Employers’ liability insurance can cover you if an employee becomes injured or ill as a result of the work they are doing for you and decides to make a claim. It’s usually a legal requirement for employers.
Other insurance products
If your business requires additional types of insurance - for example, an IT contractor might want cyber and data insurance - you can add other kinds of insurance when you build your policy.
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Frequently Asked Questions
Will the insurance costs be added to my FreeAgent subscription?
No. You will pay Hiscox directly for your insurance, but you’ll be able to see your documents in your FreeAgent account.
What kinds of insurance are available from Hiscox?
We are currently able to display an indicative price for you based on professional indemnity, public liability and, if relevant to your needs, employers liability insurance. If you require additional types of cover, you can add these during the quotation process.
What data will you share with Hiscox from my account?
In order to build you the most accurate insurance guide price, we'll share some of your FreeAgent data with Hiscox, including your contact details, business name, trading start date, annual turnover, annual payroll and number of employees.
What are the benefits of taking out a Hiscox insurance policy through FreeAgent?
If you take out a Hiscox policy through FreeAgent, you'll be able to access all of your insurance documents via the 'Home for Insurance' area in your FreeAgent account. You'll also benefit from a Hiscox support and claims line for FreeAgent customers.
What other services can I access as a Hiscox customer?
When you become a Hiscox customer, you’ll gain access to the Hiscox Business Support Hub, which includes a range of free or significantly discounted services, such as access to business funding, legal support and HR/employment advice.
Who should I contact if I have questions?
If you have any questions about this service or about your policy, please contact Hiscox directly on 0800 280 0351. Lines are open Monday to Friday, 8:30am to 5:30pm.
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