You’re called to eliminate or control a pest, rodent or termite problem. While your services as a pest control service are direly needed by homeowners and businesses, you face exposures that are generally difficult to place by the insurance industry.
In fact, the standard insurance markets likely will not be able to provide coverage for your operations.
Involved risks incorporate damage to property, damage to customer home’s furniture and clothing from utilized exterminating chemicals and illness or bodily injury to humans, pets, as well as resulting pollution, contamination and waste disposal.
Insurance coverage can be acquired through specialty programs designed specifically for the professional exterminator.
Liability coverage extends to the following:
- standard spraying
- structure fumigation
- termite control
- wildlife and animal control
Related coverage options can be package together:
- General Liability
- Property Liability
- Commercial Auto Liability
- Directors and Officers Liability
Exterminator Insurance Claim Examples
The following are some of the most common insurance claims examples.
- Pesticide exposure: odors remaining in a commercial building
- Property damage: ranging from carpet and furnishing pesticide stains to plant damaged by power-spray hosing
- Poor workmanship or defective work: on the exterminator’s tries at construction repair
- Errors and Omissions: failure to notice structural damage and pest infestation
For more on liability coverage for the exterminator, contact us at Prime Insurance.
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Summary: Prime Insurance spotlights pest control services liability insurance.