Small businesses in Kansas most often buy these types of insurance.
General liability covers common risks, including customer property damage and injuries. Most commercial leases require this business liability insurance.
Workers’ compensation insurance is required for Kansas businesses that have employees. It also protects sole proprietors from work injury costs that health insurance might deny.
This policy is required for business-owned vehicles in Kansas. It covers injuries and property damage in an accident, along with vehicle theft, vandalism, and weather damage.
A BOP bundles commercial property insurance and general liability coverage in one plan. It's often the most cost-effective type of commercial insurance for a Kansas business.
This policy, also called errors and omissions insurance (E&O), protects businesses that offer professional services and expert advice. It covers legal costs related to work performance.
E&O, sometimes called professional liability insurance, is common with professional services in Kansas. It can cover the cost of lawsuits related to your work performance.
This policy covers financial losses caused by data breaches and cyberattacks. It's important for Kansas businesses that handle sensitive data, such as credit card numbers.
Umbrella insurance boosts coverage on your general liability insurance, commercial auto insurance, and employer's liability insurance when the underlying policy reaches its limit.
This policy covers the value of a business's physical structure and its contents, such as inventory, equipment, and furniture. Bundle it with general liability coverage in a BOP for savings.
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State laws can affect which business insurance coverage you need. These policies are required everywhere in Kansas, from Topeka to Wichita.
Kansas state law requires all employers to carry workers' compensation insurance, unless your business is involved in certain agricultural areas or has a gross annual payroll of less than $20,000.
Workers' comp covers medical costs for work-related injuries and illnesses. It also provides disability benefits for injured Kansas workers.
All business-owned vehicles in Kansas must be covered by commercial auto insurance. This policy covers the cost of accidents involving work vehicles.
Kansas' commercial auto insurance requirements are:
Personal injury protection (PIP):
Trucking companies may need additional liability coverage to comply with regulations.
Though it's not required, personal vehicles driven for work purposes should be covered by hired and non-owned auto insurance (HNOA), as personal auto policies usually exclude business use. It can be added to general liability insurance or a business owner's policy (BOP).
Commercial insurance can be affordable for small business owners. Average costs in Kansas are:
General liability: $42 per month
Workers' comp: $47 per month
Professional liability/E&O: $59 per month
Factors that influence business insurance costs include:
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Yes – that's why cyber insurance is so crucial. Hackers are three times more likely to target small businesses, as they often have fewer resources to combat a threat.
Kansas's data breach laws require businesses to report security breaches to affected residents, and the costs can escalate quickly. Cyber liability insurance lessens the financial impact by paying for notification costs, legal fees, and fines.
Yes, your state may have special requirements for business insurance and bonds for your industry. You may also need a license depending on the work you do.
Contractors often need to carry general liability insurance or surety bonds to perform certain types of work. Having the right insurance and bonds helps you comply with state licensing requirements.
Real estate agents and brokers and other professionals who offer advice or services sometimes need errors and omissions insurance (E&O; also known as professional liability insurance) to get licensed in their state.
State law requires that practicing physicians carry professional liability insurance coverage.
Note that cities and counties may have their own laws, in addition to state laws.
As with any purchase, shopping around is one of the best ways to find an affordable option. With Insureon, you can compare quotes from top-rated providers by filling out a free online application.
Other ways to save include bundling policies for a discount, and choosing less expensive policy options, such as lower limits or a higher deductible. Learn more about how to find cheap business insurance.