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You really know the digital world and how to build it. Whether it’s an app, a new program, or redesigning an existing platform, you’re an expert on software. When someone’s website crashes or is dealing with a very slow app, you are the go-to person to solve the problem.
However, you may not know much about small business insurance policies.
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While you work on creating the top-performing software and other things digital for your clients, you are at risk for being perceived as negligent. It could be as simple as a glitch occurring during the launch of a company’s new software product, or as complicated as breaking the digital platforms the employees depend on daily to do their work. Professional liability insurance (also known as error and omissions) may cover damages and legal costs that you might be ordered to pay as a result of negligence.
Professional liability insurance usually covers:
Professional liability insurance usually does not cover:
There are days where you are likely physically handling someone else’s computer or any other of their important tech. This means you are at-risk for physically accidentally damaging their property. Say you drop a laptop on the floor while working on it, general liability insurance may help cover the costs of any repairs. General liability insurance protects your business from third-party claims of bodily injury or damage to someone else’s property.
General liability usually covers:
General liability insurance usually does not cover:
Learn more about commercial general liability insurance.
Do you have full-time employees or part-time help? If so, you may need workers compensation insurance. If someone who works for you gets hurt on the job, this coverage provides help with medical bills, lost wages, and any legal costs relating to the injury.
Most states require any business with employees to have workers compensation insurance, so make sure you add it to your policy!
Learn more about workers compensation insurance.
Not sure how much you might pay for coverage as a software developer? While there’s no one answer for how much your policy will cost, your final premium will usually be determined by:
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