Markel UK on Acturis

Markel’s market leading Professional Indemnity Combined and Legal Expenses products are now available on Acturis. Our products are packaged with Markel’s award winning benefits proposition and backed by our 5* service and support

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Trusted insurance products

Supported by a unique wealth of expertise

We believe in providing access to our products in a way to suit our brokers' ever-changing needs. We realise that time is critical and that’s why we’re offer our e-broking service via Acturis. In the last 6 months we have seen our Acturis new business increase by circa 300%.

Our enhanced PI Combined and Legal Expense Insurance policies are simple to use and have been designed to give you a quote or a decline decision straightaway. If you do get a referral or uncompetitive premium, our Connect team will respond always within a working day and where possible within an hour. Markel’s products give you a competitive advantage with our award winning ‘Expect More’ benefits proposition delivering a seamless integration of insurance, tax and legal services to your SME clients.

Our Acturis is solution backed by our 5* service and support. Not only did we retain our five-star rating in the ‘Insurance Times five-star rating report Commercial Lines 2020/2021’ for the third year running, but we also scored the maximum rating across all five service areas too.

Outside of Acturis i.e. where a business has specific requirements, Markel UK’s specialist underwriters will look to tailor the solution. We strive to improve our competitiveness.

Professional Indemnity

Markel UK has been writing PI policies for over 30 years for a variety of professional trades.

With market conditions continually changing we use our experience to deliver innovative insurance solutions and a less volatile approach to acceptance and pricing.

Professional indemnity policies have traditionally been arranged on a 'stand-alone' basis, but we provide a 'menu' offering that allows other types of business protection to be arranged under the same policy.

3 Core PI appetite areas are

Creative and media
Technology and communication
Miscellaneous professions

Plus

Accountants
Architects and
engineers
Design and build contractors
Property
professionals

Legal Expense Insurance

No-one wants to encounter costly legal issues and most don’t want to believe it’s going to happen to them.

Even fewer feel good about paying for protection and support. But the fact is that every sector will have, on average, eight legal issues costing as much as £10,000 each year, and just five types of issue account for more than half of these: employee, contract disputes, customers and suppliers, terms and conditions, IT and software.

Markel UK is proud to offer you and your clients expert, flexible and cost-effective back-up to help proactively plan for the best and deal with the worst.

We are one of the UK’s premier suppliers of legal expense insurance to the SME, commercial mid-corporate and corporate market. Getting a quote for our LEI product couldn’t be more simple.

LEI products

Our specialist underwriters and lawyers have tailored products to protect a range of sectors specific areas, with specialisms in:

Care
Property owners
Schools
Farms and estates
Haulage
Construction
Fitness to practice
Intellectual property

Our insurance covers the cost of legal expenses and provides professional legal advice and representation arising from a range of commercial disputes including contract, employment, tax, criminal prosecution and corporate manslaughter, property owners and statutory license.

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Please remember...

Please remember that if you do get a referral or uncompetitive premium you can speak to our underwriting who do their best to assist you in securing the business.

Outside of Acturis i.e. where a business has specific requirements, Markel’s specialist underwriters will look to tailor the solution.

We strive to improve our competitiveness and welcome constructive feedback, in the last 6 months we have seen our Acturis new business increase by circa 300%.

Markel & Acturis

If you’re an existing Markel Broker and need help with activation or other support please get in touch on 0333 363 7755 or via email Markel.BrokerConnect@markel.com