Many operations require an additional layer of protection because of the nature/skill of services being provided. Some examples include CPA, Real Estate Agents, Architects, Attorneys, Title Agents, Board of Directors for non-profit organizations, as well as some classes of Contractors. THE RANKIN INSURANCE GROUP represents some of the best insurance companies in the industry and are looking to provide insurance protection for the professional exposure associated with your profession.
Commonly Sought Commercial Coverages
General Liability insurance provides coverage for claims that involve bodily injury and property damage resulting from your products, service, or operations. General liability insurance may also provide protection for you if you are deemed liable for damages to your landlord’s property.
The Commercial Property section provides coverage for your building(s), business personal property (which may include furniture, inventory, electronics) and property of others.
General Liability only provides protection so far, and that’s where professional liability kicks in to offer coverage for many type of professions.
Following a physical property loss, it may take some time to get your business running smoothly again. Business Interruption insurance covers loss of income, extra expenses incurred during the time of loss, as well as the costs for continued operation.
Commercial Auto Insurance provide coverage for liability and physical damage losses resulting from the operation of vehicles owned by your business and used in your operations. We offer coverage for fleet and non-fleet vehicles.
Workers Compensation & Employers Liability
The Workers Compensation section of the policy provides coverage for cost of lost wages and medical expenses in regards to work related injuries sustained by an employee. The Employers Liability section provides coverage for liability arising out of work related injuries that are not subject to statutory obligations under the workers compensation laws (i.e. lawsuits).
Commercial Umbrella/Excess Liability
Commercial Umbrella/Excess Liability coverage provides protection against large liability losses that exceed the limits of your general liability or commercial auto insurance policy.
Cyber Liability insurance includes a wide range of coverages, such as costs related to notifying customers that you have had a breach, data loss expenses, lost income and personal identity recovery expenses related to a cyber attack.
Employment Practices Liability Insurance (EPLI)
Employment Practices Liability coverage provides protection for wrongful employment acts such as harassment, discrimination and wrongful termination. Some of our carriers provide access to employment practices websites and legal employment hotlines, where you can connect with attorneys who are well-versed in federal and state employment laws.
Employee Dishonesty coverage provides protection for your business against the theft of money, securities and other tangible property by employees.
Inland Marine insurance offers a variety of coverages that protect your property while away from your primary location. Those coverages may include tools, equipment, laptops, and building materials and rented equipment. Builders Risk coverage is available to cover your interest in buildings under construction.
Give us a call today at (704) 896-9393 to discuss insurance options for your business.