Property insurance for companies – your specialist for property damage and BI (business interruption) insurance

Every company has certain associated risks. Those that are the most difficult to calculate are unforeseen damage to company buildings, production facilities, machines or inventory, for example because of fire, storms, flooding, break-ins or theft. Property insurance is therefore a basic insurance cover for companies – but the corresponding agreement and cover should be specifically targeted towards the insured interest or risk of the client and their industry.

Funk has been supporting companies in a wide range of industries for many years as an independent insurance broker and reliable partner in all matter concerning risk management. With a wording that goes far beyond the standard terms and wordings of other market players, and that we continuously develop based on market changes and claims histories, we offer you solutions ranging from classic cover of individual risks, such as fire insurance and others, to natural hazard insurance and all risk cover. Other optional insurance components for material damage or business interruption (loss of earnings) insurance can be added, depending on the industry and risk philosophy of the client, to create a tailored insurance solution.


Protect your company from loss of earnings and damage to your image as a result of property damage

Property damage can have a massive impact on a company, but even more serious is the interruption to business usually experienced when damage is incurred. In addition to loss of earnings with ongoing costs, production interruptions and broken promises regarding delivery time frames can cause damage to your image and encourage your customers to go elsewhere for their goods or services. Business interruption insurance provides comprehensive cover of the financial consequences of reduced output and loss of earnings in operation and protects companies from substantial losses that may affect their survival. Depending on the agreement, the insurance cover protects the following in particular:

  • Interruption losses, the incurred costs when business is interrupted and the lost earnings from profit and turnover for the products being manufactured
  • Interdependencies between insured company departments and separate parts of business operations
  • Contingency claims (only based on special agreement) for suppliers or customers involved in the supply relationships with the insured company


The full package for financial protection in the event of a claim

Our expert, cross-discipline knowledge offers clients the opportunity to precisely tailor their property damage and business interruption solutions to each other so they only purchase the cover they truly need. We devise a tailored solution based on our clients’ specific insurance requirements and provide our recommendation for comprehensive insurance cover. We help international clients set up international insurance programmes that are exactly adapted to the structure and needs of their company.

Posts about material damage and business interruption risks

Plant under water

When a small river turns into a major insurance claim, fast help is important. That’s why Funk sent an expert team straight away when Hörmann Automotive experienced flood damage.

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The advantages of sprinkler protection

Companies can protect themselves from the effects of a fire. But the requirements for insurance cover are rising. Sprinkler systems put companies in a good position.

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When the boss has to put on wellies

Whether heavy rainfall or heat wave, risks posed by forces of nature and their consequences can cause long-term damage for companies, the more so as the intensity and frequency of such events increase. Modern risk management tools and tailor-made insurance solutions offer protection.

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Good insulation is half the insurance

When it comes to insulation for buildings, the idea of ‘price above all’ plays a role in the industry, alongside the properties of the insulation itself. But cheap insulation can quickly lead to precarious situations.

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Five fire protection tips

For modern companies, protection against fire damage is often an unpleasant annoyance. An intelligent risk concept has many advantages in this context.

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Protecting against terror risks

Acts of terror and politically motivated violence are increasing worldwide – and businesses in rural areas are also affected. What do German companies need to keep in mind to protect themselves?

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