We offer medical malpractice insurance for optometrists in the United Kingdom providing a cost effective and fast solution to the needs of an optometrist for suitable professional malpractice liability insurance
What is optometrists medical malpractice insurance?
The optometrists medical malpractice insurance policy is designed to respond to the needs of the optometrist for a policy to protect them in respect of claims brought against them as a result of alleged professional negligence in the execution of their duties.
Why does an optometrist needs medical malpractice insurance?
Medical malpractice or indemnity insurance is suitable for optometrists involved in the provision of medical services whether on a consultancy, surgical or invasive treatments or the provision of emergency response care. All optometrists should be aware of their potential exposure to a claim being made against them and should consider the benefits of securing adequate medical malpractice insurance.
What is covered under an optometrist medical malpractice insurance policy?
The policy protects you in respect of claims made against you in respect of your legal liability arising from a breach of professional duty and the cover will include;
- The legal costs of mounting a defence in respect of any claim made against you and any damages that are subsequently awarded against you.
- Cover applies to claims for bodily injury, mental injury illness disease and death arising in the course of your business.
- Cover in respect of Good Samaritan acts outside the regular scope of your practice.
Apply on-line or call us direct to discuss your requirements for optometrists medical malpractice insurance on 0161 300 2930.