Insurance for the Institute of Professional Editors

Why choose Aon?

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No-one understands risks specific to editing professionals like Aon. Being the endorsed insurance broker for the Institute of Professional Editors Limited (IPEd), we’ve negotiated with leading insurers to obtain tailored cover - at a competitive price. 

With legal costs and claims by third parties for damages constantly on the rise, it’s never been more important to have Professional Indemnity and Public & Products Liability insurances that comprehensively protect your business.
IPEd (and Society of Editors) members are able to take out this policy by simply downloading the proposal form; completing it and submitting by clicking the “Send” button (alternatively, email the completed form to

We help cover the essentials

Professional indemnity

Covers your legal defence costs, compensation and legal costs paid to the claimant following allegation of professional wrongdoing by you in the course of providing services.

Limits: Options for $1M, $2M and $5M any one claim.

Up to 5 reinstatements of the indemnity limit in a policy period!

Public & Products Liability

Covers your liability exposures for property damage and bodily injury incurred on your premises.

Limits: Options for $5M, $10M and $20M any one occurrence.

Worldwide Coverage

Broad territorial limits. You are covered anywhere in the world, excluding the USA and Canada. However, this does not apply to the temporary presence in the USA/Canada of any employee, director or partner who is normally resident in Australia, and who is not performing any manual or supervisory work.

Note, the claim will have to be lodged in a court in the Commonwealth of Australia

Give us a call on 1800 020 339 if you need a more tailored solution for your requirements!

Covered activities

The following activities are covered: Editing, proofreading, copywriting, technical writing as well as consulting and training (in relation to the above services only).

Contact us on 1800 020 339 if your activities fall outside of this.

Need to make a claim?

If you become aware of a matter or issue that may be a claim (or gives rise to a claim) you must notify us immediately and provide all relevant correspondence and documentation. You can notify a claim by calling Aon on 1800 020 339 or emailing us.

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