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Directors Liability Insurances

Signing director liability insurance

Preferred programme, specially negotiated for IoD members

Even decisions made with the best of intentions can be scrutinised. Legal actions and investigations that allege director misconduct cannot be ignored, and defending them to prove innocence can be extremely time-consuming and costly.

Quantum Underwriting Solutions and Gallagher provide IoD members with advice and market-leading policies from Chubb, one of the most respected financial lines insurers in the world. Policies also available for non-members (premiums differ).

Corporate Directors Liability Insurance

Suitable for purchase by companies, LLPs, most forms of charities and trusts, to protect all directors and certain qualifying senior employees on a blanket basis. Acts as a first line of defence and can also cover subsidiary companies and their directors.

  • Five per cent discount (most policies, with £1m of cover cost from just £900 per annum)
  • Shareholder/stakeholder actions covered
  • Employee litigation covered
  • Supplier/customer actions covered
  • Regulatory investigations (HMRC, HSE, OFT etc.)
  • Immediate cover available

01443 502511



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Individual Directors Liability Insurance

Suitable for purchase by individuals, providing a final layer of protection and necessary if your company is unable to fund a defence or if the action is brought by the employer itself.

  • Up to 35 per cent discount (premiums start from just £33 per month for £1m of cover, protecting you and only you)
  • Policy suitable for directorships of private limited companies, some public limited companies, LLPs and most not-for-profit organisations
  • All costs are tax deductible, or your organisation can pay the premium on your behalf without personal tax liability

020 3137 5087

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Acceptance is subject to meeting underwriting criteria. Policies are subject to terms and conditions. Policy wordings are available upon request. Quantum Underwriting Solutions Ltd and Arthur J Gallagher Insurance Brokers Ltd have been appointed by the IoD to deliver market leading Director's Liability insurance products, underwritten by Chubb (a registered trading name of Chubb European Group SE), for IoD members. Quantum underwriting Solutions Ltd is a trading name of Arthur J Gallagher Insurance Brokers Limited. The IoD is an Introducer Appointed Representative of Arthur J Gallagher Insurance Brokers Limited, which is authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority. Registered Office: Spectrum Building, 7th Floor, 55 Blythswood Street, Glasgow, G2 7AT. Registered in Scotland. Company Number: SC108909