IT contractors’ insurance tailored for your business
IT contractors are in growing demand as businesses look to improve the efficacy of their IT functionality. Yet, your job involves some risks. Since you are responsible for your clients' digital assets and IT infrastructure, it is important that you have the right business insurance cover.
Public liability insurance and professional indemnity are both important business insurance covers for IT contractors. We also offer a range of optional covers so you can tailor your policy to your individual needs.
Buying your IT contractors’ insurance
We’ve worked hard to make sure that buying insurance is simple for IT contractors.
- Build a tailored policy using our simple form
- Choose a quote and buy a policy online
- Receive your policy documents straight to your inbox
Building your IT contractors’ business insurance policy
You may need several types of IT contractors’ cover depending on the nature of your work. These covers should help you get started:
Professional indemnity insurance can be important for IT contractors. If you give advice as part of your job and it is found to be faulty or negligent, your client may suffer a financial loss for which you would be liable. Professional indemnity insurance can cover the cost of any resulting claims made against you.
Public liability insurance is important because it covers the cost if a claim is made against you when a person has been injured or their property damaged because of your business activities. Public liability claims can be large, so is important that you are properly covered. Simply Business offers public liability insurance up to a value of £5 million.
Details to look out for
- Specific cover for IT consultants, contractors and software developers available
- We've helped 225,000 businesses
- UK contact centre with insurance specialists
- Award-winning claims process with 24/7 access
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