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Master Tradesman Plus
Policy
Introduction


Thank you for choosing MMA Insurance.

This is your Master Tradesman Plus policy. It sets out the details of your insurance
contract with MMA Insurance plc.

Upon payment of the premium for the period of insurance or any subsequent period
for which the Company shall agree to accept payment the Company will indemnify
the insured in accordance with and subject to the terms of the policy.

Please read this Policy and its Schedule to ensure that they are in accordance with
your requirements. Any query should immediately be referred to your insurance
broker or intermediary.
Contents


                                                           Page

Introduction                                   inside front cover
Contact Numbers                                                2
General Information                                            3
Customer Information                                           4
    • Complaints Procedure                                     4
    • Financial Services Compensation Scheme                   4
    • Law Applicable to Contract                               4
    • Cancellation                                             5
Conditions applicable to all Sections                          6
Endorsements                                                  13
Special Exceptions                                            22
POLICY COVER
Section A – Definitions                                       23
Section B – Public Liability                                  26
Section C – Employers’ Liability                              29
Section D – Tools Standard Plus Cover                         31
Section E – Goods in Transit                                  33
Section F – Contract Works                                    34
Section G – Own Plant                                         40
Section H – Hired in Plant                                    43
Section I – Extensions                                        46
How to make a claim                                           52
About MMA                                                     53


                                                               1
Contact Numbers


Claims                                    Business Taxation Helpline

In the event of you wishing to make a     You will have access to a team of tax
claim we would ask you to follow the      advisers who will be able to provide
procedures we have detailed. This will    expert advice over the telephone on
enable best response on our part and      any UK tax problem such as tax queries
we will endeavour to get things back to   which arise from running a firm to
normal as quickly as possible.            queries regarding Self Assessment.

Commercial Care Line 0844 902             This service is provided by Capita
0790                                      Assistance.

                                          Telephone 0870 523 4657 and quote
Helplines                                 your policy number.
As an MMA Policyholder should you
                                          Advice given to you will be confirmed in
require advice or guidance on any
                                          writing where necessary.
business legal or business taxation
problem you may use the following
24-hour Telephone Helplines at any
time within the period of this policy.

Business Legal Helpline
The service is provided by Capita
Assistance.

Telephone 0870 523 4657 and quote
your policy number.




2
General Information


It is an existing condition of your policy   It is essential that those engaged in
that you take all reasonable precautions     excavation works establish whether
to avoid loss or damage to                   there are any underground services in
underground pipes, cables or other           the vicinity of the proposed
services (General Condition 11).             excavations. The need to check for
                                             fibre optic cables is even more
Fibre optic cables and other                 important in view of the expensive
underground services                         replacement costs and the effect that
British Telecom is undertaking a             such a claim could have on the
programme of replacing some existing         premium and terms for your insurance
underground cables with FIBRE OPTIC          policy.
CABLES. These cables are made of
                                             British Telecom operates a nationwide
strands of glass fibre and transmit
                                             Freefone cable location service ‘Dial
messages by a series of light pulses
                                             Before You Dig’ on 0800 917 3993.
which travel along the fibres and in
                                             There are also many local
many instances they will simply be laid
                                             arrangements.
in the existing cable ducts which are
normally made of earthenware.                You must always ring B.T. prior to
                                             excavation to ensure that there are no
Each cable is less than one inch in
                                             fibre optic or other cables in the area
diameter and the larger ducts may
                                             of your work and also contact the other
carry up to 20 fibre optic cables which
                                             service organisations to enquire
cannot be repaired if damaged.
                                             whether other underground pipes or
The cables are laid in 2 kilometre           cables may be in the area.
lengths and the cost of replacing one
cable of this length is estimated to be
£10,000 plus labour and other charges.
In view of the number of cables in
some ducts, damage could result in a
claim cost in excess of £250,000.




                                                                                     3
Customer Information


Complaints Procedure                        Financial Services Compensation
It is always our intention to provide a     Scheme
first class standard of service. However,   We are covered by the Financial
we do appreciate that occasionally          Services Compensation Scheme
things do go wrong. In some cases your      (FSCS). You may be entitled to receive
broker or intermediary who arranged         compensation from the scheme if we
the insurance will be able to resolve       cannot meet our obligations.
any concerns, and you should contact
                                            This depends on the type of business
them directly.
                                            and the circumstances of the claim.
Alternatively, if you need to complain,     Insurance advising and arranging is
please contact us at the following          covered for 100% of the first £2,000
address, quoting your policy or claim       and 90% of the remainder of the claim,
number:                                     without any upper limit.
Quality Assurance at MMA Insurance          Further information is available from
plc, Norman Place, Reading, Berkshire       the Financial Services Compensation
RG1 8DA.                                    Scheme, 7th Floor, Lloyds Chambers,
Telephone: 0844 9021000                     Portsoken Street, London E1 8BN
Via website: www.mmainsurance.com           (website www.fscs.org.uk).
Full details of the MMA Internal
                                            Law Applicable to Contract
Complaints Procedure are detailed in
our leaflet Complaints Procedure which      It is possible to choose the Law
is available on request or may be           applicable to a contract of insurance
downloaded via our website.                 covering a risk situated in the United
                                            Kingdom. We have chosen Scottish Law
If you should remain dissatisfied, once     if you live in Scotland and English Law if
MMA has had the opportunity to              you live elsewhere in the United
resolve your complaint, you may be          Kingdom.
eligible to refer your complaint to the
Financial Ombudsman Service (FOS).          Payment of your premium is evidence
For further details they can be             of acceptance of our choice. If any
contacted at South Quay Plaza, 183          other law is to apply, it must be agreed
Marsh Wall, London E14 9SR.                 by both parties and evidenced in
www.financial-ombudsman.org.uk              writing.

4
Customer Information
continued




Cancellation                               If you do not exercise your right to
You have a statutory right (under          cancel your policy, it will continue in
Financial Services Authority rules) to     force and you will be required to pay
cancel your policy during a period of 14   the premium.
days from the day of purchase of the
                                           For your cancellation rights outside the
contract or the day on which you
                                           statutory cooling off period please refer
receive your policy documentation
                                           to condition 8 on page 10 of this policy
whichever is the later.
                                           document
If you wish to do so and the insurance
cover has not yet commenced you will
be entitled to a full refund of the
premium paid.

Alternatively if you wish to do so and
the insurance cover has already
commenced you will be entitled to a
refund of the premium paid, subject to
a deduction for the time which you
have been covered and a service
charge of 10%. This will be calculated
on a pro-rata basis for the period for
which you received cover. This applies
regardless of whether or not a claim
has been made.

To exercise your right to cancel, please
contact your insurance advisor at the
address shown on your policy schedule.




                                                                                     5
Conditions applicable to all
Sections

1.   Identification                             5. send to the Company any
The policy Schedule and any                        writ summons or other legal
Endorsement shall be read together                 process issued or
and any word or expression to which a              commenced against the
specific meaning has been attached in              Insured
any part shall bear such meaning
                                                6. notify the Company
wherever it may appear
                                                   immediately of any
                                                   impending prosecution
2. Claims procedure and
                                                   inquest or fatal accident
   requirements
                                                   inquiry
     1.   On the happening of any Bodily
          Injury loss or damage the          2. The Insured shall not negotiate
          Insured or his legal personal         admit or repudiate any liability
          representative shall at his own       without the written consent of
          expense                               the Company
          1. give immediate written          3. The Company shall be entitled
             notice to the Company
                                                1. to negotiate defend or
          2. take all reasonable                   settle in the name of and
             precautions to prevent                on behalf of the Insured
             further Bodily Injury loss or         any claim made against the
             damage                                Insured
          3. within 30 days submit in           2. to prosecute at its own
             writing full details of the           expense and for its own
             incident                              benefit any claim for
                                                   indemnity damages or
          4. supply all estimates
                                                   otherwise in the name of
             information and assistance
                                                   the Insured
             as may be required




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Conditions applicable to all
Sections
continued


       3. at any time to pay to the        It is a condition precedent to any
          Insured the Limit of             liability of the Company that the
          Indemnity (after deduction       following precautions will be complied
          of any amount or amounts         with by the Insured and/or any
          already paid) or any lesser      Employee and/or any of their Sub
          sum for which a claim or         Contractors whenever work is
          claims can be settled and        undertaken away from the Insured’s
          upon such payment shall be       own premises involving the use of
          under no further liability in    electric oxy-acetylene or other welding
          respect of such claim or         or flame cutting equipment blow lamps
          claims except for Costs and      blow torches hot air guns tar bitumen
          Expenses defined in              or asphalt heaters or any other work
          Extension 1 incurred prior to    involving the use or application of heat
          the date of such payment         or the use of angle grinders.

