Print, Publishing and Media

Our Print, Publishing and Media proposition is tailored to meet the unique needs of businesses within this industry sector and offers additional covers, value added services and risk management for medium sized businesses (premiums between £5,000 – £100,000).

Features of Print, Publishing and Media

  • Automatic cover extensions – trade specific cover extensions, such as Libel and Copyright Infringement, are applied by endorsement at no extra cost
  • Ability to combine property and casualty covers with other covers, such as Computer (including first party cyber liability), Professional Indemnity and Directors & Officers cover
  • Introduction to additional covers available within the Allianz Group, such as Cyber Protect, Film and Entertainment Insurance, Machinery Options and more
  • Access to sector-specific risk management guidance and services, such as InteliSecure, cyber security consultation, and Praxis 42, office health and safety specialists
  • FREE Disaster Recovery Protection including specialist equipment – help your print, publishing and media clients get back up and running in the event of an incident.

Risk Appetite

Preferred Trades

  • Print publishing (e.g. lithographic, flexographic, rotogravure and screen printing)
  • Design and pre-press activities (e.g. typesetters and plate makers)
  • Finishing services (e.g. folding, cutting, binding and stitching)
  • Fulfilment services (e.g. packing, storing and distributing)
  • Digital publishing (e.g. creating websites, sourcing/creating e-content and posting content)
  • Post production services (e.g. video editing)
  • Media marketing agencies (e.g. advertising agencies, market research, PR and digital marketing).


  • Efficient and experienced claims service and access to our claims helpline available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week
  • For clients with Allianz Legal Expenses cover in place, free or discounted legal and tax advice in relation to their business via a range of online and telephone services
  • Experienced local underwriters.

Risk Management

FREE guidance via our Allianz risk management website, featuring:

  • Sector-specific risk management advice
  • Business impact assessment tool
  • Specially negotiated rates from our preferred suppliers providing access to risk management products and services, such as:

- InteliSecure - network and web application security assessments

- Glen Abbot - business continuity and planning advice

- Fosse Liquitrol - liquid spillage threat idenification

- Praxis42 - online display screen self-assessments

- BEST - lightning/surge protection for computer equipment.

Engineering Inspection Services

Via Allianz Engineering we offer a wide range of plant and machinery inspection services, including:

  • Guillotine inspections
  • Lifts, lifting equipment and crane inspections
  • Power/press inspection.

In addition, Allianz Engineering's Special Services Team can arrange one-off inspections coupled with bespoke consultation in the fields of:

  • Electrical Services, such as fixed wiring inspections and Portable Appliance Testing (PAT)
  • Energy Services
  • Occupational Health and Safety audits.

Documentation for Print, Publishing and Media

To download copies of our Professional Services policy documents, please click the links below:


When your client makes a claim, they need an insurance provider that understands their loss and will be there at the crucial moments, providing them with the necessary help to get them trading again as quickly as possible.

We'll provide your client with:

  • A dedicated claims handler
  • Out of hours helpline
  • Claims analysis
  • Fraud prevention
  • Expert legal advice.

In addition, we have specialist claims teams to manage certain losses:

  • Dedicated risk experts specialising in property and liability claims
  • Major Loss Team
  • Disease Team
  • Engineering Team
  • Rehabilitation Team
  • Allianz Claims Inspectors.

For more detail on our claims service, please refer to the product documentation.

Follow the links below to find claims contact information:

If you'd like further information on this product, or have a question regarding our services, please contact your local Allianz Commercial branch.

Risk Director

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