12 Feb 2014: Specialist lines underwriting agency, CFC has announced that it has enhanced its product range in Canada by adding the option to include essential legal expenses protection across all of its policies.
This new optional add-on cover provides indispensable protection for the wide range of legal issues faced by small businesses, including everything from bodily injury claims, employee and tax disputes to landlord and property issues. Most importantly of all, by purchasing this cover businesses receive free access to a legal advice helpline that can act as the first port of call for any legal issue they may be facing.
Andy Holmes, Underwriting Director at CFC, explains: “Businesses face a myriad of potential disputes and obtaining legal help can quickly become expensive resulting in crippling costs, particularly for smaller businesses. By offering Canadian companies the opportunity to add legal expenses cover to their existing CFC policies and providing swift access to legal advice, we are once again demonstrating our commitment to providing our clients with the highest levels of cover.”
The free legal advice nationwide helpline and CFC’s legal expenses claims are handled by STERLON Underwriting Managers Ltd, Canada’s leading legal expenses insurance provider. Cover is available from as little as $185.