Public Liability Insurance FAQs

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Why do charities need public liability insurance?

What does public liability insurance cover?

What is personal liability Insurance?

What is general liability insurance?

Do I need public liability as a sole trader?

Is public liability insurance compulsory?

Do I need public liability insurance for my home business?

What is the difference between public liability & employers' liability insurance?

What is the difference between public liability & professional indemnity insurance?


If you haven't found the information you need, see if we've caught your query in our FAQ section below, or visit our business insurance FAQ hub to find answers to questions on policies, quotes, and payments.

You can find more information on the policies offered by Hiscox on our public liability insurance page. Here, you'll also be able to apply for a tailored public liability insurance quote and details of the best policy for your venture. If you aren't clear, our UK experts will be able to guide you through the insurance purchase process and help identify your unique business needs.