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CATCH-UP: How to limit liability exposure during COVID-19

How long after an incident can a client claim for liability? Do I incur liability only if I am negligent? What if a client refuses to sign an indemnity?

You are not alone if you feel daunted by these questions and the complexities around liability and the insurance available to limit your exposure.

From T&Cs to indemnities to jurisdiction, SATIB’s most recent webinar addresses these issues and more, for a time of COVID-19 and beyond.

SATIB’s own underwriting expert, Carla Gillham, and Attorney Stefan de Beer discuss everything you need to know about liability risk, management, cover, and legal implications. However niche your business, ensure that your people and property are protected against liability claims.

FAQs – How to limit liability exposure during COVID-19


Carla Gilham
Executive Head: Group Binder Services, SATIB

Carla is an insurance industry veteran with 20 years’ experience in commercial underwriting. She heads up the group binder and outsource relationships and claims. She is an expert in several topics and areas of short-term insurance including cyber and liability.

Stefan de Beer
Director and Partner, Martin & de Beer Inc. Attorneys

Stefan started serving his articles in 2010 while completing his B.Com (Law) degree through the University of the Free State.

In 2010 he obtained his B.Com (Law) degree and continued his studies in law, and obtained his LL.B degree in 2012 after he also attended the Law Society of South Africa’s School for Legal Practice.

In June 2013 Stefan was admitted as Attorney of the High Court of South Africa and immediately accepted employment as a Professional Assistant at Hugo & Bruwer Inc.

He started practicing for his own account in February 2017 under the name and style of Stefan de Beer & Co. Attorneys.

Stefan specializes in matters relating to the Companies Act, Act 71 of 2008, commercial, civil and criminal litigation as well as contracts.

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