Specialist Insurance for Conferences and Seminars

Whether you are organising a small pep-talk to a small group of people, or arranging a large scale event, having insurance cover for your conference or seminar should be high on your list.

Our Conference and Seminar Insurance policy can provide Public Liability protection, ensuring that if you are sued for injury suffered by an attendee or another third-party, the legal costs and settlement are covered.

As well as liability cover, we can include a number of other benefits on your policy including Equipment Cover for the items you own and Employers’ Liability which protects the event if a staff member is injured.

Policies start from as little as £40 and we aim to have even the most complex of proposal quoted for your bespoke insurance policy within two working hours of your submission.

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Why choose Protectivity?

Policies to suit your event

Regardless of whether you are organising a small seminar or a larger trade conference, we can provide a policy to suit your needs. With a number of add-ons and benefits, you pay only for what you need.

Specialists in our field

We’re niche insurance specialists so know the importance of tailoring the cover to you. With 25 years experience and a dedicated team of account managers we are able to deliver a highly specialised service.

Excellent Claims Handing

With the potential for a large number of attendees, accidents can, and do, happen at conferences. Therefore we aim to deal with each claim as efficiently as possible, to reduce the impact on you.

Underwritten by Experts

Every one of our One-Off Event Insurance policies is underwritten by UK General who specialise in niche markets and cover over thousands of businesses and enterprises.

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Thousands of happy customers

What Insurance Do Conferences and Seminars Need?

With the potential for a large number of people to be attending, the risk for injuries occurring is increased. That’s why we can help you building the correct Conference and Seminar Insurance policy for you.

Public Liability

If an attendee or other third-party were to get injured because of the actions taken by the conference organiser, they could take legal action. Having Public Liability means that in this situation, the costs that come with defending the organiser and any subsequent settlement is handled by your insurance policy.

Employers' Liability

As we as the speakers and it is likely that you event will employ members of staff. In this case, having Employers’ Liability is a necessity, providing you with protection should a staff member be injured and claim negligence on your part.

Equipment Cover

We can add cover to any Conference and Seminar Insurance policy to protect the equipment owned by the organisers against loss, damage and theft. We can provide up to £50,000 worth of cover on every policy, with a limit of £5,000 on each individual item. Cover is also available for equipment left overnight.

Cancellation Cover

If you are hiring a venue for your conference it is wise to consider taking out Cancellation Cover on your policy. This means that if you are forced to cancel the event for reasons beyond your control, you are protected for some of your pre-paid costs.

I was really pleased with how my claim was settled. It gave me great confidence that Protectivity covers me when the worst happens.

Fantastic claims handling

With the likelihood of a large number of attendees it’s an unfortunate fact that accidents do happen.

That’s why we like to ensure that when you do have to make a claim, the process is as straightforward as possible. 

Thankfully, the Protectivity customers that have had to make a claim have been extremely pleased at the way that we have handled their troubling situation.

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Further information on our policy

If you have any other questions regarding our One-Off Event Insurance policy, then feel free to get in touch with our friendly team on 01494 887909. Our phone lines are open 9am to 5:30pm, Monday to Friday. 


More information on what we can cover on this policy can be found on our FAQ’S page.