People love their pets, which means vets and animal hospitals take on a tremendous responsibility. Vet insurance can protect your small practice against costly lawsuits.
These policies provide coverage for common risks faced by veterinarians.
General liability covers basic animal hospital and veterinarian risks, such as a dog biting a customer. Bundle with property insurance for savings in a business owner’s policy.
Most states require workers' comp for veterinary practices that have employees. It also protects sole proprietors from work injury costs that health insurance might deny.
A business owner’s policy bundles property insurance and general liability insurance under one plan. A BOP is often one of the most cost-effective types of veterinarian insurance.
E&O, also called veterinarian malpractice insurance, can cover legal expenses related to work performance, such as a misdiagnosis that resulted in the death of a customer's dog.