   4. On the happening of any              1.   All work involving the use or
      occurrence of loss or damage              application of heat
      caused by theft or attempted
      theft or malicious persons the            1.   a thorough examination of the
      Insured shall give immediate                   immediate vicinity of the work
      notice to the Police                           including the area on the other
                                                     side of any wall door or other
3. Application of heat and fire                      partition shall be made to
   precautions                                       ensure that no combustible
                                                     materials (including materials to
This condition does not override any
                                                     be worked upon or which have
Endorsement on the policy excluding
                                                     been worked upon and, to the
the use or application of heat or use of
                                                     greatest extent practical, any
any equipment or materials otherwise
                                                     materials in the course of being
covered by this condition
                                                     worked upon) are in danger of
                                                     ignition by direct or conducted
                                                     heat




                                                                                     7
Conditions applicable to all
Sections
continued


    2. any combustible material            4. the ignition and operation of all
       (including materials to be             equipment shall be strictly in
       worked upon or which have              accordance with the
       been worked upon and, to the           manufacturers instructions
       greatest extent practical, any
       materials in the course of being    5. no lighted or switched on
       worked upon) shall be removed          equipment is to be left
       to a distance of not less than         unattended and hot tools and
       10 metres from the point of            hot tips not in use are to be
       work and any combustible               placed in incombustible
       materials (including materials to      containers
       be worked upon or which have
                                           6. any gas cylinders for the
       been worked upon and, to the
                                              equipment used are to be
       greatest extent practical, any
                                              removed from the point of
       materials in the course of being
                                              application of heat as far as
       worked upon) which cannot be
                                              practicable during use and
       moved to be covered and fully
                                              outside the premises or at least
       protected by overlapping sheets
                                              15 metres from the point of
       of non-combustible material or
                                              application of heat when not in
       equivalent protection
                                              use
    3. there is to be kept available for
                                           7.   for one hour after completion
       immediate use at the site of
                                                of each period of work involving
       the work either one portable
                                                the application of heat and
       multi purpose dry powder or
                                                after the completion of work
       Carbon Dioxide fire extinguisher
                                                involving the application of heat
       with a minimum capacity of
                                                in any area in such
       4.00 Kilograms or a water fire
                                                circumstances that the area
       extinguisher of not less than 8
                                                previously worked upon ceases
       litres capacity made to current
                                                to be sufficiently visible to
       European Standards and
                                                ensure that any outbreak of fire
       serviced in accordance with
                                                or signs of the possible
       current European Standards
                                                outbreak of fire will be noticed
                                                in any area or areas in which

8
Conditions applicable to all
Sections
continued


       work has been carried out shall     4. Flammable Solvents
       not be left unattended and a        It is a condition precedent to any
       thorough inspection of the area     liability of the Company that whenever
       surrounding the work including      solvents or glues with a flashpoint
       that described in paragraph 1       below 23 degrees Centigrade are used,
       above shall be made at              the additional precautions specified
       frequent intervals up to the end    below will be complied with by the
       of the period of one hour to        Insured and/or any Employee and/or
       ensure that nothing is              any of their sub-contractors whenever
       smouldering and there is no risk    work is undertaken away from the
       of fire including the area on the   Insured’s own premises
       other side of any wall door or
       other partition                     (a) Smoking by the Insured,
                                               Employees or their Sub
  In addition it is a condition                Contractors must not take place
  precedent to any liability of the
                                           (b) No appliance for the application or
  Company that whenever the
                                               supply of heat to be used
  equipment and materials detailed
  below are in use, the additional         (c) Prior to commencement of work
  precautions specified will be                the site of work is to be checked
  complied with by the Insured                 by the Insured and all naked
  and/or any Employee and/or any of            flames in pilot lights and appliances
  their sub-contractors whenever               extinguished
  work is undertaken away from the         (d) Adequate ventilation must be
  Insured’s own premises                       maintained where the Insured or
                                               Employees or their Sub
  1.   Tar bitumen or asphalt heaters
                                               Contractors are working
       all heating of tar bitumen
       asphalt or pitch shall be carried
       out in a suitable vessel and the
       vessel is to be located at
       ground level and in the open air




                                                                                  9
Conditions applicable to all
Sections
continued


5. Reasonable precautions                    7.   Other insurance
The Insured shall take all reasonable        The Company shall not be liable in
precautions                                  respect of any liability which is or would
                                             be but for the existence of this policy
1.   in the selection and supervision of     insured by any other policy except to
     Employees and subcontractors            the extent of any excess beyond the
                                             amount that is or would be but for the
2. to avoid Bodily Injury or loss of or
                                             existence of this policy payable under
   damage to property
                                             such other policy
3. to maintain in good condition all
   plant tools and equipment and shall       8. Cancellation
   comply with all statutory and local       The policy may be cancelled:
   authority requirements including
   relevant Building Regulations Codes       1.   By you giving written instruction to
   of Practice and Standards                      us at any stage of the duration of
                                                  the contract
6. Alteration of risk
                                             2. By the Company:
The Insured shall notify the Company
immediately in writing of any material            (a) sending 14 days written notice
alteration whereby the risk of loss or                in the event of non-payment of
damage to property or Bodily Injury is                any monthly premium
increased and the Company shall not               (b) sending 7 days written notice in
be liable under this Policy unless and                all other circumstances by
until such alteration is agreed in writing            recorded delivery letter to your
the Insured shall pay such additional                 last known address
premium as the Company may require
and shall observe and be subject to          3. In the event of the policy being
such additional terms as the Company            cancelled by either party the
may require                                     Insured will be entitled to a
                                                proportionate return of premium in
                                                respect of the unexpired portion of
                                                the current period of insurance
                                                other than within the first fourteen
                                                days of either inception or renewal

10
Conditions applicable to all
Sections
continued


    or, if later, the date from which the   11. Damage to property under the
    contractual terms and conditions        ground
    have been received when the             The Company shall not be liable in
    Company may charge an                   respect of damage to underground
    administration fee                      pipes cables or other services unless
                                            the Insured
4. If a claim has been submitted or
   there have been any incidents likely     1.   has taken all reasonable measures
   to give rise to a claim during the            to ascertain the location of all
   current period of insurance no                pipes cables and other
   refund for the unexpired portion of           underground services before any
   premium will be given                         work is commenced which may
                                                 involve a risk of damage thereto
9. Interpretation
Interpretation of this policy shall be by   2. has retained a written record of the
and any action against the Insured             measures taken to comply with 1
shall be instituted tried and executed in      above
a court of law in the United Kingdom
the Channel Islands or the Isle of Man      12. No claims discount
only                                        A discount will be allowed in calculating
                                            premiums for this policy in accordance
10. Observance of conditions                with the following discount scale
The due observance and fulfilment of        subject to no claims having been made
the terms provisions and conditions so      resulting in payment or still being
far as they relate to anything to be        outstanding
done or complied with by the Insured
                                            Discount Scale
and the truth of the statements in the
proposal made by him (which shall be        Number of claim free years      Discount
the basis of this contract and held to      1 year                              5%
be incorporated herein) shall be            2 consecutive years                10%
conditions precedent to any liability of    3 or more consecutive years        15%
the Company
                                            Any claim made will result in the
                                            discount earned being reduced to Nil.


                                                                                    11
Conditions applicable to all
Sections
continued


13. Alteration in the number of
workers
The Company must be advised within
14 days if the number of workers
exceeds the number specified in the
policy schedule and any additional
premium paid unless such workers are
temporary employees and the Insured
is indemnified as defined in Extension
12 of this policy.




12
Endorsements


1.   Excluded activities                   6. work in or on blast furnaces
(Applicable to all policies unless            chimney or well shafts viaducts
overridden by a further Endorsement)          bridges mines refineries off shore
                                              installations power stations dams
The Company shall not be liable in
                                              tunnels airports or aerodromes
respect of Bodily Injury or loss of or
                                              docks wharves piers harbours
damage to property caused by or in
                                              railways motorways ships aircraft
connection with
                                              towers or steeples
1.   1.   the demolition or partial
                                           7.   work in or on any building used for
          demolition of any structure
                                                the manufacture processing or bulk
     2. the surfacing or construction of        storage for wholesale purposes of
        roads                                   any gas chemical explosive oil or
                                                petroleum based product
     3. the laying of underground
        services                           8. work on computers or ancillary
                                              equipment and their cabling used
     unless incidental to any building        for any business purpose
     contract undertaken by the Insured
     for which indemnity is provided       THE FOLLOWING ENDORSEMENTS
     hereunder                             APPLY ONLY IF SHOWN ON THE
                                           CURRENT SCHEDULE
2. any excavation exceeding in any
   part a depth of three metres            2. Work restriction
                                           The Company shall only be liable in
3. the felling or lopping of any tree      respect of Bodily Injury or loss of or
   exceeding five metres in height         damage to property caused by or in
                                           connection with work in or on buildings
4. pile driving quarrying the use
                                           or that part of any building occupied
   storage or possession of explosives
                                           solely as private dwellings shops offices
   water diversion or work under water
                                           hotels public houses guest houses
   fuel gas or mineral exploration or
                                           schools colleges residential retirement
   extraction
                                           or nursing homes (including the
5. the use or possession of tower          grounds thereof)
   cranes or cradles

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Endorsements
continued




3. Bodily injury to working partners      7.   Formwork or shuttering exclusion
For the purpose of Section C –            The Company shall not be liable in
Employers Liability any working partner   respect of Bodily Injury or loss of or
named as an Insured in the Schedule       damage to property caused by or in
shall be regarded as an Employee but      connection with the erection or
only in respect of Bodily Injury for      installation of formwork or shuttering
which a partner or Employee of the        when the contract is solely or mainly
Insured is legally liable                 for such work

