There are several reasons why professional liability insurance is important, if not essential, for technicians and technologists. As a member of SASTT, you will no doubt benefit from the profession's widespread acceptance as competent, skilled professionals. However, this benefit comes at a cost. Increased reliance and scrutiny of your skills as a technician/technologist can lead to claims against you for errors or omissions (professional liability).
The following are some of the primary benefits of professional liability insurance, as the policy acts to protect both you and your profession: