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Plus Underwriting is proud to offer a wide variety of product capacity to serve our  brokers and your commercial and personal lines clients. Our broad appetite aims to support our broker partners in placing risks from small businesses to complex risk managed accounts.  We can in most cases accept signed applications from other markets and are eager to review submissions to help our brokers arrange the best product possible at competitive premiums.  We can also provide personal lines coverages for your clients, including high-valued home and personal umbrella.  Our diligence in broker service is why we’re a preferred choice for underwriting services.

 

 

 

 

 

BUSINESS PLUS

Miscellaneous E&O

Are your clients’ professionals who provide consulting services or advice but are outside the traditional E&O market?  Perhaps they don’t have formalized education or accreditation? Do your clients have difficulties getting office insurance because they don’t have E&O in place?

Our Errors and Omissions Liability product is the solution for consultants, professionals, coaches and others who don’t fit the traditional market place. With defense costs over and above policy limits and premiums starting as low as $650 annually, look no further than Plus for your hard to place E&O insurance solution.

Nonprofit Directors & Officers Liability

Do your clients run or work closely with non-profits? Plus has developed a low cost policy to offer protection specifically for the unique needs of directors and officers associated with non-profit organizations.

Travel Agents E&O

Errors & Omissions Liability is crucial for the financial protection of a business.  Like a malpractice policy for medical professionals, a travel agents E&O policy responds in the event that your client has made a mistake in providing professional travel services. One of the most important professional services a travel agent supplies is the recommendation and sale of travel medical insurance products. Plus provides coverage for errors and omissions for the sale of travel medical and is also available in combination with Commercial General Liability options.

XLaw Professional Liability and Business Office Package

Plus offers two comprehensive and competitively priced products specially designed for lawyers and firms of under 10 professionals.  With excess Professional Liability limits of up to $9 Million including Dishonesty and Fidelity, Outside Directorship Liability and Employment Practices Liability coverages, your client is well protected.  Complementing our excess E&O is the Business Office Package. With Worldwide Coverage, Business Income, Equipment Breakdown, Commercial General Liability as well as a generous frills endorsement including up to $500,000 of coverage extensions, our superior policy wordings exceed all others in the marketplace.

Strata Properties Director and Officers Liability

Strata council members are held to the same standard of care as expected of the directors of companies and non-profit organizations.  Our policy responds to any claims made against the strata corporation’s management in respect of any errors or omissions made by members in the exercise of their duties. This coverage is packaged with our Commercial General Liability with limits up to $5 Million.

General Recreational Liability

Your clients are expanding their business operations to offer more exciting and creative ways for their customers to enjoy the outdoors. We provide liability coverage for wildlife tours, rock climbing, archery and more with the ability to include injury to participant coverage.We also provide coverage for a wide variety of social, entertainment and business events. Size doesn’t matter, whether is 2 to 5,000 participating, we have the capabilities to provide you with a tailored insurance solution.

Commercial Surety

Commonly known as Bonds, Plus issues bonds with limits up to $25,000 in house. Bonds provide a guarantee that work or a service will be provided in compliance with governing acts, regulations and bylaws. Common classes of bonds available include: License & Permit Bonds, Committee and Trustee Bonds and Canada Customs Bonds with specifics such as Gas Act Bonds, Bonded Warehouse or Excise Tax Bonds.

Legal Expense Coverage

Pursuing or defending legal action isn’t always straightforward. In today’s complicated business landscape, Canadian business owners are facing legislative changes, tax investigations, health and safety issues and more. The cost and time required to handle these issues can add up fast. That’s why you need the security and protection of a Legal Expense Policy. Our policy guarantees business owners access to legal guidance, representation and cost coverage and includes coverage for Employment Disputes, Legal Defense, Statutory License Protection, Property Protection, Bodily Injury, Tax Protection, Court Attendance Expenses and Telephone Legal Advice as well as the option to include Contract Disputes and Debt Recovery Coverage.

Equipment Breakdown

As our world becomes more automated, connected, and integrated electronically, businesses rely heavily on their equipment to keep operations running smoothly. Equipment Breakdown Insurance covers your clients for property damage resulting from the sudden and accidental breakdown of insured equipment that is not automatically covered by a standard commercial property. This coverage insures against property damage, business interruption and spoiled inventory or contents that result when specified kinds of mechanical, electrical and pressure equipment are damaged, including power surges.

Aviation Hangars

For those in aviation, Hangar Insurance is a necessity. Whether your client owns or leases hangar space for their operations and storage of aircraft and contents, Plus provides the best coverage possible.  Plus has developed this product for both aviation businesses and the private hangar owner’s property and casualty needs, which includes a broad spectrum of policy extensions and optional coverages.

 

Do your clients have additional aviation requirements?  Click here to be directed to our specialty aviation underwriters, Avro Insurance Managers.

Property and Commercial Liability Risks

We offer lines on both standard and substandard commercial property risks. Everything from vacant dwellings, industrial facilities, hospitality risks to realty. We can also provide terms for array of segments including construction, manufacturing, food processing, life science, oil and gas, renewable energy and wineries.

Lloyd’s Open Market for Specialty Classes

Plus Underwriting Managers Ltd. is a Lloyd’s correspondent providing brokers access to London’s open market. We offer access to large, specialized markets that are not typically available to the general broker. Plus has the expertise and relationships which allow us to go to the right source to obtain the coverage you need for your clients.

PLUS PERSONAL LINES

Excellence High Value Program

Our excellence program, designed for your high net worth clients, provides exceptional cover for homes valued at $750,000 or more at competitive premiums. We also handle high value rentals, seasonal and course of construction. In addition, lower value rentals, seasonal and condos can be added to the principal residence policy with the same great coverage.

Ask about our new, easy to use custom portal, which allows brokers to quote, bind and issue our excellence policies online and right at point of sale.

Personal Umbrella Liability

For clients seeking extra liability coverage, Plus offers a Personal Umbrella Liability program which will extend to increase liability limits over your house, cars, boat, recreational property and more.  Our policy provides umbrella coverage over any domestically placed primary personal insurance product.

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

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CENTRAL LOCATION

Work in the heart of downtown Vancouver close to numerous shops & restaurants.  Our corporate office is located close to Burrard Skytrain Station, which makes an easy commute for those coming from the suburbs.

SALARY, EQUITY & TIME OFF

Plus offers competitive salaries, vacation time, a potential for meaningful equity, and all the usual holidays.

BE HEALTHY

We want you to be healthy! Plus has customized medical, dental, long term disability, AD&D, critical illness, and life insurance coverage for you and your family.

JOIN A WINNING TEAM

Plus not only promotes a team atmosphere in the office, we also encourage our staff to take part in our soccer and softball teams outside the office!

CONTINUE TO LEARN & GROW

Whether it be insurance, human resources, or accounting, Plus will pay for your job specific courses. We also offer monthly ‘lunch and learns’ on various topics, from Cyber Liability to Excel, allowing you to learn without leaving the office!

SURROUND YOURSELF WITH

EXPERTS IN YOUR FIELD

Learn from some of the top leaders in the insurance industry. We pride ourselves on building a leadership team to train and mentor our employees to succeed.

PUT YOUR CLIENTS FIRST

We hold our clients in the highest regard. At Plus, we don’t sell insurance, we educate our clients on what products are right for them.

HAVE FUN

From monthly birthday cakes, to creative contests & giveaways, to staff lunches, we love having fun! We are firm believers that a happy team makes a happy workplace!

INNOVATE & CHANGE THE INDUSTRY

Plus gives its employees the chance to transform and modernize the way people do insurance.