Provided that Extension 8.2 shall not     8. External work exclusion
apply                                     The Company shall not be liable in
                                          respect of Bodily Injury or loss of or
4. Increased property damage              damage to property caused by or in
   excess                                 connection with work on the exterior of
The amount of £100 shown as Excess        any building
3 of Section B is increased to the        9. Central heating work exclusion
amount stated in the Schedule against
                                          The Company shall not be liable in
this Endorsement Number
                                          respect of Bodily Injury or loss of or
                                          damage to property caused by or in
5. Increased property damage
                                          connection with work on central heating
   excess
                                          systems
For the first period of insurance only
the amount shown as Excess 3 of           10. Heat exclusion
Section B is increased to the amount      The Company shall not be liable in
stated in the schedule against this       respect of Bodily Injury or loss of or
endorsement number                        damage to property caused by or in
                                          connection with the use of electric oxy-
6. Aerial erection exclusion              acetylene or other welding or heat
The Company shall not be liable in        cutting equipment hot air guns blow
respect of Bodily Injury or loss of or    lamps or blow torches tar bitumen or
damage to property caused by or in        asphalt heaters or any other equipment
connection with the installation or       or process involving the application or
repair of external radio or TV aerials    use of heat elsewhere than at the
                                          Insured’s own premises

14
Endorsements
continued




11. Products exclusion                     14. Woodworking machinery
    (Insulation Materials)                     exclusion
The Company shall not be liable in             (Applicable to section C –
respect of Bodily Injury or loss of or         Employers Liability only)
damage to property caused by or in         The Company shall not be liable in
connection with any insulation material    respect of Bodily Injury caused by or
and occurring after its installation       in connection with the use of power
                                           driven woodworking machinery other
12. Cleaning exclusion
                                           than portable tools applied to the work
The Company shall not be liable in         by hand
respect of
                                           15. Carpets upholstery and other
1.   Bodily Injury or loss of or damage
                                               goods fitting or cleaning
     to property caused by or in
                                               exclusion
     connection with the external
     cleaning of any premises or the       The Company shall not be liable in
     cleaning of industrial plant or       respect of loss of or damage to any
     machinery or of motor vehicles        carpet floor covering upholstery or
                                           other property which comprises or is
2. Loss of or damage to carpets            incorporated in any contract
   upholstery or curtains caused by or     undertaken by or on behalf of the
   arising from the use of specialist      Insured for its cleaning fitting taking up
   cleaning equipment                      or alteration

13. Damage to drains                       16.Welding exclusion
The Company shall not be liable in         The Company shall not be liable in
respect of damage to drains or pipes       respect of Bodily Injury or loss of or
caused by or arising out of any cleaning   damage to property caused by or in
or unblocking process or work              connection with the use of electric
                                           oxy-acetylene or other welding or heat
                                           cutting equipment




                                                                                   15
Endorsements
continued




17. Fencing exclusion                       21. Design or construction of
The Company shall not be liable in              foundations exclusion
respect of Bodily Injury or loss of or      The Company shall not be liable in
damage to property caused by or in          respect of Bodily Injury or loss of or
connection with work on central             damage to property caused by or
reservations or the erection installation   arising from the faulty inadequate or
alteration or repair of crash barriers      defective design specification or
                                            construction of foundations
18. Bathroom fitting exclusion
The Company shall not be liable in          22. Lead burning exclusion
respect of Bodily Injury or loss of or      The Company shall not be liable in
damage to property caused by or in          respect of Bodily Injury or loss of or
connection with the installation or         damage to property caused by or
refurbishment of bathrooms or sanitary      arising out of lead burning or welding
ware
                                            23. Sale or hire of appliances
19. Property being worked upon                  exclusion
The Company shall not be liable in          The Company shall not be liable in
respect of loss of or damage to             respect of Bodily Injury or loss of or
property being worked upon if the loss      damage to property caused by or
or damage arises from such work             arising out of the sale hire or renting of
                                            domestic or office equipment or
20. One metre depth limit                   appliances
The Company shall not be liable in
respect of Bodily Injury or loss of or      24. Standard tools cover
damage to property caused by or in              endorsement
connection with any excavation                  (Excluding Theft from Unattended
exceeding in any part a depth of one            Vehicles)
metre                                       In respect of Section D the following
                                            alterations are effective




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Endorsements
continued




1.   Exclusion 5 is amended to read          1.   the manufacture or preparation of
     “loss of or damage to the property           food for wholesale purposes or for
     insured caused by theft or                   supply by anyone other than the
     attempted theft if it is left                Insured
     unattended unless it is contained in    2. the sale of food from retail
     a securely locked room and there is        premises owned or occupied by the
     evidence of forcible or violent entry      Insured
     to the room”
                                             27. Excluding manufacture or supply
2. The following exclusion is added
                                             The Company shall not be liable in
     Exclusion 9
                                             respect of Bodily Injury or loss of or
     loss of or damage to the Property       damage to property caused by or in
     Insured caused by or arising from       connection with the manufacture sale
     theft or attempted theft from any       or supply of any goods or materials
     unattended motor vehicle or trailer     other than for erection or fitment by or
                                             on behalf of the Insured.
3. Excess 1 is deleted

25. Use of hot air guns                      28. Work restriction

The Company shall not be liable in           The Company shall only be liable in
respect of Bodily Injury or loss of or       respect of Bodily Injury or loss of or
damage to property caused by or in           damage to property caused by or in
connection with the use of any               connection with work in or on buildings
equipment or process involving the           occupied solely as private dwellings
application or use of heat elsewhere         shops offices hotels public houses
than at the Insured’s own premises           guest houses schools colleges
other than hot air guns or seaming           residential retirement or nursing homes
irons.                                       of not more than four floors including
                                             basement and attic (including the
26. Caterers restriction                     grounds thereof)
The Company shall not be liable in
respect of Bodily Injury or loss of or
damage to property caused by or in
connection with

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Endorsements
continued




29. Commercial vehicle exclusion          33. Exclusion of work on gas
The Company shall not be liable in            appliances
respect of Bodily Injury or loss of or    The Company shall not be liable in
damage to property caused by or in        respect of Bodily Injury or loss of or
connection with work in or on             damage to property caused by or in
commercial vehicles exceeding 1.5         connection with the installation service
tonnes Gross Vehicle Weight               maintenance or repair of gas appliances
                                          pipework equipment or flues
30. Deletion of contingent motor
    liability                             34. 15 metre height limit
Extension 6 of Section I is deleted and   The Company shall not be liable in
of no effect                              respect of Bodily Injury or loss of or
                                          damage to property caused by or in
31. Wheelie bin cleaners                  connection with any external work
The Company shall not be liable in        undertaken at a height from the ground
respect of Bodily Injury or loss of or    of more than 15 metres or in
damage to property caused by or in        connection with any internal work
connection with the cleaning of any       undertaken at a height from the floor
building or other structure or property   of more than 15 metres
other than domestic wheelie bins
patios or driveways                       35. Excluding underground cables
                                          The Company shall not be liable in
32. 10 metre height limit                 respect of Bodily Injury or loss of or
The Company shall not be liable in        damage to property caused by or in
respect of Bodily Injury or loss of or    connection with the laying or repair of
damage to property caused by or in        underground cables
connection with any external work
undertaken at a height from the ground    36. Excluding work on motor vehicles
of more than 10 metres or in              The Company shall not be liable in
connection with any internal work         respect of Bodily Injury or loss of or
undertaken at a height from the floor     damage to property caused by or in
of more than 10 metres                    connection with work on motor vehicles



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Endorsements
continued




37. Damp proofing / timber                  41. 5 metre height limit
    treatment exclusion                     The Company shall not be liable in
The Company shall not be liable in          respect of Bodily Injury or loss of or
respect of Bodily Injury or loss of or      damage to property caused by or in
damage to property caused by or in          connection with any external work
connection with any damp proofing or        undertaken at a height from the ground
timber treatment work undertaken by         of more than 5 metres or in connection
or on behalf of the insured                 with any internal work undertaken at a
                                            height from the floor of more than 5
38. Excluding erection of road              metres.
    motorway or neon signs
The Company shall not be liable in          42. Efficacy exclusion
respect of Bodily Injury or loss of or      The Company shall not be liable in
damage to property caused by or in          respect of Bodily Injury or loss of or
connection with the erection of road        damage to property caused by or in
motorway or neon signs                      connection with the failure or partial
                                            failure of any Product or part thereof
39. Exclusion of professional               to perform the function for which it
    indemnity                               was intended.
The Company shall not be liable in
respect of Bodily Injury or loss of or      43. Movement of vehicles exclusion
damage to property caused by or in          The Company shall not be liable in
connection with the exercising by the       respect of Bodily Injury or loss of or
Insured or any Servant, Employee,           damage to property caused by or in
Agent or Sub Contractor of the Insured      connection with the movement of any
of any professional skill, duty or advice   mechanically propelled vehicle by or on
whether fees are charged or not.            behalf of the Insured.

40. Exclusion of manual work                44. Paint spraying exclusion
The Company shall not be liable in          The Company shall not be liable in
respect of Bodily Injury or loss of or      respect of Bodily Injury or loss of or
damage to property caused by or in          damage to property caused by or in
connection with any manual work             connection with the use of paint
carried out by the Insured                  spraying equipment.

