Event Public Liability Insurance Malaysia


Event Public Liability insurance Malaysia

Arranged By

ACPG Management Sdn Bhd



Event liability insurance

For special events, you can’t plan for everything.

Markel’s event liability insurance provides coverage for damages for which you are responsible if there is an accident at your event that causes injury or property damage.

Event liability insurance provides the following primary coverage:

Bodily injury and property damage liability.

Additional insured? Never an additional charge. Many venues now require event liability insurance. Generally, the venue will be named as “additional insured” on the certificate of insurance.

Business and corporate event insurance

ACPG insurers also offers liability coverage for your business and corporate events*. Examples of some of the business events we cover include:

Business dinner

Business meeting

Corporate private party

Fundraiser dinner

Non-profit function


What is Public Liability insurance?

Covers your legal liability to third party as a result of an accident happening during the period of cover in connection with your business operations and occurring within the territorial scope.

Key coverage

Here is an overview of your coverage

Public Liability Insurance

Public Liability Insurance

You are covered for

All sums which you shall become legally liable to pay compensation in respect of

Bodily injury (including illness) to any person(s)

Loss of or damage to property

All cost and expenses of legal action

Recovered by any claimant against you

Incurred with our written consent

How much is my premium?

Your premium may vary, depending on

Indemnity limit

Any extensions to the basic cover

Our insurers underwriting requirements

Public Liability insurance is considered essential in businesses which involve regular interactions between the members of the public and the company such as retail businesses, restaurants, clinics and many more.

The Public Liability insurance covers your legal liability to a third (3rd) party as a result of an accident happening in connection with your business operations. The insurance indemnifies you against all sums which you become legally liable for damages and claimant’s costs and expenses in respect of:

Bodily injuries including illnesses to any person

Losses or damages to property

Legal expenses incurred in your legal proceeding defence

Special Events Insurance.

Multimedia Risk provides cost effective insurance solutions for your Special Event in Malaysia.

Contact us early in the event organizing stage for your event. We will then work with you and advise you on insurance arrangements and also make suggestions regarding certain considerations that could reduce risk therefore lower your premium.

As event organizers, there are numerous things that could compromise or even cause the cancellation of the project you have injected so much time and energy into. These ‘occurrences’ could be anything from the venue you had booked being shut down to your key speaker being stuck at an airport in another city.

Special Event Insurance provides short-term liability coverage for organizations or individuals hosting events such as:

Art Exhibits




Country Events

Cultural Events



Fireworks Display


Street Fairs

Trade Shows/Conferences

Legal Liability Exposures for Special Events

As an occupier of premises, you and your organization are responsible for the safety of those attending the event. Occupiers must protect patrons from all foreseeable harm.

Some instances where extra precautions should be considered:

Alcohol is served.

Children/minors are in attendance.

Dangerous/hazardous activities are undertaken such as fireworks, boating, and some sports.

Gambling is involved.

Large crowds are in attendance.

Applicable permits should always be obtained from your municipal/provincial government to reduce liability relating to violations involving permits. Health requirements should also be followed.

Contact your principal, building management or related state government department for more information regarding your responsibilities regarding special events.

The types of liability often covered for Special Events include:

General Liability

Automobile Liability and Physical Damage

Third Party Property Damage

Rented Equipment, Props, Sets and Wardrobe

Participants & Spectators Medical

Malaysia Liability Insurance

Liability insurance also known as Commercial insurance protects you in the event you are sued for claims that come within the coverage of your liability insurance policy.

Types of Liability Insurance:


This type of insurance would cover a business if a customer or member of the public was to suffer a loss or injury as a result of its business activities, and if that person made a claim for compensation. The insurance would cover the compensation payment plus any legal expenses.


Product liability insurance covers the cost of compensating anyone who is injured by a faulty product that your business designs, manufactures or supplies.


This policy is a form of liability insurance that helps protect professional advice and service-providing individuals and companies from bearing the full cost of defending against a negligence claim made by a client, and damages awarded in such a civil lawsuit.


This policy is a liability insurance payable to the directors and officers of a company, or to the organization(s) itself, as indemnification (reimbursement) for losses or advancement of defense costs in the event an insured suffers such a loss as a result of a legal action brought for alleged wrongful acts in their capacity as directors and officers. Such coverage can extend to defense costs arising out of criminal and regulatory investigations/trials as well; in fact, often civil and criminal actions are brought against directors/officers simultaneously.


This policy cover the employer in respect of the statutory liability under the Workmen’s Compensation Law(s) as well as at Common Law to the employees who are generally not covered under SOCSO.

This policy indemnifies the employer against all sums for which the employer shall be liable to pay compensation to any employee for personal injury sustained by accidents or occupational diseases arising out of and in the course of this employment under the Acts.


Employers who are employing foreign workers must comply with the statutory requirement under Section 26(2) of the Amended Act 1996 of Workmen’s Compensation Act 1952 to purchase this insurance to protect their foreign workers

This policy indemnifies the employer under the Act in respect of compensation for employment injury as well as non-employment injury sustained by your foreign workers.


The Foreign Workers Hospitalization and Surgical Insurance Scheme (FWHS) or better known as SKHPPA is specially designed in view of increasing Hospital and Surgical charges and to reduce financial burden of the Employers of foreign workers in the event of hospital admission of their foreign workers due to accident or illness. Coverage is required before work permit is issued by Immigration Department for both new and renewal applications.


This policy covers the employer because the employer may be at risk of being sued by those employees who are not protected by Workmen’s Compensation Acts or SOCSO.

This policy indemnifies the employer against liability at law to pay compensation and cost and expenses to your employees in respect of accidental bodily injury or disease arising out of or in the course of employment. The standard Common Law limit is RM1,000,000 any one accident and in the aggregate.

ACPG Management Sdn Bhd

Head Office

158-3-7, Blok 158, Kompleks Maluri,

Jalan Jejaka, Taman Maluri, Cheras,

55100 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.



+603-92863323, +6011-12239838


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