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Insurance for Cinematographers & Outside Broadcasters


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Why do Cinematographers need insurance?

No matter where you perform your activities – indoors, outdoors, at an event or in the outback – there is always the risk that a third party could be injured or have their property damaged regardless of the precautions you make take.

The Cinematography Public Liability insurance we arrange  covers you for your legal liability for property damage and/or bodily injury to a third party which happens during the period of insurance and is caused by an occurrence which arises from your actions or business activities.

Cover benefits of Cinematography insurance:

Public and Products Liability cover
Public Liability option of $10,000,000 or $20,000,000 for any one occurrence.

Products Liability option of $10,000,000 or $20,000,000 for any one occurrence and in the aggregate any one period of insurance.

Goods in your Care, Custody or Control $250,0001
Australia & New Zealand Cover
Third party injury or property damage arising because of your business activities are covered anywhere in Australia & New Zealand. Optional Extra: Worldwide Cover available on request.1,4

 

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Frequently Asked Questions

How much is film production insurance?

We arrange insurance designed for cinematographers, outside broadcasters and camera operators at competitive prices. Our prices start from as low as $935.00.3

What does Cinematography insurance cover?

Public and Products Liability1:

The Cinematographers Public & Products Liability insurance we arrange covers you for your legal liability for property damage and/or bodily injury to a third party which happens during the period of insurance and is caused by an occurrence in connection with your actions or your business activities.

Are there optional extras to add onto Cinematography insurance?

Yes, you can add on the following:

Equipment Insurance

Covers audio-visual, entertainment, musical, film & tv, sound and lighting and associated equipment in transit, during use and in storage.1

For sums insured over $20,000 Call the Entertainment team at Aon on 1800 806 584 to find out more.

Extra Expense Insurance

Covers extra expenses incurred if a production is cancelled, postponed or interrupted as a direct and sole result of loss or damage to property or facilities.1

Call the Entertainment team at Aon on 1800 806 584 to find out more.

Voluntary Workers Personal Accident Insurance

Covers the Volunteers working on your behalf against an insured event because of a bodily injury whilst engaged in voluntary work on your behalf.1  

Call the Entertainment team at Aon on 1800 806 584 to find out more.

*Terms and conditions: Offer is valid from 5 December 2019 until 11:59 pm AEST 31 December 2019 (“Offer Period”). Offer is available to new customers who purchase a Backstage Insurance policy during the Offer Period. Cannot be used in conjunction with any other offer. We reserve the right to change or withdraw the offer without notice.

  1. Subject to full terms, conditions and limits of the policy. Please review the full policy wording for more information. 
  2. We will process your certificate of currency request instantly but, depending on your internet speed and email server, it could take a few minutes to get to your inbox.  
  3. Pricing takes into account eligibility/referral/underwriting questions and category of cover selected. Excluding optional extensions. Government charges will differ from state to state and can affect the premium payable.
  4. Cover is not automatically provided in respect of activities performed outside of Australia or New Zealand. 

Cinematographers, Camera Operators and Outside Broadcasters Public & Products Liability insurance is arranged by Aon Risk Services Australia Limited ABN 17 000 434 720 AFSL 241141 as agent for the insurer, AXA XL Catlin ABN 64 108 319 786, AFSL 301617, who act on behalf of Certain Underwriters at Lloyds. If you purchase this insurance, Aon will receive a commission that is a percentage of the premium. Further information can be found in our FSG click here or provided upon request.

 

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