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45. Hairdressers Treatment Risk                   (b) whilst such person is under the
Notwithstanding Exclusion 13 of Section               direct and continuous
B Cover is extended to indemnify the                  supervision of a qualified
insured in respect of liability for Bodily            operator who has at least 2
Injury or loss of or damage to property               years continuous service as a
caused by or arising from treatment                   hairdresser or apprentice
rendered by the Insured in the course                 hairdresser
of the Insured’s business as Hairdresser
                                             4. any operation involving the removal
provided that such treatment is
                                                or piercing of skin
restricted to:
1.   Tinting dyeing bleaching permanent      Special Conditions
     waving or special treatment of the
                                             Sterilisation
     hair normally carried out by a
     hairdresser                             Razor or clipper blades steel combs or
                                             any item must be brand new and/or
2. Normal hairdressing work on wigs
                                             thoroughly sterilised
   and hairpieces
The company will not be liable under         The limit of Liability in respect of this
this cover in respect of:                    cover shall not exceed £1,000,000 in
                                             respect of any one claim or £1,000,000
1.   the application or use of any lotion
                                             in any one period of insurance
     hair dye or other preparation wholly
     or partly manufactured produced
                                             46. Change of Excess (Groundwork)
     or treated in any way by the
     Insured                                 Section B 4. Excess is amended to read
                                             as follows:
2. usage or mixing of any Product
   contrary to the makers or vendors         1.   underground pipes cables or
   instructions                                   services £1500
3. any treatment carried out by any
   person who has less than 2 years          47. Groundworkers Endorsement
   continuous service as a hairdresser       It is hereby agreed that Endorsement 1
   or apprentice hairdresser other than      points 1.2 and 1.3 are deleted
     (a) the washing and drying of their
         hairpieces or wigs
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48. Depth Limit (5 metres)                 51. Premises Restriction – Private
Notwithstanding anything contained in          Dwellings Only
Endorsement 1. The Company shall not       The Company shall only be liable in
be liable in respect of Bodily Injury or   respect of Bodily Injury or loss of or
loss of or damage to property caused       damage to property caused by or in
by or in connection with any excavation    connection with work in or on buildings
exceeding in any part a depth of five      or that part of any building occupied
metres                                     solely as private dwellings. (including
                                           the grounds thereof)
49. Hazardous Work Exclusion
(Agricultural)                             52.2 Metre Depth limit
Notwithstanding anything contained         Notwithstanding anything contained
elsewhere in the Policy the Company        elsewhere in the Policy the Company
shall not be liable in respect of Bodily   shall not be liable in respect of Bodily
Injury or loss of or damage to property    Injury or loss of or damage to property
caused by or in connection with:           caused by or in connection with any
1.   crop spraying                         excavation exceeding in any part a
                                           depth of two metres
2. the use of explosives
3. tree felling, topping, lopping or       53. Motorway and A Road exclusion
   sawing                                  The Company shall not be liable in
                                           respect of Bodily Injury or loss of or
4. damage to overhead wires and/or
                                           damage to property caused by or in
   cables
                                           connection with work on either
50. Scaffolding and use of chemicals       Motorways or A roads
    exclusion
The Company shall not be liable in
respect of Bodily Injury or loss of or
damage to property caused by or in
connection with:
1.   the use of acids and/or chemicals
2. the erection or dismantling of
   scaffolding

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Special Exceptions


1.   The Company shall not be liable in              software being a command
     respect of loss of or damage to any             which causes the loss of data
     property whatsoever or any loss or              or the inability to capture save
     expense whatsoever resulting or                 retain or correctly to process
     arising therefrom or any indirect               such data on or after any date
     loss or any legal liability of
     whatsoever nature directly or              but the Special Exception shall not
     indirectly caused by or contributed        exclude
     to by or consisting of or arising
                                                (i) subsequent loss or damage to
     from the failure of any computer
                                                    the Property Insured under this
     data processing equipment media
                                                    Policy not otherwise excluded
     or system microchip integrated
                                                    which itself results from fire
     circuit or similar device or any
                                                    lightning explosion aircraft or
     computer software or other
                                                    other aerial devices or articles
     equipment or system for processing
                                                    dropped therefrom riot civil
     storing or retrieving data whether
                                                    commotion strikers locked-out
     the property of the Insured or not
                                                    workers persons taking part in
     and whether occurring before
                                                    labour disturbances malicious
     during or after the Year 2000
                                                    persons other than thieves
     (i) correctly to recognise any date            earthquake storm flood escape
         as its true calender date                  of water from any tank
     (ii) to capture save or retain                 apparatus or pipe or impact by
          and/or to correctly manipulate            any road vehicle or animal
          interpret or process any data
                                                (ii) Bodily Injury to any Employee
          information command or
          instruction as a result of         2. The Company shall not be liable
          treating any date otherwise           for Bodily Injury loss or damage
          than as its true calender date        arising directly or indirectly from
     (iii) to capture save retain or            acts of terrorism as defined in the
           correctly to process any data        UK Terrorism Act 2000 other than
           as a result of the operation of      the amount necessary to meet the
           any command which has been           requirements of Employers’ Liability
           programmed into any computer         legislation

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Section A – Definitions



Certain words in the policy have              • Any self employed person
specific meanings. These meanings               providing labour only
are defined below and are printed in          • Any person hired or borrowed by
bold type. The words carry the same             the Insured but in respect of any
meaning whenever they appear in                 driver or operator of plant hired
the policy, unless varied by a                  to the Insured only when the
definition in a particular section, and         conditions of hire so require
are printed in bold to help You
identify them                                 • Any person under a training or
                                                work experience scheme
Bodily injury
                                           While working for the Insured in
Injury illness death disease or nervous
                                           connection with the business
shock

Contract works                             Geographical Limits

The temporary or permanent works           Great Britain the Isle of Man and
executed or in course of execution by      Channel islands
or on behalf of the Insured in the
performance of any contract including      Goods in Transit
materials supplied by the reason of the    Goods shall mean business equipment
contract for use in connection             excluding hand held tools, stock and
therewith whilst on or adjacent to the     materials in trade and goods in trust
Contract Site or in transit by road rail   the property of the Insured for which
or inland waterway within the              they are responsible
Geographical Limits to the extent the
Insured is responsible under contract      Pollution and/or contamination
                                              • All pollution or contamination of
Employee                                        buildings or other structures or of
Any person under a contract of service          water or land or the atmosphere
or apprenticeship with the Insured              and
including
                                              • All loss or damage or bodily injury
    • Any labour master or any labour
                                                directly or indirectly caused by
      only sub-contractor or any
                                                such pollution or contamination
      person supplied by them

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Principal                                 Contract Site
Any person company local authority or     The situation of the Contract Works
other body with whom the Insured has      within the Geographical Limits and any
entered into a contract or agreement      area immediately adjacent hereto
for the performance of work in            occupied by the Contractor directly
connection with the Business              and solely for the performance of the
                                          Contract Works
Product
Any commodity article or thing supplied   The Contractor
installed erected repaired altered or     The Insured named in the Schedule
treated by the Insured
                                          Debris Removal Costs
Company/We/Us/Our                         Costs and expenses necessarily
MMA Insurance plc                         incurred by the Insured with the
                                          consent of the Company in removing
Insured/You/Your                          debris or dismantling or demolishing or
The person, persons or Limited Public     propping up or shoring up any part or
Companies named in the schedule           parts of the Contract Works
                                          consequent upon loss or damage
Certificate of Completion                 thereto for which the Insured is entitled
The certificate issued by the architect   to idemnify under this policy
or engineer under the works contract
                                          Maintenance Period
confirming substantial completion of
the Contract Works                        The period designated in any contract
                                          entered into by the Insured during
Contract Price                            which the Insured is responsible for
For any one contract the amount of        rectifying defects originating during the
the estimated cost of the Contract        performance of the works Provided that
Works at inception thereof up to but      such period does not exceed 24
not exceeding the amount stated in the    months
Schedule as the Sum Insured in respect
of Section F


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Section A – Definitions
continued


Average
If at the time of any loss the total Sum
Insured specified in the Schedule is
less than 85% of the total value of the
Property Insured the Company shall
bear only that proportion of the Loss
which the total Sum Insured bears to
the total of the Property Insured




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Section B – Public Liability



1.   Cover                                  3. loss of or damage to property
The Company will indemnify the
                                               1.   belonging to or leased let
Insured against all sums for which the
                                                    rented or hired to or in the
Insured is legally liable in respect of
                                                    charge or control of the
accidental
                                                    Insured other than
1.   Bodily Injury to any person                    (a) the personal effects of any
                                                        Employee or visitor
2. loss of or damage to physical
   property                                         (b) premises (and contents
                                                        therein) temporarily
occurring during the Period of                          occupied by the Insured for
Insurance and caused in the course of                   the purpose of carrying out
the Business within the Geographical                    work
Limits
                                               2. comprising or forming part of
The liability of the Company shall not            the Contract Works other than
exceed the Limit of Indemnity for all             where the works have reached
compensation payable in respect of                practical completion and any
any one occurrence or all occurrences             maintenance period for the
of a series consequent upon or                    works have expired
attributable to one source or original
cause                                       4. Bodily Injury loss or damage
                                               arising from the ownership
2. Limit of indemnity                          possession use or control by or on
                                               behalf of the Insured of
As stated in the Schedule
                                               1.   any locomotive aircraft
3. Exclusions                                       watercraft (other than hand
This Section shall not apply to liability           propelled craft of less than 20
in respect of                                       feet in length) or hovercraft

1.   the amount of any Excess                  2. any mechanically propelled
                                                  vehicle or trailer attached
2. Bodily Injury sustained by any
                                                  thereto other than
   Employee

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        (a) any vehicle not licensed for           3. by any person other than the
            road use                                  Insured
        (b) any vehicle while being           7.   any liability which attaches by virtue
            used as a tool of trade                of any agreement or contract other
        (c) the loading or unloading of            than as provided for under
            any vehicle                            Extension 8 of Section I

        provided that the Insured is          8. the cost of recalling removing
        not entitled to indemnity from           repairing replacing reinstating or in
        any other source and that this           any other way making good or
        Policy shall not apply to liability      providing compensation in place of
        for which compulsory insurance
        or other security is required by           1.   any Product if such liability
        any road traffic legislation                    arises from any defect therein
                                                        or the harmful nature or
5. or arising from                                      unsuitability thereof

