Design professional Errors and Omissions
XL Catlin offers Professional Liability insurance for architects, engineers and design consultants. Coverage is available for firms of all sizes and disciplines.

Product details


Up to USD 10 million


Design Professional unit of XL Catlin is an industry leading provider of insurance and risk management solutions for Architects and Engineers. We provide professional liability and pollution liability coverage for design professional firms of all sizes and disciplines. We offer annual practice policies, project-specific policies and excess insurance.

Product highlights

  • Coverage is provided on an admitted and non-admitted basis throughout North America
  • Polices include a broad definition of Professional Services
  • Pollution coverage included
  • Technology services coverage included
  • Deductible credits offered for insureds with sound risk management practices and resolution of claims through mediation
  • Project-specific policies that cover the design team are available.

Client Profiles

  • Architects
  • Civil engineers
  • Surveyors
  • Structural engineers
  • Electrical engineers
  • Landscape architects
  • Testing laboratories
  • Construction managers
  • Planners
  • Interior designers
  • Scientists
  • Technical consultants and expert witnesses

This general product description is informational only. It is neither an offer to sell nor a solicitation to purchase any particular insurance product. Products are subject to legal and underwriting requirements. Coverages may not be available in all jurisdictions, including without limitation any jurisdiction within the United States, and may be available only through appropriately licensed producers. In addition, GAPS’s provision of publications or services is not an indication of the existence or availability under any policy of coverage for any particular property or type of loss or damage. Policies underwritten from Bermuda, Brazil, Canada, China, Mexico, Switzerland, or written by XL Insurance Company SE are only available through non US-based brokers. The Insurance companies of XL Group Ltd are: Catlin Insurance Company, Inc., Catlin Indemnity Company, Catlin Specialty Insurance Company, Greenwich Insurance Company, Indian Harbor Insurance Company, XL Insurance America, Inc., XL Specialty Insurance Company, XL Bermuda Ltd, XL Insurance Company SE, XL Insurance Switzerland Ltd, XL Insurance (China) Company Limited, XL Seguros Brasil S.A. and XL Insurance Mexico SA de CV. Coverages placed with Lloyd’s Syndicate #2003 are managed by Catlin Underwriting Agencies Limited and supported by XL Catlin corporate capital. Additional important information regarding our business is provided on our Legal Notices page.

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