A mistake staking property lines or creating topographic maps could result in legal action against your land surveyor business. Protect yourself with policies tailored for land surveyors.
These policies provide coverage for common risks faced by land surveyors.
This policy covers basic land surveyor risks, including damaged client property and injuries. Bundle with property insurance for savings in a business owner’s policy.
A BOP bundles property insurance and general liability insurance under one plan. It's often the most cost-effective type of commercial insurance for a land surveyor.
Professional liability insurance is also called errors and omissions insurance (E&O). It can cover legal costs when a client sues a land surveyor over an error or unsatisfactory work.
Workers’ comp is required in almost every state for land surveying businesses that have employees. It also protects sole proprietors from work injury costs that health insurance might deny.
If a client trips over your surveying equipment and breaks a wrist, or you make a mistake while staking a property line that costs thousands of dollars to remedy, you could be sued. Land surveyor insurance can pay for legal expenses, including the cost of hiring a lawyer. It can also cover medical bills from customer accidents and employee injuries.