La Playa Arts & Entertainment: Insurance with Intelligence®

Specialist Insurance for Arts Organizations

La Playa: Insurance with Intelligence®

Workers' Compensation

The definition of 'employee' in arts and entertainment can vary widely; it's important to consider insurance for freelancers, volunteers, tour managers... Your staff are your greatest asset - and you have a duty of care to keep them safe and well at work.

Workers' Compensation Insurance is mandatory for companies in the US. It's designed to protect you from costs arising from your liability for employee injuries or illness arising in the workplace.

What if...
  • An employee falls or trips at work because of loose carpet or cabling? The injury prevents them from working for several weeks - during which time you have to pay sick leave as well as hire-in temporary cover
  • An employee wins a court case against you? You're now liable to pay damages and their legal fees, on top of your own
  • An employee makes a mistake while working which results in injury? But you're found liable because you didn't provide adequate safety training
  • You forget to take out coverage for a summer intern joining your team? And get fined for every day they worked...
Coverage can include:
  • Legal costs
  • Compensation due
  • Court attendance compensation
  • Claims for injury and disease - including those caused by terrorism
  • All employees - including volunteers working for you
Workers Compensation

We can help with insuring...

Property: computers, audio visual equipment, offices

Consequential Loss: protects income streams during physical and technological disruptions (fire, flood, power & telecommunications failure)

General Liability: cover for compensation payments arising from damage to third party property or personal injury

Workers' Compensation: for injury and illness to employees and freelancers

Errors & Omissions: helping to defend you against allegations of libel, slander, infringement of copyright, breach of confidentiality

Directors' & Officers' Liability: protecting decision-makers against alleged mismanagement of the organization

Travel & Touring: trip cancellation, medical expenses, passport replacement, loss of baggage

Specialist Cancellation Insurance: cover against financial loss as a result of cancellation, abandonment, postponement or re-scheduling of an event. As an artist manager, you can opt to insure your highest earning artists/authors with a “friends and family” type policy – entirely flexible and designed to cover areas where your income is most vulnerable - without breaking the bank. Some problems are worth losing sleep over. We believe insurance isn’t one of them. More >

We understand you so well, we'll complete the form for you if you prefer! Let's talk...

Download: Arts & Entertainment Brochure

Talk to us today.

You can call us to talk more about your arts organization on

How we can protect your arts organisation...

Business Interruption Insurance
Business Interruption Insurance
Business Protection
Business Protection
Cancellation and Non-Appearance
Cancellation and Non-Appearance
Performing Arts Insurance
Performing Arts Portfolio
Cyber Risks Insurance
Cyber Risks Insurance
Directors & Officers Liability
Directors & Officers Liability
Employers' Liability
Employers' Liability
Employment Practices Liability
Employment Practices Liability
Key Person Insurance
Key Person Insurance
Legal Expenses
Legal Expenses
Motor Insurance
Motor Insurance
Pensions and Benefits
Pensions and Benefits
Performing Arts Portfolio
Performing Arts Portfolio
Professional Indemnity
Professional Indemnity
Property & Equipment
Property & Equipment
Public & Products Liability
Public & Products Liability
Travel & Personal Accident
Travel & Personal Accident
Trustee Liability
Trustee Liability

Monthly Payments

Cancel Anytime

Benchmark Us

Quote within 24 hrs

Specialist & Independent

The arts present a very specific set of risk exposures – and now your digital and online risks can expose you globally. 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 policies can help streamline costs, and we’ll always help you stay ahead of the game in managing risk. The show must always go on - insurance isn’t just about processing a claim, it’s about thinking laterally to solve challenges and problems fast.

At La Playa, we’re passionate about the arts and creative industries – many of us are practitioners and active consumers; in fact, La Playa founded the first ever corporate art collective!

Advice You Can Trust

…from an expert who understands you

  • Specialist insurance for entertainment and the arts
  • Independent professional advice
  • Relationship-based service: right beside you when you make a claim
  • “Can do” culture
  • Seamless insurance across US and UK
Instrument

Is Your Arts Organization Ready to Step Up?

La Playa Logo