In a world where image is everything, there’s the potential for the simplest of errors to be seen by everyone. Mistakes in the media, marketing, advertising and PR industries also happen more regularly than in any other business sector, and the number of claims for compensation are correspondingly higher.

Clearly, it’s never been more important to have the right cover. The kind that can fix expensive mistakes before your client spots them too. Expert, bespoke, and competitively priced, our high quality professional indemnity insurance helps protect you from the wrong publicity.

Trades we cover include: Advertising Agency, Call Centre / Telemarketing, Telesales, Cartoonist, Commercial Artist, Artist, Image & PR Consultant, Publicity Management, Marketing / Market Research Consultancy, Copywriting, Desktop Publishing Services, Editorial Consultancy, Journalist, Party Planners, Event Organisers (no concerts), Exhibition Design, Exhibition Organiser /Management, Graphic Design, Illustrator, Photography, Videography, Promotional Consultancy, Social Media Consultants, Web Marketing Consultants, Digital Marketing Consultants or Proof Reader.


  • From £100,000 to £10m of Professional Indemnity cover as standard (up to £5m online)
  • Claim for damages up to policy limit
  • Cover for your defence costs, such as lawyers and court costs. These are payable in addition to the policy limit
  • Access to your own specialist claims handler should the worst happen
  • No admin fee for changes made during the policy period
  • Access to our free legal help line available between 9am and 5pm
  • Pay online monthly or annually


  • Any form of defamation
  • Infringement of intellectual property
  • Negligent acts, negligent misstatement or negligent misrepresentation
  • Misuse of information which is confidential or subject to statutory restrictions
  • Breach of license to use a third party’s trademarked or copyrighted matter
  • Unintentional transmission of a computer virus
  • Breach of comparative advertising regulations
  • Data protection defence costs
  • Expenses associated with withdrawal of content as a result of a complaint made to the Advertising Standards Authority (ASA) or the Office of Communications (OFCOM)
  • Indemnity to principals
  • Worldwide territory