General Liability Insurance

General Liability

Owning a business is increasingly becoming more challenging. From the ever-present threat of lawsuits stemming from employee actions to security breaches, businesses need the protection of a comprehensive general liability insurance.

Understanding General Liability Insurance

General liability protects businesses when the business is responsible for causing harm to an individual or when an employee of the business causes property damage while they are working. General liability insurance is a complement to so many other types of insurance, including property and workers’ compensation insurance. With the appropriate policy and the right of amount of insurance, your business will continue operations after facing a hefty lawsuit.

Finding the Policy That Is Right for Your Business

Different industries face different types of risks during the course of a day. For instance, risks common to construction companies aren’t all the same as those faced by a marketing firm. When you purchase general liability for your business, it is essential that you purchase a policy that is tailor-made for your specific industry. By doing this, you increase the chances of enhancing the protections you receive from your new general liability policy. Additionally, an industry-specific policy helps you reduce your risks in areas that aren’t so common to other businesses.

MDP helped us through a very complex builder’s risk in New York city and worked with us every step of the way. Their attention to detail was phenomenal, and they continue to provide our museum with an excellent risk management program today. MDP’s people are professional, enjoyable, and experts at what they do.

Barry Roseman, COO, EVP, Lower East Side Tenement Museum