Professional Liability Insurance

Cover for managers and professionals in every industry

Professionals in every industry need the freedom to act and advise in the best interests of their clients and business without the fear of unintended consequences.

Allianz Global Corporate & Specialty's (AGCS) Professional Liability Insurance (also known as Professional Indemnity Insurance) provides that freedom by protecting managers and professionals from losses arising out of a breach of their professional duties.

Part of our suite of Financial Lines solutions, our Professional Liability Insurance (also known as Professional Indemnity or PI Insurance, or Errors and Omissions insurance) provides robust and flexible protection for a variety of professionals, including architects, engineers, business consultants, estate agents, lawyers, and translators, as well as those working in communications, new media, and digital.  

We can offer Professional Liability limits of up to €20 million, backed up by industry-leading financial strength, as shown by our AA (S&P) and A+ (AM Best) ratings. What's more, we're able to offer truly global reach, with AGCS teams in underwriting and claims centers around the world as part of a global network servicing customers in more than 200 countries and territories.

  • civil liability actions as a result of negligent duty or omission
  • mitigation (covers costs to mitigate a claim)
  • unintentional breach of intellectual property rights
  • unintentional breach of confidentiality
  • libel or slander
  • dishonest, fraudulent or malicious acts or omission by any former or present employee
  • innocent non-disclosure
  • joint ventures
  • loss of documents
  • fitness for purpose (construction policies)
The products and services described on this page may not be available in all AGCS locations. Please contact your local office for full information on local product availability.
Our Directors & Officers (D&O) Insurance provides liability cover for company managers to protect them from claims made against them.
A hacker attack, a product recall, alleged corruption or fraud — the business world can throw up events that can damage your company's reputation in an instant. 
MySmartGate offers a broad range of underwriting solutions and state-of-the-art technology to preferred distribution partners in order to grow profitably in the SME and MidCorp segment, worldwide.

Annual survey identifying business risks

Technology is breeding new threats as well as business models. Traditional risks such as natural catastrophes continue to challenge while other threats such as cyber, neck-and-neck with business interruption at the top of the Allianz Risk Barometer 2019 for the first time, reputational risk, increasing exposure to intangible assets and volatility and consolidation in the corporate environment evolve daily.

  1. Loss of reputation or brand value belongs to the the top 10 global risks of 2019's ranking
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  3. It is estimated a company could add as much as 20% of value or lose up to 30% depending on its reputation risk preparedness and management in the immediate aftermath of a crisis. 
Allianz operates as an international insurer on almost every continent. Find Allianz in your own country/region.
With the Allianz network AGCS provides services in over 200 countries and territories.