Professional Services

Our Professional Services proposition is tailored to meet the unique needs of businesses within this sub-sector and offers additional covers and risk management services for medium sized businesses (premiums between £5,000 - £100,000).

Features of Professional Services

  • Automatic cover extensions – trade specific cover extensions are applied by endorsement at no extra cost
  • Enhanced Computer wording available for the loss, damage or breakdown of equipment with optional covers for events such as data corruption as a result of a cyber attack
  • Ability to combine property and casualty covers with speciality lines covers, such as Professional Indemnity and Directors & Officers cover
  • Access to sector-specific risk management guidance and services, such as Pentura cyber security consultation
  • FREE Disaster Recovery Protection – help your professional services clients get back up and running in the event of an incident leaving their insured premises unfit for further occupation
  • Access to additional covers – available within the Allianz Group, such as Reputation Protect, Cyber Protect, Trade Credit and more
  • FREE 24 hour Legal Advice helpline (Lawphone) and business advice helpline (Actionline).

Risk Appetite

Preferred Trades

  • Architect and engineering services
  • Accountants
  • Management consultants
  • Estate agents
  • Solicitors
  • Property related services
  • Software consultants
  • Advertising, marketing and PR consultants
  • Market research.

Benefits

  • Access to a named and contactable Subject Matter Experts in the fields of Underwriting, Risk Management and Claims via Risk Director
  • Efficient and experienced claims service and access to our claims helpline available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week
  • Experienced local underwriters.

Risk Management

Risk Director, our FREE online risk management service featuring:

  • Sector-specific risk management advice
  • Allianz Cyber Risk Assessment, a free, simple online questionnaire that assesses your client's network security against the recommended Government standard
  • Risk improvement reports
  • Health and safety toolkit and a range of checklists to help your clients conduct their own risk assessments
  • Business continuity planning tool
  • Specially negotiated rates from our preferred suppliers providing access to risk management products and services, such as:

- Pentura - network and web application security assessments

- Graydon - commercial credit checking database

- Vero - employee background screening

- Praxis 42 - 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:

  • Electrical and mechanical inspections
  • Lift and crane inspections
  • Power/press inspection
  • Pressure plant inspections.

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.

Documentation for Professional Services

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

Claims

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

If you have a query regarding Risk Director, please complete the 'Contact Us' form found on the website.