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What is liability and professional indemnity insurance for Information technology professionals ?*

Suitable liability and professional indemnity insurance for Information technology professionals and service providers may offer cover for professional indemnity and public liability cover for Information technology related risks under a combined policy.

For example, liability and professional indemnity insurance for Information technology professionals and service providers may include*:

  • Financial loss arising from software/system defects
  • Financial loss due to lost or corrupted data
  • Failure to perform and deficiencies
  • Breach of intellectual property
  • Personal injury or property damage resulting from a hardware/product defect
  • Inappropriate or incorrect advice leading to financial loss

Why do Information technology professionals need an information technology professional indemnity insurance policy?*

Information technology professionals need liability and professional indemnity insurance to cover for the following business risks:

  • Contractual Liability
  • Breaches of consumer protection legislation
  • Product Recall First Party
  • Data Recovery Damage and destruction of documents
  • Cover for subcontractors

Also consider that Information technology professionals can be held liable for the advice or the services they perform that may cause financial loss to a third party. As a result Information technology professionals need an information technology professional indemnity insurance policy.

Furthermore, Public Liability insurance is a core cover for all Australian businesses - including for Information technology professionals - to cover you against damage to a third person or their property.

If you are an Information technology professional looking for an information technology liability and professional indemnity insurance policy please call 1300 542 573 to TALK to a SMART business insurance broker about a suitable policy at an affordable cost for your business.

What type of Information technology professionals need an information technology professional indemnity insurance policy?*

All Information technology professionals that charge a fee for advice or a service need an information technology professional indemnity insurance policy.

For example, any Information technology professionals performing the following information technology services need information technology liability and professional indemnity insurance.

  • Data storage, processing and warehousing
  • Hardware maintenance and installation services
  • IT & T consulting
  • IT Helpdesk and network support
  • IT project management
  • IT Recruitment and Placement
  • Services Software Development,
  • Design Analysis and Programming services
  • Systems Integrations Services Telecommunications Services
  • Value Added Reselling Services
  • Website Design and development Website Hosting
  • E- commerce application development
  • ISP
  • SCADA/PLC services

To talk to SMART business insurance broker about a suitable information technology professional indemnity insurance policy please contact us on 1300 542 573 or contact us online.

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*Important: Cover may be available subject to meeting insurers underwriting criteria. Some of the covers listed may or may not be available or may have limitations or exclusions. Cover inclusions vary significantly from insurer to insurer. DO NOT rely upon the above. Check your policy schedule carefully for inclusions and exclusions and limitations. Talk to a SMART insurance broker on 1300 542 573 for more information.