicians (AAT) says if you practise under an AAT licence, then you must have professional indemnity insurance. No argument.

Why do I need professional indemnity insurance?

Blame culture is everywhere. Claims can be made by people who aren't even your clients. Here's why you need professional indemnity insurance.

Do I need professional indemnity insurance?

Do others consider you to be a professional, a specialist, an expert or an authority in your field? If they do, you need professional indemnity insurance.

Why insurance is a clever step for dance teachers

A compensation claim for injury, damage or alleged poor teaching can easily leave you dancing to someone else's tune. Dance teacher insurance can help.

Why music teachers’ insurance is a must

Here's some noteworthy reasons why music teachers need insurace and a look at what types of cover can help them stay protected.

What kinds of professional indemnity insurance claims are there?

Who needs professional indemnity insurance? Who doesn't, more like. Here are some examples of what can go wrong, and how much it costs.

Do private tutors need public liability insurance?

Whether you tutor at home or elsewhere, public liability insurance protects you if there's a claim a student was hurt, or their property damaged.

Why deep vein thrombosis can be a threat to your business

Sitting at a desk all day puts people at greater risk of deep vein thrombosis - a potentially fatal blood clot. Here's some ideas for minimising the danger.