Media & Technology

Media and technology are revolutionising the way we communicate with each other, as businesses operate on a global scale. Over the last few years this sector has faced a number of challenges, meaning traditional liability and professional indemnity policies are no longer suitable.


Features and benefits


Our team have access to a range of media and technology policies. These can be tailored to your exact requirements, reducing gaps in cover. Some of main policy benefits can include:


  • coverage for data held 'in the cloud'

  • media liability

  • advertising and personal injury

  • defamation, including libel and slander

  • intellectual property rights infringement

  • invasion of privacy

  • breach of contract

  • cyber liability, privacy liability and privacy breach including first party & third party breach notification costs

  • employers' liability

  • Court attendance costs

  • Crisis communication costs

  • Consequential reputational harm

  • dishonesty of employees and fellow directors


Target market


Our policies are not just targeted at large organisations. Any business that collects and stores personal data, has a website or uses email or social media can be affected, for example:


  • Accountants

  • Advertising agents

  • Broadcasters

  • Content creators, authors, copywriters, journalists, editorial services

  • Educational establishments

  • Graphic designers

  • IT Consultants

  • Literary agents

  • Publishers

  • PR and marketing

  • Retailers

  • Web developers

If you would like to discuss your media and technology risks further, then please do not hesitate to get in touch.






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