   1.   any Product outside the                    2. defective work
        Geographical Limits
                                              9. any legal liability of whatsoever
   2. the failure or partial failure of          nature caused by or contributed to
      any fire security or warning               by or arising from
      device to fulfil its intended
      function                                     1.   ionising radiation or
                                                        contamination by radioactivity
6. or arising from or contributed to by                 from any nuclear fuel or from
   any design plan specification or                     any nuclear waste from the
   advice provided                                      combustion of nuclear fuel

   1.   for work not undertaken by the             2. the radioactive toxic explosive
        Insured or                                    or other hazardous properties
                                                      of any explosive nuclear
   2. by any Architect Quantity                       assembly or nuclear
      Surveyor or Consulting Engineer                 component thereof
      or


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10. any consequence of war invasion              In respect of liability for property
    act of foreign enemy hostilities             damage only that part of any such
    (whether war be declared or not)             loss which is directly or indirectly
    civil war rebellion revolution               arising out of or resulting from the
    insurrection or military or usurped          manufacture mining processing
    power                                        distributions testing remediation
11. Pollution or Contamination other             removal storage disposal sale use
    than caused by a sudden                      of or exposure to asbestos is
    identifiable unintended and                  excluded by the foregoing
    unexpected incident which takes
                                            13. the giving of or application of any
    place in its entirety at a specific
                                                treatment
    time and place during the period of
    insurance and the liability of the
                                            4. Excess
    Company for all compensation
    payable in respect of all Pollution     Section B shall not apply to the
    or Contamination which is deemed        following first amount of each and
    to have occurred during any one         every claim for loss of or damage to
    period of insurance shall not in
                                                                                                          First
    aggregate exceed the amount
                                                                                                       Amount
    shown as the Limit of Indemnity in
                                            1.   underground pipes cables or
    the schedule
                                                 services . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .£500
12. any loss cost expense liability for
    Bodily Injury loss or damage            2. property caused by or arising
    directly or indirectly arising out of      from the use of welding or heat
    or resulting from the manufacture          cutting equipment blow lamps
    mining processing distributions            or blow torches hot air guns or
    testing remediation removal storage        any other work involving the
    disposal sale use of or exposure to        use or application of heat . . . .£500
    asbestos or materials or products
                                            3. property other than as provided
    containing asbestos whether or not
                                               for in 1 or 2 above . . . . . . . . . . . . £100
    there is another cause of loss
    which may have contributed
    concurrently or in any sequence to
    a loss

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Section C – Employers’ Liability
(This Section is not operative unless specific reference is made to it in the current
Policy Schedule)


1. Cover                                     2. all costs and expenses recoverable
The Company will indemnify the                  by any claimant from the Insured
Insured against all sums for which the
Insured is legally liable in respect of      2. Limit of indemnity
Bodily Injury to any Employee caused              £10,000,000
during the Period of Insurance and
arising out of and in the course of the      3. Exclusions
Business within the Geographical Limits      This Section shall not apply to liability
                                             in respect of
Provided that the liability of the
Company in respect of any one claim          1.   Bodily Injury caused by or
against the Insured or series of claims           contributed to by or arising from
against the Insured relating to any one
or more of his Employees arising out              1.   ionising radiations or
of any one occurrence shall not exceed                 contamination by radioactivity
the Limit of Indemnity which shall be                  from any nuclear fuel or from
inclusive of                                           any nuclear waste from the
                                                       combustion of nuclear fuel
1.   1.   all costs and expenses incurred
          with the written consent of the         2.   the radioactive toxic explosive
          Company in connection with                   or other hazardous properties
          the defence of any claim                     of any explosive nuclear
                                                       assembly or nuclear
     2.   the legal costs of
                                                       component thereof
          representation at any Coroners
          Inquest or Fatal Accident          2. Bodily Injury to any Employee
          Inquiry or of defending in any        when the Employee is:
          Court of Summary Jurisdiction
          any proceedings brought                 1.   carried in or upon any motor
          against the Insured in respect               vehicle or is
          of any breach or alleged
                                                  2.   entering or getting onto or
          breach of statutory duty
                                                       alighting from a motor vehicle
          resulting in Bodily Injury
                                                       in circumstances where Road
     that may be the subject of                        Traffic legislation requires
     indemnity under this Section                      insurance or security

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Section C – Employers’ Liability
continued


        This Exclusion shall not apply
        to Bodily Injury to any
        Employee who at the time the
        Bodily Injury occurs is the
        driver of a motor vehicle or is
        the person in charge of the
        motor vehicle for the
        purposes of driving provided
        always that the Insured is not
        entitled to indemnity under
        any other policy for such
        Bodily Injury.

4. Right of recovery
The indemnity provided is deemed to
be in accordance with the provisions of
any law relating to compulsory
insurance of liability to employees in
Great Britain the Isle of Man or the
Channel Islands but the Insured shall
repay to the Company all sums paid by
the Company which the Company
would not have been liable to pay but
for the provisions of such law




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Section D – Tools Standard Plus Cover
(This Section is not operative unless specific reference is made to it in the current
Policy Schedule) (If Endorsement 24 is shown on the Policy Schedule this Section
is operative for Standard Cover only)

1. Cover                                     1.   the Sum Insured stated in the
The Company will indemnify the                    schedule
Insured person in respect of physical
                                             2. £500 in respect of any one tool
loss of or damage to the Property
Insured occurring during the Period of       Subject to the deduction of the Excess
Insurance and within the Geographical
Limits                                       5. Exclusions

Provided that such indemnity shall be        The Company shall not be liable in
by payment or at the option of the           respect of
Company by reinstatement or repair           1.   the amount of any Excess

2. Property insured                          2. loss of use or indirect loss of any
Hand tools and hand held portable               kind
power tools the property of an Insured
                                             3. loss of or damage to the Property
person or hired in by him for use in
                                                Insured due or attributable to
connection with the business as
described in the schedule                         1.   wear tear rust corrosion mildew
                                                       or other gradual deterioration
3. Insured person                                      or vermin or insect
Any principal partner, director or
employee working manually in the                  2.   any process of cleaning repair
business and included in the insurance                 or restoration
provided by Section B – Public Liability
                                                  3.   its own mechanical electrical or
                                                       electronic breakdown failure or
4. Sum insured
                                                       derangement
The maximum liability of the Company
in respect of the amount payable to          4. loss or damage which is not
any one insured person shall not                traceable to an identifiable
exceed                                          occurrence or which is caused by
                                                deception




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continued


5. loss of or damage to the Property         6. Excess
   Insured caused by theft or                      Section D shall not apply in respect
   attempted theft if it is left                   of the following first amount of
   unattended unless it is contained in            each and every occurrence of loss
   a securely locked motor vehicle                 or damage
   trailer or room and there is
   evidence of forcible or violent entry                                                              First
   to the motor vehicle trailer or room                                                            Amount
                                             1.    caused by theft or attempted
6. loss of or damage to the Property               theft from any unattended
   Insured                                         motor vehicle or trailer not
                                                   contained in a securely
     1.   occurring while lent to or being
                                                   locked building or guarded
          used by anyone other than an
                                                   security park . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . £250
          Insured Person or an Employee
          included in the insurance          2. from any cause other than
          provided by Section B – Public        1 above . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . £60
          Liability

     2.   while hired out

7.   loss of or damage to ladders
     generators transformers or any
     other equipment or tool not
     designed to be applied directly to
     the work by hand

8. loss of or damage to portable
   computers and ancilliary equipment
   and/or portable telecommunication
   equipment




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Section E – Goods in Transit



1. Cover
The Company will indemnify the
Insured in respect of loss of or
damage to goods pertaining to the
Business whilst in or on or being loaded
into or onto or unloaded from any
motor vehicle (excluding trailers) within
the Territorial limits and owned by or
operated under the direct control of
the Insured up to £2,000 any one
occurrence

2. Exclusions
1.   Damage caused by deterioration or
     any inadequate packing or
     insulation

2. Damage caused by theft or
   attempted theft from any
   unattended vehicle unless:

     1.   The vehicle is securely locked
          at all points of access

     2.   Between the hours of 9pm and
          6am the vehicle is kept within a
          securely locked building

3. Any indirect loss of any kind loss of
   market or Damage due to delay

4. Loss of or damage to Money and
   Non-Negotiable Instruments




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Section F – Contract Works



1. Cover                                       on or travel through water air or
The Company will indemnify the                 space
Insured in respect of physical loss of or
                                            3. any part or the Contract
damage to the Contract Works
                                               Works while in transit by sea or
occurring during the Period of
                                               air
Insurance Provided that
                                            4. any mechanically propelled
1.   the liability of the Company in
                                               vehicle or trailer attached
     respect of any Item shall not
                                               thereto if such vehicle is being
     exceed the maximum Contract
                                               used in circumstances for
     Price stated as the Sum Insured in
                                               which compulsory insurance or
     the schedule
                                               other security is required by
2. such indemnity shall be by payment          any road traffic legislation
   or at the option of the Company by          unless such vehicle is designed
   reinstatement or repair                     or adapted primarily for use as
                                               a tool of trade
3. The Sum Insured by this section is
   subject to Average                       5. any pre-existing structure
                                               building or other property at
2. Exclusions                                  the Contract Site or any
The Company shall not be liable in             contents thereof
respect of
                                            6. any part of the Contract
1. the first £250 of each and every            Works
loss or damage
                                                (a) in respect of which a
2. loss of or damage to                             Certificate of Completion
                                                    has been issued unless
     1.   deeds bonds bills of exchange
                                                    such loss or damage be
          promissory notes cash bank
                                                    occasioned within 14 days
          notes cheques securities for
                                                    of the date of issue of a
          money or stamps
                                                    Certificate of Completion
     2. any aircraft watercraft                     in accordance with the 5th
        hovercraft or any other vessel              Edition of the ICE
        or craft intended to float in or            Conditions of Contract

