Online business

Arranging your clients’ business insurance is now even easier with Markel. With our new online broker portal you can quote and bind D&O and E&O and Office Package coverage in minutes before issuing policy documents on the spot.

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We have been offering niche market experience and exceptional service to the Canadian broker community since 1966 and now our specialist products are available at your fingertips.

Portal benefits

  • Secure coverage in minutes: You can arrange cover quickly and efficiently and your client is covered as soon as the policy is bound online
  • Specifically designed coverage: Policies designed and rated around the specific needs of your clients and the sectors in which they operate
  • Instant policy documents: Documents are issued immediately for your clients’ peace of mind
  • Work where you like: The portal is available 24/7
  • Dedicated claims service: Claims are managed in-house by our dedicated team of experienced managers, loss adjusters and technical staff
  • Better rates and high commission: Access to exclusive rates and a higher, 25% commission when you bind online

Target classes

  • Professional liability: We cover professionals for claims arising as a result of their errors, omissions and negligent acts
  • Management liability: We cover a wide range of industries, protecting directors and officers of private companies and non-profits, charities and unions
  • Office Package: We cover commercial general liability, office contents and business interruption for office premises

Coverage highlights

Professional liability

  • Up to $1,000,000 revenue
  • Worldwide territory available
  • Professional liability (up to $2m)
  • General liability (optional)
  • Office contents (optional)
  • Business interruption (optional)
  • Cyber liability (optional)

Management liability

  • Up to $10,000,000 revenue
  • Worldwide coverage – Claims can brought or maintained in any jurisdiction
  • Directors’ and officers’ liability (up to $2m)
  • 100% defence costs allocation except employment claims
  • Automatic pollution defence costs cover for 50% of the policy limit up to $1,000,000
  • Employment practices liability (optional)

Office Package

  • Up to $2,000,000 revenue
  • Canada & US territory
  • Office contents (optional)
  • Business interruption (optional)