Specialist Insurance for UK Festivals
Whether you are holding a music festival, beer festival or a food festival, protecting your mass event from potentially costly claims and losses is hugely important.
There are many things that could cause you to call on your insurance policy, from the British weather, to your attendees tripping over, to reactions to the food you might serve.
We are often able to provide an instant quote, and even on the most complex enquiries can be quoted in two working hours. Our cover can insure one-off festivals, or provide you annual multi-event cover.
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Why choose Protectivity?
Whether it’s music festival insurance or cover for a food-based event, you can build your policy to suit your needs. With a number of additional add-ons and benefits we ensure you pay only for the cover you need.
Excellent claims handing
With a large number of participants at most festivals, incidents aren’t uncommon. Therefore we aim to deal with each claim as sympathetically and quickly as possible, to reduce the impact on your business.
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.
Underwritten by experts
Every one of our Festival Insurance policies is underwritten by UK General who are specialists in providing insurance to niche markets, covering thousands of businesses and enterprises.
Whether it’s a member of the public tripping over some wiring or falling ill after eating the food you serve up, Public Liability offers vital protection. Should your festival be blamed for injury, illness or property damage by an attendee or member of the public, your insurance will handle legal costs and any subsequent settlement.
With many festivals taking place in the notoriously untrustworthy British summertime we can include adverse weather protection in the cancellation section of your policy. Another benefit is the option to include ‘Key Person’ cover protecting you if an integral speaker, artist or attendee lets you down.
It’s likely that you will employ staff at your festival, from security teams, to merchandise sellers to general helpers. It’s a legal responsibility that you ensure they are covered under Employers’ Liability in the event they are injured at the event.
By adding Equipment Cover on to your policy you can ensure that you are protected should any of the equipment you rely on to deliver your festival to the best effect is covered against loss, damage and theft. We can provide up to £20,000 worth of cover for this.
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 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 FAQs page.