HR consultant insurance

Come to us for specialist HR consultant insurance, available for as little as £5 a month.

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  • No hidden fees or cancellation charges

Our specialist insurance for HR consultants can protect your business against the unexpected.

HR consultants have a keen sense of how to help businesses look after people in their organisation. They can help to make processes more efficient, advise on complicated people management policies, and act as troubleshooters if any issues occur. Bit their work carries a risk. Whether it’s a challenge to professional advice given or simply an injury suffered from a trip or fall, HR consultants need the peace of mind insurance can offer.

By coming to us you can tap into more than 25 years of experience, with an award-winning team that understands the particular circumstances of contractors, freelancers, consultants and the self-employed.

Just answer a few questions about your job and our system will show you all of the different types of cover you could benefit from. Then simply choose the cover you want and build a bespoke package that is perfect for your role as a HR consultant.

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Cover starting at just £5 a month

HR consultant insurance includes the following types of covers

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Cover starting at just £5 a month

Frequently asked questions

  • What's the difference between professional indemnity and public liability?

    Professional indemnity insurance for HR consultants is the part of your cover package that offers support if you are challenged for the work you carry out or the advice you have given. Public liability insurance, meanwhile, offers cover in case of any injuries or illnesses third parties suffer through your work.

  • Is my past work covered?

    We are able to cover you for past work, provided you previously held an uninterrupted professional indemnity insurance policy. If you are unsure whether or not this applies to you, call us on 0800 640 6600.

  • What limit of cover should I choose?

    This might be dictated by the requirements of professional bodies you wish to belong to. You should check their requirements before setting this.

  • How are Markel regulated?

    Markel is regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority and Prudential Regulation Authority – details of which you’ll find on the Financial Services Register.

Access these specialist services with your Markel insurance policy

Our HR consultant insurance comes with a number of useful extra services:

24 hour legal helpline 24 hour legal advice helpline

All of our policies come with 24/7 telephone access to a qualified solicitor. This expert advice is available to answer legal queries, assist you with the structure of your business and help you to cope with a difficult client.

Legal hub access Legal Hub access

Our cover also unlocks access to hundreds of legal document templates. Using our online legal hub (powered by LHS elXtr), you can download ready-made policies, procedures and contracts, and avoid paying expensive fees for these to be drawn up.

Fee dispute service

Markel policyholders with public liability or professional indemnity insurance can benefit from access to a fee dispute helpline - powered by a leading law firm – that allows you to get the fees and invoices you are owed.

Public relations crisis management service

Negative press coverage could damage your reputation and harm your chances of keeping on clients. Our specialist public relations crisis management firm, The Counsel House, can work with you on sensitive matters such as fraud allegations, injuries caused to members of the public and official investigations into your company's affairs. This comes as standard with public liability and professional indemnity insurance, directors and officers insurance, cyber and data risks insurance, and legal representation and employment disputes insurance.

Cyber response helpline

Tap into the knowledge of specialist solicitors and information security experts with our cyber response helpline. This is included as standard with cyber and data risks insurance and can be invaluable if you suffer from a cyber attack.

Cover starting at just £5 a month