Employers Liability Insurance

A policy to cover your employers liability needs.

Employee Benefit Insurance to suit you

Employers Liability Insurance is a legal requirement for your business when employing staff. In short, this Policy can protect employers and employees. For instance, if an employee gets injured at work or becomes ill as a result of working. This Policy would cover your business against possible loss.

This type of policy could also protect the employer, against former employees that have become ill, from work they carried out in your workplace. As long as they can be prove it was a result of working for you.

Health and safety states it is your duty as an employer to protect the welfare of your employees.

Do you need Employers Liability Insurance?

If you are an employer of staff whether this be just one person or more, legally you must have this insurance.

Reasons you don’t need this policy?

  • If you do not employee staff.
  • Employees are family members.
  • Employees are abroad. (Check other local government guidelines)

People you may need to cover?

  • A Temporary Employee. In brief, one that works at a business for a short time scale.
  • A Part-time worker. Someone who works a few hour a week for the business.
  • A student that is working for you. Whether they are also studying or just on work experience.
  • Volunteers that choose to for work you without pay. However, they still need cover.

However contractors and subcontractors slightly different rules apply:

  • Some Contractors you may have to cover with this policy, but this varies between cases so check with the insurance provider.
  • Some Subcontractors will work with equipment that was provided by you. Therefore, you will not have to cover them. However, if they use their own equipment, generally, they will not have to be covered by you. But check with the insurance provided first.

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Should I pay monthly or annually?
It is cheaper to pay for insurance annually. If paying monthly, we use an external company, Premium Credit, which pay the insurance and then charge you over a 10 month period adding on 9.5% interest.
What are our opening hours?
We are open from 9am to 5.30pm Monday to Friday. We are can get your enquiries by website or phone. If you ask for a quote on the weekend, we will get in contact with you first thing on Monday morning when we are open.
Is Car Insurance Compulsory?
It is a legal necessity to have car insurance unless you are keeping your vehicle on private land. If you are found without car insurance, you could be liable for a minimum of a £300 fine along with six penalty points.
What details do I need to provide to get a quote?
Personal Details – Name, Age and Profession. Vehicles – Car Registration or Make, Model and Age. Car Usage – Work or Pleasure. Additional Driver – Details of any other drivers. Driving History – Accidents, Previous claims, and Convictions over the past five years. No claims (if applicable) – Proof from your current insurer of how many years without a claim.

Why Insure with Evergreen?

When you buy insurance from Evergreen Insurance Services, you are making the world a better place. Furthermore, it does not cost you anything because your policy generates a donation, from our commission, to one of our amazing charity friends. As a result, you are contributing towards the protection of our natural world for generations to come. We have already donated vast sums which have gone to many great projects. To gain an insight as to what has been achieved, visit our ‘where donations go?’ page.

As part of the SIA group, we have over 25 years experience and thus the expertise to ensure you receive the best possible service. Therefore why not request a quote today!

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