While the tech sector is one of the most exciting and fastest-growing sectors in the UK, it’s also the most at risk. Software Developers face several unique risks, including intellectual property lawsuits, licensing issues and consumer data breaches, software failures, server downtime and cyber threats. Claims relating to software developers can also be extremely costly.
Our software developers insurance is tailored to meet your needs as a developer. At competitive prices, we only use specialist insurers that understand the software development and have designed policies to meet your requirements.
Whinney Insurance is one of the few brokers with the necessary experience and expertise required to advise software developers on their insurance requirements. With over a decade of working with software developers, we understand the complexities of the industry. We also recognise that experience and continuity are incredibly important and work with you to understand the most critical risks to your business, from intellectual property, licensing, publishing risks to confidentiality and consumer data.
As a privately owned broker with a small and dedicated multi-disciplined and experienced team of advisors, 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.
The below packages have been designed for Software Developers with an income of less than £100,000. Click on the package that best suits your needs.
How would you react if a client alleged that your advice was incorrect and caused them a financial loss?
And what if the client threatened legal proceedings?
The bad news is that claims of this nature are on the rise! The good news is that you can protect your business from such problems with a decent software developer’s professional indemnity insurance policy.
Software developers professional indemnity insurance provides cover for “professions”, those whom provide specialist advice, designs, plans or recommendations. It protects you against the cost of compensation to clients if your professional advice has causes them to lose money. Professional indemnity is often a contractual requirement for software developers, so check your contracts.
Software developer’s public liability, covers claims against you or your business from third parties for bodily injury and property damage as a result of your business activities. I.e. if someone trips over your laptop lead whilst you are working at a client’s premises
Software developer’s employers’ liability insurance covers the cost of compensation if an employee of your business is injured or becomes ill as a direct result of the work they undertake for your business. If your business has any employees you are required to hold an employers’ liability insurance policy by law.
We can also cover your office or any of the equipment that you use as a software developer.