Environmental Insurance - Searchlight Insurance Training

Environmental Insurance

Environmental responsibilities and available insurance solutions are rapidly changing.

This highly participative workshop looks at both the legal environment in the UK and the cover provided by both conventional insurance covers and those specifically designed to protect against environmental risks.

Although no specific environmental insurance knowledge is required, a good level of general property and liability knowledge is a pre-requisite

Level: Introduction

Duration: 1 day(s) CII CPD Hours: 6
     

WORKSHOP OBJECTIVES

Outline the key elements of UK and European environmental legislation

Describe the extent of cover provided by conventional insurance policies against environmental impairment risks

Describe the specialist Environmental Impairment insurance policies available in the UK.

Identify those clients that should consider purchasing Environmental Insurance and the key selling points applicable to those clients.

The legal environment – the Common Law position and key UK and European environmental legislation

A review of the degree of protection against environmental exposures which is provided by conventional insurance products including

  • Property Damage and Business Interruption
  • Employers’ and Public Liability
  • Professional Indemnity and Directors & Officers Liability
  • Motor

A look at the products available from the specialist Environmental impairment insurance market in the UK including first party clean up covers

Identifying the need and the key selling points