2015-12-05

Professional Indemnity

Professional Indemnity insurance provides indemnity in respect of claims arising out of the conduct of professional services.

Cover is in respect of legal liability to pay compensation as a result of actual or alleged negligent acts, errors or omissions in the performance of professional duties. The indemnity covers both damages and defence costs.

We cover the full spectrum of traditional professionals including Accountants, Architects, Attorneys, Consulting Engineers, Project Managers and Quantity Surveyors. We are also able to cover Corporates which render professional services and newer/emerging professions such as Technology Companies and BEE Verification Agents.
Available extensions include:
  • Sub-contracted Duties
  • Joint Venture and/or Consortium Agreements
  • Liability following Employee Dishonesty
  • Fees Recovery (legal expenses)
  • Loss of Documents
  • Claims Preparation Costs
  • Defamation
  • Breach of Copyright
  • Breach of Confidentiality
Specialised covers include:
  • Professional Indemnity for Design & Construct Activities
  • Misappropriation of Trust Monies/Property Insurance for Attorneys

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If you’re a broker and you’d like to get your clients onto SHA Professional Indemnity send an email to PI@sha.co.za or call us 011 731 3600

Alternatively, search for a team member using the “Find a team member” directory.