Broadcasters are particularly at risk when it comes to defamation. Claims may arise as a result of damage to the reputation of a third party, with the possibility of legal costs highly likely, which includes the costs of investigation to settle or defend a claim against you for professional negligence allegations.
Insurers make a number of assessments, taking into account the number of listeners/viewers and the nature of your content. With the world of digital, things can go viral quickly, making the exposure even more difficult to assess.
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As a partner business of Williamson Carson, insurers to the creative industries, we know the media inside out and the associated risks. All our media insurance covers are tailored for the industry and to your unique requirements. Working with specialist insurers, we offer insurance packages with comprehensive protection not available anywhere else. From professional indemnity to all risks insurance for cameras, we can also arrange extensions such as rectification costs cover which will help you rectify any mistakes you may make before your client becomes aware.
As a privately owned broker with a small and dedicated multi-disciplined and experienced team of advisors with expertise in the media sector, we pride ourselves on our exceptional service. Whether you’re getting a quote or making a claim, your insurance will always be handled personally by an expert member of our team.