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New: Cyber risks cover with unique helpline service

Simple and cost effective cover
The cover includes both cyber liability and first party covers, for data protection, cyber risks and network interruption. Specifically designed to be simple and accessible to all policyholders, we also want to ensure that our product is cost effective, so that the pricing truly reflects the risk.

Unique supportive solution
Our solution includes integrated claims response and a cyber risk helpline provided by specialist solicitors DAC Beachcroft and information security experts, Portcullis Computer Security which will assist with risk management and help prevent claims. Policyholders will be able to access expert legal and technical IT security guidance on a range of issues arising from cyber and data protection risks; from registering with the information commissioner’s office to starting a disaster recovery plan.

Cyber cover is available exclusively with the following Markel policies:

  • Professional risks (including media, technology and miscellaneous PI)
  • Social welfare, care and charity risks
  • Biomedical & life sciences risks 

Add cyber cover on a selected number of our online products:

  • Miscellaneous professions
  • IT contractors
  • Charities and community groups
  • Coming soon for Architects/Engineers and Surveyors

Access via our broker etrading system.

Find out more about our simple, cost effective and supportive solution.