Freelancers do not take seriously the risk of liability for insufficient liability risks or is often not aware even any insurance companies the IT industry despite the high level of autonomy. This just a mistake caused when complex IT projects can often substantial claims for damages resulted into the six – or even seven-figure range. The IT liability is specifically designed for the needs of the profession of self-employed workers in the IT industry and medium-sized enterprises and provides optimum protection with coverage levels that are actually larger companies. But what claims are at all relevant to an IT Freelancer? Lutz-Hendrik Groot Bramel by the gb.online gmbh explains here the difference and what you should pay attention: persons and damage to property: as in the private sector of freelance IT-ler in his professional activity a person or even a damage cause. Damages: the financial losses are an important role alongside the people and damage to property.
As Damages referred to situations where although neither a person nor a thing take immediate damage, but by culpable behaviour (in this case the Freelancer) another a financial damage to. A distinction is made between “real” damage to property and injury or person damages as fake damages. Financial losses incurred by persons or damage to property, are called real damages. The fake insurance is the damages in a personal injury or property damage. For example, data loss damaged by water damage a hard drive (damage) or the necessary data recovery is a cause damages or a fake insurance.
There is therefore a pure asset insurance of one of the most important insurance components of IT and insurance. The asset liability is included in IT civil liability. This solution tailored specifically to the IT industry includes a Asset liability insurance (E & O) including the equity loss component (futile expenses of the policyholder if you withdraw from a project on the part of the customer), as well as a business liability insurance which covers the persons and property damage risk. More information: gb.online gmbh the gb.online gmbh is the sister company of the groot bramel Versicherungsmakler gmbh. The gb.online gmbh is a leading real for the IT – and telecommunications industry. Defined together with partners and customers, developed and realized the gb.online gmbh branch-specific solutions precisely to customer needs tuned. The goal of the gb.online gmbh is to check the insurance protection of all involved parties on gaps in coverage, consistently to close them and on reasonable terms. The IT liability insurance combines many years of experience of the world’s leading insurance companies, and one of the leading insurance brokers in the IT industry, the gb.online GmbH. The gb.online gmbh is with continuous advice and IT expertise as a partner to the side. And for the principal, entrepreneurs receive proof of your IT liability insurance as a safe decision basis. The gb.online gmbh is close to the customer, it is companies and IT freelancers at all times aside, even in the event of damage she has good contacts to well-known experts, as well as to lawyers. So the renowned law firm DLA available E.g. in the event of damage Piper without any extra cost.