Occupational Health and Safety (OHS) consultants help organisations develop sustainable health and safety culture. Their expertise includes ensuring that applicable safety legislation, policies and practices are followed. They assist organisations in planning, implementation, monitoring, and analysis of preventive and preventative measures.
Because OHS consultants provide advice to minimise the operational costs, occupational health problems, accidents and injuries in businesses, it is critical for them to consider getting an insurance policy to financially protect them in the event their clients make a claim.
What kind of insurance does a health and safety consultant need?
Whether you are providing services in implementing programs, conducting workplace assessments, handling risks, or training, you will need the following cover:
Other insurance products for your protection
If you are a company and have employees under your care, you may need the following insurance coverages to protect the business from litigation and / or to prepare for unexpected financial loss:
Key Exposures for Health and Safety Consultants
OHS consultants are specially trained to assess businesses and their workers’ working environments, make recommendations for changes, and ensure compliance with applicable Work Safe and OHS regulations. With these responsibilities comes risk exposures for OHS consultants:
Arrange a customised policy with FD Beck Australia
FD Beck understands the risks relevant to your industry while you take on consulting projects, that is why we customise policies according to our client’s needs. Through our network of insurers, FD Beck will assist you in arranging a cover that suits your specific requirements. Moreover, if arranged, our solutions can also be customised by way of limits and excess for professionals in Victoria and Melbourne.
Use our online calculator to request a quote or get an estimate.
1. How much professional indemnity insurance for health safety consultants is required?
The amount of coverage you need is based on several factors, including your industry, the number of employees you have, and more. In order to get a Professional Indemnity quote, FD Beck will need to know your occupation, professional fees, limit, and claims experience. Please contact one of our qualified insurance broker who can assist you in obtaining the policy you need.
2. Is professional indemnity insurance needed for all health and safety consultants?
PI insurance is mandatory in some professions in Australia. As a consultant, you need this policy to cover you against alleged negligence or error of professional obligations when delivering consulting services.
3. Can you put together a PI quotation for me based on my budget?
Yes. FD Beck Insurance Brokers will assist you in your application process and note your requirements to provide you with tailored solutions.