Directors’ and Officers’ Liability Insurance Basics
For those acting as directors or officers for an organization, there is a high level of responsibility exercised in the process of carrying out job duties. Because of their position, officers and directors are required to act in the best interests of their organization, and also take on certain liabilities in connection with that responsibility. From a legal perspective, these individuals can be held personally liable for failure to fulfill their legal obligations, whether acting as an individual or as the organization. Carrying an adequate Directors’ and Officers’ liability policy can provide piece of mind for those in these positions of authority.
Directors and Officers Can Be Held Liable
Being the director or officer of a company is an important position, and great responsibility can fall on their shoulders. Directors themselves can be found personally liable for mistakes and ignorance does not remove liability. Learning the extent of your legal liability is an important first step when considering an insurance policy of this nature.
Consult With OTC Insurance To Learn More
A Directors and Officers liability insurance policy is a complex insurance product, and requires a knowledgeable and experienced agent to ensure all the bases are covered when it comes to writing the policy. Being in a position of such responsibility is stressful enough. By protecting yourself with a Directors and Officers liability insurance policy, you can carry out your duties without worrying about leaving yourself exposed. Speak to your OTC Insurance rep today to learn more or begin the application process on our website by completing this form.
Mike S. from Halifax just saved $300 per year on his premiums by moving to OTC InsuranceDecember 10, 2009 continue reading...
OTC Insurance can help to reduce your Commercial Insurance premiums – we recently saved one business HRMDecember 10, 2009 continue reading...
OTC Insurance has saved it client’s 30% (on average) for Home Insurance during December 2009December 10, 2009 continue reading...
Let OTC quote your for your insurance renewals this year and save!January 26, 2010 continue reading...
Nova Scotians injured in a minor car accident are now going to be eligible for more money because the governmeApril 30, 2010 continue reading...
I Wonder How Many People Know About This: A 36 year old female had an accident several weeks ago and totaled hApril 30, 2010 continue reading...
What our Clients are Saying
Being a business owner is worry enough let OTC worry about your insurance. Let their knowledgeable people protect your business while you work your business.
T. B. Watson
Shortly after moving my business to OTC my car was involved in an accident and there was a dispute about liability. Fortunately, Jack was on my side. He was very considerate and professional. What was determined a closed case by the other parties was reopened because of due diligence.