As part of HFC’s strive for service excellence, we are now offering the Business Protection Insurance Policy for all our business customers. HFC understands that businesses have different insurance needs. That’s why we’ve designed the HFC Business Protection Insurance Policy which allows you to select only the aspects of the insurance cover you need to keep your business safe. The HFC Business Protection Insurance Policy is underwritten by one of the oldest and most trusted insurance company in Fiji, Tower Insurance (Fiji) Limited.
This plans are designed to protect the vital assets of your business with either a ‘Multi Risks’ or ‘Specified Risks’ cover.
This is a very broad type of cover for sudden and unforeseen accidental physical loss or damage to your business assets.
This provides you with cover for sudden and unforeseen physical loss or damage to your business assets arising from these specified risks:
We’ll pay up to $5,000 for loss or damage to your Business Assets temporarily situated at other premises or in transit.
We’ll pay up to $5,000 to refill your extinguishers used to extinguish fire at your premises, or threatening your premises.
We’ll pay up to $5,000 for costs of removal and temporary protection of your property following loss or damage to the building or contents.
We’ll automatically insure you for additions and improvements to your building or plant. (Maximum sum $5,000)
This means that we will pay up to the sum insured shown in the certificate of insurance for loss or damage caused by flood, subject to exclusions as detailed in the policy.
This means we will pay for physical loss or damage caused by gale, windstorm, hurricane or cyclone, subject to exclusions as detailed in the policy.
We’ll pay for internal and external fixed glass that is accidentally broken. We’ll also pay for emergency shuttering and repairs and for sign writing.
We’ll pay for physical loss or damage arising from earthquake, volcanic eruption, tsunami, and geothermal or hydrothermal activity.
This option provides you with maximum amount of insurance protection for your buildings or your plant.
This means, if the worst happens, your building will be rebuilt to a condition As New , using current construction methods and materials.
This means we will pay the replacement or repair costs of plant under 5 years old, other than motors.
This means, if the worst happens, your building will be rebuilt to a condition no better than new, less an appropriate allowance for depreciation.
This means that we will pay the cost to rebuild or repair your plant to a condition no better than new, less an appropriate allowance for depreciation.
While it is still vital to insure your Business Assets against loss, it is also just as important to insure your income too. Chances are, your business could come to halt while assets are being replaced or repaired, and that’s why you need our Business Income Protection. It keeps you in business while your other insurance helps you to repair the damage.
We’ll pay for your loss of Business Income resulting from loss or damage to leased or rented Business Assets.
We’ll pay up to $2,500 for your accountants’ fees for claims preparation expenses.
We’ll pay up to $5,000 for any additional increased cost for working or rewriting your records.
We’ll pay your loss of Business Income if your customers are prevented from being at your place of business due to fire anywhere in Fiji.
We’ll pay your loss of Business Income resulting from loss or damage by fire affecting your suppliers’ premises anywhere in Fiji.
We’ll pay your loss of Business Income resulting from the interruption of supply to your premises of water or electricity or failure of waste disposal systems and underground services relating to the premises.
This provides insurance cover up to the sum insured for loss or damage to cash, negotiable cheques, money orders, stamps, credit card invoices etc. when:
We’ll pay up to $1,000 for loss or damage to your safes or strong rooms caused by burglars.
We’ll provide insurance cover up to the sum insured for loss damage to your property arising from burglary following actual forced entry into securely locked premises.
We’ll pay up to $1,000 for the cost of changing existing locks and keys, if they have been stolen.
Unless plant and machinery breakdowns are covered by warranty or service contract, their breakdown can cause absolute turmoil.
Our Business Assets Breakdown Cover protects you against cost of repairs as a result of machinery or electrical breakdown. We will pay the Replacement Value of repair costs to plant up a total of $5,000.
We’ll pay up to $500 for the hire of a temporary replacement motor or refrigerant compressor during the time taken to repair damage to any motor.
We’ll pay up to $2,000 for the reconstruction costs of computer records and programmes.
We’ll pay up to $2,000 for the spoilage of your stock resulting from loss or damage.
Even the most carefully managed business can be affected by legal liability claims. We’ll provide cover for your legal liability as a result of loss or damage to property, plus bodily injury, death or illness arising from accidents in connection with your business anywhere in Fiji. We’ll pay the costs incurred by you with our consent in defending claims, including any costs and expenses awarded against you.
We’ll pay up to $2,000 in total for loss suffered by you as a result of theft, false pretences, fraud or computer fraud by any of your employees.
We’ll pay compensation as prescribed in the Ordinance to any person employed by you.
We’ll provide cover up to $100,000 for your legal liability for damages including costs and expenses for personal injury or death to any person employed by you, whose personal injury or death arises from an accident whilst actually engaged in your employment.
The above is only a summary of our policy. Please refer to the policy document for full details.
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Underwritten by Tower Insurance