As many of you would have experienced in June, the market conditions are quite trying at present with many markets reducing appetite and capacity. If you are struggling to find a market with acceptable terms for your clients, please contact About Underwriting as we have successfully renewed our London binders for 2020 and have available capacity & ready to assist.

Below is a reminder on our appetite for any renewals you may be looking to remarket:

General Liability Solutions

While our General Liability binder targets the below industry segments, our overall Liability underwriting appetite is not limited to these risks so please do not hesitate to contact us to see how we can assist:

Arts And Recreation Services including;

  • Film and Video Production
  • Music & Theatre Productions
  • Services to the Arts

Construction Industry including;

  • Residential & Commercial
  • Road Construction
  • Excavation & Site Preparation
  • Bricklaying
  • Non-Building Construction
  • Plastering, Ceiling, Carpentry Services
  • Electrical Services
  • Landscaping
  • Tiling & Glazing

Education And Training Services including;

  • Education
  • Registered Training Organisations
  • Research
  • Vocational Education

Information Media And Telecommunications including;

  • IT Companies & Consultants
  • IT Recruitment and Placement Services
  • Telecommunication Services

Manufacturing Industry including;

  • Electrical Goods & Equipment Manufacturing
  • Mining & Industrial Plant Machinery related
  • Manufacturing
  • Non-Food & Non-Clothing related
  • Manufacturing / Importing & Exporting risks

Mining Industry including;

  • Mining Contractors
  • Plant & Equipment Hire
  • Quarries

Professional, Scientific And Technical Services including;

  • Architects
  • Accountants
  • Construction Consultants
  • Miscellaneous Consultants & Professions
  • Real Estate Agents
  • Recruitment / Labour Hire Consultants
  • Various Administrative and Support Services

Professional Indemnity Solutions

We can accommodate a broad range of professional lines risks (with the exception of medical malpractice and financial institutions), and have the ability to provide bespoke policies for niche industries including:

  • Engineers: Structural, Civil & Electrical
  • Information Technology – Software & Telecommunication/Network Services
  • Project Managers / Construction Consultants
  • Real Estate Agents – (limited amount of Off-the-Plan sales)
  • Recruitment & Labour Hire
  • Accountants / Bookkeepers
  • SME Miscellaneous PI – HR & Management Consultants, Environmental Consultants & RTOs.
  • Excess of Loss PI

For the majority of these industries, About Underwriting may also be able to package together other lines including:

  • General Liability
  • Management Liability
  • Cyber Liability

We look forward to assisting you in this challenging market and tailoring solutions to suit your clients’ needs. For more information, please visit or contact one of our Underwriters directly below:

Liz Peach

Jodie Banks

Matt Theodorakis