Trustee Liability Insurance

Trustee Liability Insurance

Trustee Liability Insurance protects your board against allegations of mismanagement or breach of duty.

Examples of trustees’ legal liabilities include:

  • Company and trust law: sees trustees liable to their charity for any breach of trust or fiduciary obligations.
  • Civil law: sees trustees as liable to third parties either for breaches of contract or for infringement of another’s rights.
  • Criminal law: trustees are seen to be responsible for any breaches.

Trustees are seen under law as liable for their own actions and, in some cases, for actions they have omitted to take. Employees, volunteers or others sanctioned by the trust to act on its behalf also represent a liability to trustees in respect of their actions and omissions.

This exposure, in addition to the continuing trend of increased litigiousness sees creditors, customers, suppliers, employees, shareholders, regulators and even fellow directors joining the rush to sue directors, officers and trustees.

Trustee Liability Insurance provides protection for individuals against this exposure to personal financial ruin, through reimbursement of legal costs, expenses and damages.

Cover includes:

  • Breach of trust
  • Breach of fiduciary duty
  • Negligence or maladministration
  • Negligent misrepresentation or misstatement
  • Breach of confidence or misuse of confidential information
  • Defamation
  • Dishonesty of any past or present employee

Who's covered?

Trustees of the board, directors, officers, the company secretary, and employees defined within the memorandum and articles as having control of operations.

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About La Playa Media & Digital

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La Playa's specialist Mediatech team can help you protect your business with smart, flexible, high-performance insurance - with a friendly human UI. We understand the risks and pressures you face - and we speak your language. We’ll support you with great advice - helping you make good decisions for your organization. Our specialist policies can help streamline costs, and we’ll always help you stay ahead of the game in managing risk.

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Tech-based business is 24/7, global and borderless, always exposing you to new risks and liabilities - often in unfamiliar places. As the law struggles to keep pace with technology, insurance can provide a real safety net if you fall foul of changing legislation.

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  • Independent professional advice
  • Relationship-based service: right beside you when you make a claim
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