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        (b) which has been handed                (b) the mechanical electrical or
            over to the Principal                    electronic breakdown failure or
                                                     derangement or explosion
        (c) which is in occupation or                thereof
            use by or in possession of
            the Principal or with the            (c) defect in the materials or
            permission of the Insured                workmanship
            any other person for any
            purpose other than the               (d) any faulty or defective design
            performance of the                       plan or specification of or
            contract                                 advice relating to that part

        (d) which arises after practical    4. loss or damage for which the
            completion where no                Contractor is not responsible
            Certificate of Completion          under the terms of the contract
            is to be issued other than
                                            5. any shortage or disappearance
            in respect of Contract
                                               discovered only on the making of
            Works undertaken by the
                                               an inventory or periodic stocktaking
            Insured on a speculative
                                               and not traceable to an identifiable
            basis for erection alteration
                                               occurrence
            or renovation and which are
            intended for sale lease or      6. any penalty fine or damages or loss
            rent by the Insured when           of contract or loss due to delay or
            the indemnity provided by          increased costs of working or
            this sections shall cease          indirect loss of any kind

3. loss of or damage to any part of         7.   theft from any unattended motor
   the Contract Works due to or                  vehicle or trailer unless it is
   attributable to                               contained in a securely locked
                                                 building and there is evidence of
    (a) any wear and tear rust
                                                 forcible and violent entry or exit to
        corrosion mildew or other
                                                 the room
        gradual deterioration of or
        vermin or insect



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continued


8. loss or damage arising from                    2. the Company shall have the
                                                     conduct and control of all
     1.   the making of sewers or other
                                                     claims
          excavations exceeding in any
          part a depth of 3 metres from
                                             2. Maintenance Period Indemnity
          the surface
                                             Notwithstanding Exclusion 2.6.a the
     2. any work connected with              Company will indemnify the Insured in
        tunnels reservoirs dams              respect of loss of or damage to any
        viaducts bridges or mines            part of the Contract Works occurring
     3. any work in under or over water      during the Maintenance Period relating
                                             to that part and for which in the terms
9. loss of or damage to the Contract         of the contract the Contractor is
   Works upon which work has been            responsible
   suspended for a period in excess of
   30 days.                                  1.   arising from a cause occurring prior
                                                  to such Maintenance Period
10. loss of or damage to portable
    computers and ancillary equipment        Or
    and/or portable                          2. caused by the Contractor in the
    telecommunications equipment                course of work undertaken to
                                                comply with any terms of the
3. Extensions
                                                contract relating to such
1. Indemnity to Principal                       Maintenance Period

     The Company will indemnify the
                                             3. Increase in Contract Price
     Principal as though he were the
     Insured but only to the extent          In the event of any increase in the
     required by the conditions of the       Contract Price during the period of
     contract or agreement Provided          insurance the sum insured stated in the
     that                                    schedule shall be deemed to be
                                             increased in like proportion up to but
     1.   the Principal shall as though he
                                             not exceeding 20% of such sum
          were the Insured observe fulfil
                                             insured
          and be subject to the terms
          conditions and exclusions of
          this Policy

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continued


4. Plans and Specifications               6. Overtime and Other Costs
The sum insured stated in the schedule    In respect of any occurrence of loss or
is deemed to include plans                damage for which the Insured is
specifications and other documents in     entitled to indemnity under this Policy
respect of which the liability of the     the Company will indemnify the
Company shall be limited to the           Insured in respect of the reasonable
replacement of such plans                 additional costs of overtime shift
specifications and documents essential    working bonus payments plant hire
for completion of the contract and        charges express delivery and similar
shall not exceed their value as           expenses necessarily incurred by the
stationery together with the cost of      Insured with the consent of the
labour in writing up redrawing or         Company to expedite the
reproducing such plans specifications     reinstatement or repair of the Property
and documents excluding the value of      Insured
or cost of retrieving information
contained therein                         Provided that

                                          1.   such additional costs shall not in
5. Automatic Reinstatement of Sum
                                               any way contribute to completion
   Insured
                                               of any part of the Contract Works
In consideration of the sum insured not        sooner than that part would have
being reduced by the amount of any             been completed had such loss or
loss or damage the Insured shall pay           damage not occurred
the additional premium required by the
Company in respect of such amount         2    the liability of the Company in
Provided that the liability of the             respect of such additional costs
Company in respect of any one                  shall not exceed 10% of the
occurrence of loss or damage shall not         Contract Price
by virtue of this extension exceed the
sum insured stated in the schedule




                                                                                  37
Policy Cover
Section F – Contract Works
continued


7. Sub-Contractors Waiver of                 framed in pursuance of any Act of
   Subrogation                               Parliament or Bye-Laws of any
In respect of any contract awarded           Municipal or Local Authority Provided
under the JCT Standard form of               that
Building Contract incorporating the
                                             1.   the amount recoverable under this
1986 Amendment to Insurance and
                                                  extension shall not include
Related Liability Provisions (or
equivalent thereof) and insured under             (a) costs incurred in complying
this section the following alterations to             with any of the said Regulations
this section shall apply but only in                  or Bye-Laws
respect of the Contract Works                         (i) which can be recovered
                                                          elsewhere
In respect of loss or damage to the
Contract Works by any of the                          (ii) under which notice had
specified perils defined in the contract                   been served upon the
it is agreed that so far as is required by                 Insured prior to the
the said contract the Company will not                     happening of the loss or
pursue any rights of subrogation against                   damage
subcontractors directly engaged by the            (b) the amount of any rate tax
main contractor provided that the                     duty development or other
subcontractor shall as if he were the                 charge or assessment arising
Insured observe fulfil and be subject to              out of capital appreciation
the terms exclusions and conditions of                which may be payable in
this Policy                                           respect of the property or by
                                                      the owner thereof by reasons
8. Local Authorities Clause                           of compliance with any of the
The insurance by the section is                       said Regulations or Bye-Laws
extended to include the additional cost
of reinstatement of the Contract             2. the work of reinstatement shall be
Works as may be incurred solely by              commenced and carried out with
reason of the necessity to comply with          reasonable despatch
building or other regulations under or




38
Policy Cover
Section F – Contract Works
continued


9. Prospective Purchasers                10. Off Site Storage
   Temporary Accommodation               The insurance by this section extends
In respect of private houses bungalows   to apply to materials allocated to any
flats or maisonettes built by the        contract whilst temporarily stored
Insured on a speculative basis (the      anywhere within the Geographical
property) the Company will at the        Limits provided The Insured is
request of the Insured pay the           responsible for them under the said
prospective purchasers reasonable        contracts
costs of other comparable temporary
accommodation in the event of the        11. Debris Removal & Professional
property suffering loss or damage as         Costs
insured by this section which occurs     The Contract Works extends to
between exchange of contracts and        include costs and expenses necessarily
completion and which prevents the        incurred with the consent of the
purchaser from moving into the           company for
property on the completion date
                                         1.   (a) removing debris
provided that
                                              (b) dismantling and/ or demolishing
1.   the maximum liability of the
                                              (c) shoring up propping and
     Company under this Extension
                                                  fencing off
     shall not exceed 10% of the
     purchase price of the property or        (d) clearing and/or repairing drains
     £10,000 whichever is the lesser              and services mains on site

2. the property is not insured           2. architects surveyors and
   elsewhere                                consultants fees in connection with
                                            the reinstatement of the Property
3. the purchaser observes the terms         Insured consequent upon its
   and conditions of this Policy            destruction or damage but not for
                                            preparing any claim




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Policy Cover
Section G – Own Plant



1. Cover                                     3. Exclusions
The Company will indemnify the               The section shall not apply to liability in
Insured in respect of physical loss of       respect of:-
or damage to the Property Insured
occurring during the period of               1.   the first £250 of each and every
insurance provided that                           loss or damage

1. the liability of the Company shall        2. loss of or damage to
not exceed the sum insured as stated
                                                  1.   deeds bonds bills of exchange
in the schedule or £10,000 in respect
                                                       promissory notes cash bank
of any one item.
                                                       notes cheques securities for
2. such indemnity shall be by payment                  money or stamps
or at the option of the Company by
                                                  2. any aircraft watercraft
reinstatement or repair
                                                     hovercraft or any other vessel
3. The Sum Insured by this section is                or craft intended to float in or
subject to Average                                   on or travel through water air
                                                     or space
2. Property Insured
                                                  3. the Property Insured while in
Constructional plant tools equipment                 transit by sea or air
site huts or caravans and stock
belonging to the Insured other than               4. any mechanically propelled
hand tools and hand held portable                    vehicle or trailer attached
power tools as defined in Section D for              thereto if such vehicle is being
use in connection with the business                  used in circumstances for
whilst on or adjacent to the site of any             which compulsory insurance or
contract undertaken by the Insured or                other security is required by
in transit by road rail or inland waterway           any road traffic legislation
whilst at Your own premises in a                     unless such vehicle is designed
securely locked compound or store                    or adapted primarily for use as
                                                     a tool of trade




