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Yes. Working as a food vendor at a festival can be risky. Liability claims against your business can cost tens of thousands of dollars or more. That’s why it’s necessary to protect your business with food vendor insurance for festivals, which can reduce or remove the cost of liability claims.
Protect your food vendor business with up to $2 million in A+ rated general and product liability insurance as well as $10k for tools and equipment insurance. Not enough coverage? Not a problem! The Food Liability Insurance Program (FLIP) provides increased limits and additional policy options for businesses that need them.
A festival food vendor insurance policy is designed to respond to claims related to the daily operations of your business and is designed to provide a financial safety net for your assets. Covered claims may include slip and fall accidents, illnesses caused by your food product, or equipment loss. Our policy offers coverage for business personal property/inland marine, general liability, product liability, and damage to premises rented coverage.
Liability insurance for food vendors starts at $25.92 a month, or $299 per year. However, every business will require different types of coverage. Personalizing your policy can affect the cost. There are a couple of other factors that can cause the cause to vary. These factors include the:
Aggregate Limit: $2M
Protect your food vendor business from the cost of third-party bodily injury and property damage claims that arise as a result of your business operation. It can also protect against claims regarding products-completed operations, personal and advertising injury, and more.
Aggregate Limit: $2M
As a food business, you run the risk of customers getting sick from the food you serve them, whether it be from foodborne illness, unlabelled allergens, or something else. Product Liability insurance can protect your food vending business from the cost of these product-related claims.
Aggregate Limit: $10K
Also referred to as Tools and Equipment coverage, Inland Marine insurance can protect your business from the cost of repairing or replacing stolen or broken business equipment. FLIP offers two coverage plans for inland marine based on your insurance needs.
Damage To Premises Rented
Aggregate Limit: $300K
Protect your food vending business from the cost of claims arising from damages done to rented spaces, such as an event booth or commercial kitchen. It’s common for property owners and event organizers to require businesses to list them as additional insureds on a policy before renting a space. FLIP provides unlimited additional insureds at no extra cost.
General Liability Aggregate Limit
Products – Completed Operations Aggregate Limit
Personal and Advertising Injury Limit
General Each Occurrence Limit
Damage to Premises Rented to You Limit (Any One Premises)
Business Personal Property\ Inland Marine Limit (Any One Article/ Aggregate)
Business Personal Property\ Inland Marine Limit (Per Occurrence) – Deductible
Medical Expense Limit
If you sell food at music festivals, art festivals, renaissance festivals, film festivals, and more, then you will need festival food vendor insurance. Serving your food comes with risks and vendor insurance for food festivals can protect your business from the expensive costs associated with claims.
You could face a variety of third-party claims, such as a customer experiencing an allergic reaction from food purchased from you or a customer sustaining an injury at your station. In some severe cases, it can lead to legal action and defense costs can add up fast. This kind of financial strain can be detrimental for many small business owners. Festival food vendor insurance works as a financial safety net and is designed to respond to covered third-party claims you may face.
A trailer endorsement can cover liability incidents in, on, or around your trailer when the trailer is detached from your towing vehicle and parked on a rented premise.
It’s important to note that most general liability policies exclude incidents that occur in, on, or around your food trailer. A trailer endorsement covers those exclusions so you do not have to leave part of your work station uninsured. Your trailer endorsement is an extension of your general liability insurance so the limits are $2 million aggregate. A trailer endorsement is an additional $12.50 per month.
Some risks that you can experience as a food festival vendor can include:
If you are a festival food vendor you need these insurance coverages
You will also want to include a trailer endorsement if you operate a trailer. These insurance coverages can protect you from the costs associated with insurance claims. Costs can include attorney fees, medical fees, property damage replacement fees, and more. Oftentimes these claims can cost thousands of dollars.