Other Insurance Policies
The Insurance Department arranges a number of policies which cover different areas of the University's business.
The University has 24 insurance policies. The following is a summary of these (excluding motor and travel). More detail can be found on the Finance web site - https://www.ed.ac.uk/finance
Scope of cover
All buildings, including contents, student accommodation, equipment, computers, artworks, money and contract works, items in transit.
All Risks which includes theft, fire, water damage, malicious damage, business interruption, loss or damage to artworks, theft of money or damage to buildings under refurbishment, items or equipment in transit.
Buildings/Contents - £100,000
Equipment - £500
Computers - £100,000
Artworks - £1000
Contract Works - £1000
Transit - £1000
|Individuals||Employees, students, third parties, (including work experience), contractors, volunteers and honorary staff.||Legal liability in respect of negligence on the part of the University and/or it’s staff or students.||£50M|
|Specialist Policies||Professional Indemnity, Directors & Officers liability, Clinical Trials, Engineering, Pension Trustee Liability.||Wrongful advice resulting in a financial loss, legal expenses, no fault compensation, statutory requirements, theft of stock.||
PI - £5,000/£20M
D&O – no excess/£5M
Clinical Trials £2500/£20M
PTL – no excess/£1M
|Ad hoc||Other insurance policies can be arranged, ie Event Cancellation Cover. Please contact the Insurance Office for further information (firstname.lastname@example.org).|