40
Policy Cover
Section G – Own Plant
continued


3. loss of or damage to any part of        8. loss of or damage to portable
   the Property Insured due to or             computers and ancillary equipment
   attributable to                            and/or portable
     (a) any wear and tear rust               telecommunications equipment
         corrosion mildew or other         9. theft or attempted theft between
         gradual deterioration of or          the hours of 7.00pm and 6.00am
         vermin or insect                     unless kept in a securely locked
     (b) the mechanical electrical or         compound or building and there is
         electronic breakdown failure or      evidence of forcible or violent entry
         derangement or explosion             or exit to the compound or building
         thereof
                                           4. Extensions
4. any shortage or disappearance
   discovered only on the making of        1. Automatic Reinstatement of Sum
   an inventory or periodic stocktaking       Insured
   and not traceable to an identifiable       In consideration of the sum insured
   occurrence                                 not being reduced by the amount
                                              of any loss or damage the Insured
5. any penalty fine or damages or loss        shall pay the additional premium
   of contract or loss due to delay or        required by the Company in
   increased costs of working or              respect of such amount Provided
   indirect loss of any kind                  that the liability of the Company in
                                              respect of any one occurrence of
6. theft from any unattended motor
                                              loss or damage shall not by virtue
   vehicle or trailer unless it is
                                              of this extension exceed the sum
   contained in a securely locked
                                              insured stated in the schedule
   building and there is evidence of
   forcible and violent entry or exit to
   the building

7.   confiscation nationalisation
     requisition or destruction of or
     damage to property by or under
     the Order of any Government or
     Public or Local Authority
                                                                                41
Policy Cover
Section G – Own Plant
continued


2. Plant Retrieval Costs
     The Company will indemnify the
     Insured in respect of costs
     necessarily incurred in the retrieval
     of mechanically propelled
     construction plant and equipment
     insured from any situation on the
     Contract Site by reason of and in
     which such plant or equipment is
     accidentally and physically rendered
     inoperative and incapable of
     movement (other than by
     mechanical electrical or electronic
     breakdown failure or derangement)
     without external assistance




42
Policy Cover
Section H – Hired in Plant



1. Cover                                    3. Exclusions
The Company will indemnify the              The section shall not apply to liability in
Insured in respect of physical loss of      respect of:-
or damage to the Property Insured
occurring during the period of              1.   the first £250 of each and every
insurance provided that                          loss or damage

                                            2. loss of or damage to
1.   the liability of the Company in
     respect of any Item shall not               1.   any aircraft watercraft
     exceed the sum insured as stated                 hovercraft or any other vessel
     in the schedule or £10,000 in                    or craft intended to float in or
     respect of any one item                          on or travel through water air
                                                      or space
2. such indemnity shall be by payment
   or at the option of the Company               2. the Property Insured while in
   by reinstatement or repair                       transit by sea or air

3. The Sum Insured by this section is            3. any mechanically propelled
   subject to Average                               vehicle or trailer attached
                                                    thereto if such vehicle is being
2. Property Insured                                 used in circumstances for
Constructional plant tools equipment                which compulsory insurance or
site huts or caravans hired by the                  other security is required by
Insured other than hand tools and hand              any road traffic legislation
held portable power tools as defined in             unless such vehicle is designed
Section D for use in connection with                or adapted primarily for use as
the Business whilst on or adjacent to               a tool of trade
the site of any contract undertaken by
                                            3. loss of or damage to any part of
the Insured or in transit by road rail or
                                               the Property Insured due to or
inland waterway whilst at your own
                                               attributable to
premises in a securely locked
compound or store                                (a) any wear and tear rust
                                                     corrosion mildew or other
                                                     gradual deterioration of or
                                                     vermin or insect

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Policy Cover
Section H – Hired in Plant
continued


     (b) the mechanical electrical or      9. theft or attempted theft between
         electronic breakdown failure or      the hours of 7.00pm and 6.00am
         derangement or explosion             unless kept in a securely locked
         thereof                              compound or building and there is
                                              evidence of forcible or violent entry
4. any shortage or disappearance              or exit to the compound or building
   discovered only on the making of
   an inventory or periodic stocktaking    4. Extensions
   and not traceable to an identifiable
   occurrence                              1.   Automatic Reinstatement of Sum
                                                Insured
5. any penalty fine or damages or loss          In consideration of the sum insured
   of contract or loss due to delay or          not being reduced by the amount
   increased costs of working or                of any loss or damage the Insured
   indirect loss of any kind other than         shall pay the additional premium
   as defined in Extension 3                    required by the Company in
                                                respect of such amount provided
6. theft from any unattended motor
                                                that the liability of the Company in
   vehicle or trailer unless it is
                                                respect of any one occurrence of
   contained in a securely locked
                                                loss or damage shall not by virtue
   building and there is evidence of
                                                of this extension exceed the sum
   forcible and violent entry or exit to
                                                insured stated in the schedule
   the building

7.   Confiscation nationalisation          2. Plant Retrieval Costs
     requisition or destruction of or           The Company will indemnify the
     damage to property by or under             Insured in respect of costs
     the Order of any Government or             necessarily incurred in the retrieval
     Public or Local Authority                  of mechanically propelled
                                                construction plant and equipment
8. loss of or damage to portable                insured from any situation on the
   computers and ancillary equipment            Contract Site by reason of and in
   and/or portable                              which such plant or equipment is
   telecommunications equipment                 accidentally and physically rendered
                                                inoperative and incapable of

44
Policy Cover
Section H – Hired in Plant
continued


   movement (other than by                   3. the terms of any hiring
   mechanical electrical or electronic          agreement are no more
   breakdown failure or derangement)            onerous than the Model
   without external assistance                  Conditions for the Hiring of
                                                Plant of the Contractors’ Plant
3. Continuing Hire Charges                      Association
   1.   Cover under this section is
                                             4. the liability of the Company
        extended to indemnify the
                                                under this extension shall not
        Insured against legal liability to
                                                exceed an amount equal to 13
        pay continuing hire charges
                                                weeks hire charges or 50% of
        following physical loss of or
                                                the total sum insured of the
        damage to construction plant
                                                section whichever is the less in
        tools equipment and temporary
                                                respect of any one occurrence
        buildings hired in by the
                                                or series of occurrences arising
        Insured and insured hereunder
                                                out of one event
   Provided that

   1.   this extension shall not apply in
        respect of construction plant
        tools equipment and temporary
        buildings for which a valid claim
        has not otherwise been
        admitted under this Policy

   2. in respect of each and every
      occurrence of loss or damage
      the Company shall not be liable
      under this extension for the
      hire charges that are payable
      during the first 48 hours that
      each item of plant is out of
      commission



                                                                             45
Policy Cover
Section I – Extensions
(Applicable to Sections B and C unless otherwise stated)




1. Costs and expenses                                or agreement in respect of
(Not applicable to Section C)                        legal liability for Bodily Injury
                                                     or loss of or damage to
The Company will in addition pay                     property arising from the
                                                     performance by the Insured of
1.   all costs and expenses incurred                 such work and for which the
     with the written consent of the                 Insured would be entitled to
     Company in connection with the                  indemnity under this Policy
     defence of any claim                            were the claim made against
2. the legal costs of representation at              him
   any Coroners Inquest or Fatal                2.   any director partner or
   Accident Inquiry or of defending in               Employee of the Insured while
   any Court of Summary Jurisdiction                 acting in such capacity in the
   any proceedings brought against                   course of the Business but only
   the Insured in respect of any                     insofar as the Insured would
   breach or alleged breach of                       be entitled to indemnity under
   statutory duty resulting in bodily                this policy were the claim
   injury                                            made against him
that may be the subject of indemnity            3.   any director or partner of the
under this policy                                    Insured for whom an
3. all costs and expenses recoverable                Employee is undertaking
   by any claimant from the Insured                  private work incidental to the
                                                     Business described in the
2. Additional persons insured                        Schedule

The Company will indemnify as though        2. in the event of the death of the
they were the Insured                          Insured the legal personal
                                               representatives of the Insured in
1.   at the request of the Insured
                                               respect of liability incurred by the
     specified in the Schedule
                                               Insured
     1.   any Principal but only to the
          extent required by the contract


46
Policy Cover
Section I – Extensions
continued


Provided that                                any such additional person the
                                             Company shall not be liable for the
    1.   such Additional Person shall as     first £500 of each and every claim
         though he were the Insured          arising under Section B in addition to
         observe fulfil and be subject to    any other excess provided for in this
         the terms exclusions and            policy unless automatic cover is
         conditions of this policy insofar   provided by Extension 12 on this policy
         as they can apply
                                             4. Defective Premises Act 1972
    2.   the Company shall have the
         conduct and control of all          Under Section B of the policy the
         claims                              Company will indemnify the Insured
                                             against all sums for which the Insured
    3.   if the Company is required to       is liable by virtue of Section 3 of the
         indemnify more than one party       Defective Premises Act 1972 in respect
         in respect of any occurrence or     of Bodily Injury or loss of or damage
         occurrences the liability of the    to property occurring during the Period
         Company shall not in aggregate      of Insurance and caused by a defect in
         exceed the Limit of Indemnity       any premises disposed of by the
                                             Insured and until such time occupied
3. Additional directors partners or          by the Insured in connection with the
   employees                                 Business
(This Extension does not apply to
                                             Provided that the Company shall not
Section C if the insurance by that
                                             be liable for
Section is not operative)
                                             1.   any liability for which the Insured is
Notwithstanding the total number of
                                                  entitled to indemnity under any
persons or Employees stated in the
                                                  other policy of insurance
Schedule this policy is extended to
include additional partners directors or     2. the cost of removing replacing
Employees provided that the total               rectifying or in any other way
number of partners directors and                making good or providing
Employees does not exceed ten If the            compensation in place of any
Insured fails to notify the Company             defect causing such Bodily Injury
within 14 days of the engagement of             or loss of or damage to property

