Day: August 17, 2015

Because of the nature of your work, being a social worker comes with a few pitfalls. As a result, it is not uncommon to see social workers having to defend themselves in court. If you are a Canadian social worker, then learning how to prevent someone from filing a lawsuit against you is of the […]

Professional Liability Insurance/PLI

(Errors and Omissions Insurance)

  • Flawed professional advice and services that may have resulted in financial loss to the customer or client.
  • Protects professional individuals or companies from responsibility of the full cost of defending against a negligence claim and damages awarded in such a civil lawsuit.
    • Professional liability insurance covers the costs of judgments, settlements and legal defense.
    • Damages paid under a professional liability policy are typically financial rather than physical.