Environmental Impairment Liability

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Environmental Insurance (or ‘Environmental Impairment Liability’) covers third-party liability that’s mainly linked with pollution, but which also includes environmental damage. The covered events aren’t time-dependent and can be considered as both sudden and gradual.

A ‘third party’ can be defined as:

• A regulator/government body
• A non-government body that has been granted powers to enforce environmental legislation, such as Natural England
• A neighbour
• A visitor
• A vendor or purchaser
• A client

For further information on Environmental Impairment Liability, please see our brochure.