Business owner’s insurance policy combines some of the basic coverages which are needed by a small business. It means coverage is provided by this policy in a variety of insurable areas. In this way, it saves money by combining most of the insurance needs in a single policy. The main thing is, this business owner’s insurance policies are designed for small to medium sized businesses.
But, the coverage of this insurance changes from one policy to another policy. Generally, the following things are included by this insurance policy.
It covers the property. Generally, investments will be on physical property in every small business. Properties can be buildings, equipments, inventory, etc. These properties can be spoiled by any unfortunate events, so this policy covers these losses.
Business interruption can occur by the loss of the equipments and property. Sometimes, shut down of the business occurs because of the equipment loss. Funds are provided by the business interruption coverage to makeup for the lost profits, and it will help to cover the expenses until business restarts.
If any one is affected or harmed because of products or production process, if the business has business owner insurance policy then it can get the casualty and liability protection from such situations by this policy.
This Business owner’s insurance policy will provide the protection from all types of crimes such as burglary, theft, and robbery, and other crimes as well.
Liability protection is provided by the BOPs from civil suits for accidents, product liability, slander, copyright infringement and different types of legal liabilities.
This BOP also provides coverage loss which can be caused by flood or earthquake.
So in this way, this policy provides a variety of combination of coverage. It can be very useful to any business to protect the business from many sudden events.