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Insurance for chefs

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Professional cover, designed for chefs

Whether you’re a permanent chef or working freelance, food preparation and service is a challenging industry. The potential for accidents is always there, and with people relying on you for care and consistency, you need protection – just in case something goes wrong. With Simply Business you can build a policy that protects you, your premises, and your clients, plus any specialist tools and equipment.

Cover from £6.81 a month, get insured in minutes. (10% of direct debit customers repay their annual policy in 10 monthly payments of £6.81 or less across all our trades insured. Based on data from 1 July - 31 December 2019, for comparison only. Cancellation charges may apply, please refer to our full terms & conditions.)

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What insurance do chefs need?

Public liability insurance is often an important cover for chefs and most other trades, as it can protect you if someone is injured or their property is damaged because of your business. Simply Business offers between £1 million and £5 million in cover, to protect you against this cost.

If you have employees, contractors, casual workers or temporary staff, you’re required by law to take out employers’ liability insurance. It’ll cover claims from employees who’ve been injured or become seriously ill as a result of working for you.

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Chef insurance policy details

  • Make sure you read your policy documents carefully and that you understand any exclusions that may apply
  • Do you work in different venues? Try to find out what level of public liability insurance each venue might expect before you decide what cover to buy

Need more details? Hear more about your business cover options from our expert team in a quick set of videos. Just choose the cover you’re interested in and get some expert insight into how each option can help your business. You can also check out our business insurance FAQs.

Food and drink insurance

  • Bakery insurance
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  • Franchise shop insurance
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  • Sandwich shops insurance
  • More food and drink insurance

Hospitality insurance

  • Guest house insurance
  • Hotel insurance
  • Hospitality insurance

See also

  • Contractor insurance
  • Self-employed insurance
  • Shop insurance

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