Bell & Co has partnered with regional solicitors Flint Bishop and employment insurance specialists, Markel to develop an exclusive insurance solution to safeguard our clients against the increasing exposures incurred under employment legislation, the fastest growing area of corporate liability.
Our policy is one of the widest in the market with all claims dealt with by local solicitors Flint Bishop with their costs met by Markel Insurance under the terms of your policy.
Flint Bishop are also on hand to provide a free help line for any of your Employment related questions and a bespoke consultancy service at a discounted cost depending upon your requirements.
Employment Law Insurance is now an essential part of any businesses insurance programme. The financial and commercial consequences of non compliance with employment law are serious and present a significant threat to all employers. In 2009/2010 there were 236,100 Employment Tribunals, an increase of 56% on 2008/2009. In addition, there are probably just as many disputes settled out of court - our policy also caters for this.
Some of the most common Employment Legislation
Average and Highest Awards during 2009/2010 were -
*exceeds maximum due to other elements of the claim
OUR POLICY COVER SUMMARY
Covers your legal liability following an employment dispute
In addition your legal costs and expenses are covered in respect of attendance at any employment or health and safety investigations
Flint Bishop Solicitors have been appointed to deal with all claims and their costs will be met by the policy
The policy will also pay any civil award of compensation made against you or any negotiated settlement amount agreed between the parties
Jurisdiction - England, Scotland, Wales
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A H Bell & Co (Insurance Brokers) Ltd are authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority. Registration number is 305637. The Financial Conduct Authority website, which includes a register of all regulated firms, can be visited at www.fca.org.uk/register or by calling the FCA on 0845 606 1234.