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Policy Cover
Section I – Extensions
continued


5. Damage to leased or rented                6. Contingent motor liability
   premises                                  Exclusion 4.2 of Section B shall not
Exclusion 3.1 of Section B shall not         apply to the use by an Employee of
apply to any premises leased or rented       any mechanically propelled vehicle on
to and occupied by the Insured named         behalf of the Insured named in the
in the Schedule in the course of the         Schedule in the course of the Business
Business                                     within the Geographical Limits

Provided that                                Provided that

1.   the Company shall not be liable in      1.   such vehicle shall not belong to or
     respect of                                   be provided hired or borrowed by
                                                  the Insured
     1.   damage to any contents of
          such premises other than the       2. such vehicle is not being used with
          fixtures and fittings                 the consent of the Insured or any
                                                partner director or Employee of
     2.   liability which attaches by           the Insured knowing that such
          reason of any contract or             Employee does not hold a licence
          agreement and which would             to drive such vehicle or is
          not have attached in the              disqualified from holding or
          absence of such contract or           obtaining a licence
          agreement
                                             3. Extension 2.1 is inoperative
     3.   the first £250 of each and
          every claim                        4. the Insured is not entitled to
                                                indemnity under any other policy
     4.   loss or damage for which the
          Insured is entitled to indemnity   5. the Company shall not be liable in
          under any other policy or             respect of Bodily Injury or loss of
          against which in the terms of         or damage to property caused by
          any contract or agreement the         or attributable to such vehicle being
          Insured is obliged to effect          engaged in hiring racing pacemaking
          insurance                             reliability trials or speed testing

2. Extension 2.1 is inoperative

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Policy Cover
Section I – Extensions
continued


7. Cross liability                              Extension 2 or as otherwise
This policy shall be deemed to apply to         agreed by the Company and
each of the Insured named in the                admitted to this policy by
Schedule as if a separate policy had            endorsement
been issued to each                        3.   in respect of property the
Provided that if the Company is                 subject of Clause 21.2.1 or any
required to indemnify more than one             amendment thereof of the
party in respect of any occurrence or           Joint Contracts Tribunal
occurrences the liability of the                Standard form of Building
Company shall not in aggregate exceed           Contract (1980 Edition) or any
the Limit of Indemnity                          clause superseded by or
                                                placed in substitution of the
8. Contractual liability                        said Clause in the terms of
                                                which or of any other clause or
Exclusion 7 of Section B shall not apply
                                                requirement of similar intent
to
                                                the Insured is required to
1.   liability which would have attached        effect insurance
     in the absence of any agreement or
                                           4.   liability for Bodily Injury or loss
     contract
                                                of or damage to property
2. liability assumed by the Insured             caused by any Product when
   specified in the Schedule under any          such liability attaches solely by
   contract or agreement for work in            virtue of any contract or
   connection with the Business                 agreement
   except                                  5.   for loss of or damage to
     1.   for liquidated damages or             property forming the subject of
          penalties                             a contract or agreement for
                                                work therein or thereon
     2.   any agreement to obtain               including any costs or expenses
          indemnity under this Section          incurred in connection
          for or on behalf of any person        therewith when liability
          other than the Insured                attaches to the Insured solely
          specified in the Schedule             by reason of the terms of the
          except as provided for in             contract or agreement.

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Policy Cover
Section I – Extensions
continued


9. Legal defence costs – Health and            3.   any costs or expenses for
   Safety at Work Act 1974                          which the Insured is entitled to
The Company will indemnify the                      indemnity under any other
Insured named in the Schedule and at                policy
the request of the Insured any partner
                                            3. the liability of the Company shall
director or Employee of the Insured
                                               not exceed
while acting in that capacity in respect
of legal costs and expenses necessarily        1.   in respect of any one partner
incurred with the consent of the                    director or Employee £1000 in
Company in defence of a prosecution                 any one Period of Insurance
or appeal against conviction therefrom              and
under the Health and Safety at Work
etc Act 1974 and legal costs and               2.   in respect of any one
expenses awarded against the Insured                prosecution including appeal
as a consequence of such prosecution                against conviction therefrom
or appeal arising from an occurrence                £5000 in aggregate and
not involving Bodily Injury and not
                                               3.   in any one period of Insurance
resulting from any deliberate act or
                                                    £20,000 in aggregate
omission
                                            4. the Company shall have the
Provided that
                                               conduct and control of all
1.   the offence giving rise to                proceedings in respect of which
     prosecution is committed during           indemnity is sought hereunder
     the Period of Insurance
                                            10. Compensation and legal costs
2. the Company shall not be liable in       The Company will indemnify the
   respect of                               Insured against all sums which the
     1.   fines or penalties of any kind    Insured shall become legally liable to
                                            pay as compensatory damages and
     2.   any prosecution arising from or   claimants costs and expenses arising
          attributable to any work or       out of accidential obstruction trespass
          activity excluded under this      nuisance wrongful arrest or interference
          policy                            with any right of way light air or water


50
Policy Cover
Section I – Extensions
continued


occurring within the Territorial Limits in   13. Bona-fide subcontractors
connection with the Business during          (not applicable to Section C –
the Period of Insurance                      Employers Liability)

11. Court attendance costs                   The Company will indemnify the
If during the Period of Insurance any        Insured in respect of work carried out
partner director or Employee of the          by bona-fide subcontractors working for
Insured is required to attend court as       the Insured or on behalf of the
a witness at the request of the Insurer      Insured provided that we shall not be
in connection with a claim which is the      liable under this extension
subject of indemnity under this policy
                                             1.   Unless prior to appointment the
the Insurer will pay compensation to
                                                  Insured shall check that bona-fide
the Insured on the following scale for
                                                  subcontractors hold current and
each day that attendance is required.
                                                  valid Public Liability insurance
1.   Any director or partner        £250
                                             2. If annual payments to bona-fide
2. Any Employee                      £150       subcontractors are greater than
                                                £50,000 per annum unless agreed
12. Temporary Employees                         to the contrary by the Company
(This Extension does not apply to
Section C if the Insurance by that           In the event of a claim under this
Section is not operative)                    extension the Insured shall provide
                                             documentary evidence of the Public
The Company will indemnify the               Liability insurance held by the bona-fide
Insured in respect of temporary              subcontractors at the time of their
Employees. Cover is provided under           appointment to work for the Insured
this extension to a maximum of 50
man-days worked in any one period of
insurance. This extension does not
remove the need to declare changes in
Employees as required by General
Condition 13 of this policy.




                                                                                   51
How to make a claim


In the event of an incident occurring        At least two repair estimates should be
which may give rise to a claim under         obtained
this Policy
                                             5. Send to us immediately upon
1.   Take all necessary and reasonable          receipt any writ summons or other
     precautions and emergency action           legal process issued or commenced
     to prevent further Injury Loss or          against You and do not negotiate
     Damage occurring                           admit or repudiate any claim
                                                without our
Utilise the Helpline facility – see the
                                                written consent
inside front cover of your policy booklet

2. Notify the Police of any incident         6. Retain all damaged property/salvage
   involving loss, Theft, Malicious             for inspection. you may not
   Damage or Vandalism                          however abandon any property or
                                                salvage to us
3. Notify us as soon as possible giving
   full details of                           7.   We shall be entitled to
   the incident                                   (i) Enter any of the buildings where
                                                      Bodily Injury Loss or Damage
We will
                                                      has happened and take and
     (i) Check the Policy cover to                    keep possession of the insured
         ascertain, as far as practical at            property and deal with the
         this stage, that a valid claim               salvage in a reasonable manner
         exists
                                                  (ii) Negotiate defend or settle in
     (ii) Issue a Claim Form and provide               your name and on your behalf
          any necessary guidance on how                any claim made against you as
          to proceed with your claim                   we deem appropriate
     (iii) Appoint a Loss Adjuster at our         (iii) Prosecute in your name for our
           discretion                                   own benefit any claim against
                                                        any other person in respect of
4. Fully complete and return the claim
                                                        any amount paid or payable
   form together with any
   documentation which may be
   necessary in support of your claim


52
About MMA


MMA Insurance plc is a strong, well established UK insurer and a wholly owned
subsidiary of French multi-national MMA IARD Assurances Mutuelles, a mutual insurer
of some 180 years standing and part of Europe’s leading insurance mutual, Covéa.
We offer a range of bespoke and package products for small to medium sized
businesses as well as household and motor insurance.

MMA’s reputation is founded on a track record of consistent profitability, financial
stability (Standard & Poor’s rate MMA ‘A Strong’) and reliability for over 50 years. Our
long-term approach to doing business exclusively with our broker community ensures
that we listen to their needs and respond with practical solutions that are
sustainable. This spirit of partnership and mutual respect has resulted in very strong
relationships with brokers across the UK.

MMA Insurance is a member of the Association of British insurers and the Financial
Ombudsman Service. MMA is authorised and regulated by the Financial Services
Authority.




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www.mma-insurance.com

MMA Insurance plc
Norman Place
Reading
RG1 8DA

Telephone: 0844 902 1000
Fax: 0118 955 2211




MMA Insurance plc
Registered in England and Wales No. 613259
Authorised and regulated by the Financial Services Authority No. 202277   P21S 05/09

				
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