Technology & Communication

Risk Management Expertise that Keeps Pace with a Dynamic Industry

The field of technology and communication is exciting, dynamic and full of ideas that make our lives much easier and the world a little smaller. However, with this advancement comes the rapid emergence of new business risks and unique exposures. McGriff’s team of professionals offers customized solutions for technology and communications companies affording you both broad coverage and industry expertise.

Our specialty resource teams have worked with multinational corporations in various sectors, including telecommunications and Internet access companies, software developers, electronics services providers, web hosts and developers, content creators, and application service providers, just to name a few.

We concentrate on many operational exposures, but most notably:

  • Executive risks
  • Employment practices liability
  • Contractual liability
  • Failure to supply or provide service 
  • Product guarantee, including recall
  • Media liabilities
  • International expansion and compulsory coverage coordination
  • Intellectual property infringement
  • Fidelity guarantee, computer manipulation and forgery
  • Transmission and distribution lines (subsurface and aerial)
  • Non-physical damage business interruption
  • Contingent business interruption
  • Mechanical and electrical breakdown
  • Fines and penalties
  • Interruption and/or denial of access
  • Research and development
  • First- and third-party infrastructure exposure
  • Cell phone insurance programming
  • Construction risk and OCIP