The Association of British Insurers (ABI) members has provided the following guidance on the common questions relating to insurance and other business issues which includes:

  • How does business insurance work?
  • What is business interruption insurance?
  • How do businesses purchase business interruption cover?
  • What do business interruption policies generally cover?
  • Does standard business interruption insurance provide cover for businesses who are not able to operate due to the effects of COVID-19?
  • Does a ‘notifiable disease’ extension to business interruption cover my business for COVID-19?
  • Are there any other extensions to business interruption that may provide cover?

About Eirlys Jones

Eirlys is the Commercial Director at North Wales Tourism and can be contacted at or connect with her on LinkedIn you can also follow her on Twitter @EirlysJones5