Does Your Business Need Technology Insurance?


With computers, Smart Phones, software, and more there are numerous types of technology businesses today. In most cases, even if you’re business is not a technology business, it uses technology to run. So whether or not you provide technological services to others, you may need technology insurance to protect certain aspects of your business. In most cases you can include optional insurance coverage such as technology errors and omissions insurance or cyber liability coverage. Find out if your type of business needs technology insurance.

Types of Businesses That Require Tech Insurance

The types of businesses that require technology insurance include:

  • Computer manufacturers
  • Computer system designers
  • Computer wholesalers
  • Wireless data networking
  • Voice over internet protocol (VoIP) providers
  • Modem manufacturers
  • Microchip manufacturers
  • Custom software developers
  • Software wholesalers
  • Computer peripheral manufacturers
  • Electronic component manufacturers
  • Website developers
  • Pre-packaged software developers
  • Internet service providers
  • IT consultants
  • Instrument manufacturers
  • Measuring equipment manufacturers
  • Local exchange companies
  • Peripheral wholesalers
  • Switching and routing equipment manufacturers
  • Systems integrators
  • Telecommunications equipment manufacturers
  • Telecommunications resellers

Technology Insurance

One way to make sure your insurance coverage for your technology business is appropriate is to purchase a common business policy and add optional coverages such as cyber liability coverage, technology errors and omissions insurance, identity recovery insurance, inland marine insurance, crisis response, crime, or equipment breakdown, to name a few options. Check with your local Jeff Van Matre Insurance Agency to find out what types of technology insurance they offer. Jeff Van Matre has over 20 years of insurance experience and has completed the requirements for Certified Insurance Counselor (CIC), which include completing 100 hours of classroom training, passing five comprehensive exams, and completing annual updates.


With over 20 years of experience in the insurance industry, the Jeff Van Matre Insurance Agency can help you choose the right coverage plan to protect your personal and business assets. To learn more, or to get a free quotecall our Carrollton, TX office today at 972-492-8500.