Setting correct indemnity periods under Business Interruption insurance policies

Friday, 10 February 2023
12:00 pm – 1:00 pm (UK time)
    • Alan Chandler

Webinar on how to correctly advise your clients on setting correct indemnity periods under Business Interruption insurance policies.

Brokers increasingly face Pi claims for failing to advise clients correctly on setting appropriate Business Interruption indemnity periods, and with all the unfortunate events occurring in the world at the moment, making rebuild materials very scare, never has there been a better opportunity to engage your policyholders on this subject.

Recently a broker was successfully sued for failing to give any guidance around indemnity periods to a manufacturer who had a twelve-month indemnity period. Nothing was ever recorded by the broker about the fact that twelve months was almost certainly inadequate, in fact it was the Loss adjuster after the fire took place, that educated the client on setting correct indemnity periods, unfortunately too late for all concerned. This webinar looks to make sure this does not happen to you or your staff.

This one-hour webinar provided by Alan Chandler, one of the most popular presenters in the UK, will examine all the different factors a client needs to take into account when setting an indemnity period. The presentation will include guiding clients who are on a Gross Profit Bi basis, a Gross Revenue or Fees basis and will also include how an Increased Cost of working only policy should deal with prospective losses over 12 months.

Learning Objectives

This webinar will enable delegates to understand:

  • How Indemnity periods operate in Business interruption insurance.
  • All the different factors a policyholder needs to take into account when setting an indemnity period.
  • How service sector businesses on Gross Revenue or Increased Cost of Working only cover should set Business Interruption cover to deal with prospective losses.

CII Accredited

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1 hour's CPD can be claimed for this event if relevant to your learning and development needs.

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