BOP: Medical offices

Here are some of the medical offices that are a great fit for the Markel Essential BOP:

  • Doctor
  • Chiropractor
  • Dentist or orthodontist
  • Optometrist
  • Physical therapist

Additional coverage:
Add our employment practices liability (EPL) endorsement to further protect your business from the financial strain an employee claim can cause. Not only will the EPL endorsement provide you with the coverage you need, you will also have special access to Through this easy-to-use site, you can view and download resources such a model employee handbook, best employment practices checklist, model forms and policies, and a library of employment related articles. 

Click here to learn more about our EPL coverage and available resources.

Did you know Markel has a loss control team dedicated to helping your clients reduce their exposure to potential claims? Here are some tips to help reduce claims in your clients’ medical office:

  1. Regularly clean children’s toys in waiting room
  2. Create a safety checklist and have employees make safety rounds
  3. Store medication in locked cabinet
  4. Make sure hazardous waste containers are not accessible to patients and children
  5. Make sure all floors are clean and dry
  6. Regularly check fire alarms
  7. Ensure walkways and driveways are intact and free of potholes, ice and snow
  8. Place covers on electrical outlets accessible to children
For more information about any of Markel's loss control services, please call 888-500-3344 or email

Ineligible medical office risks:

  1. Square footage exceeding 100,000 square feet or a building  six stories or more
  2. Gross sales exceeding $6,000,000 (in CA, NH, VT), or $10,000,000 (all other states)
  3. Sleep studies