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Run by Vets,
for Vets

We are a mutual insurance company run by experienced veterinary surgeons on behalf of the veterinary profession.

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VetSafe

Protecting patients, clients and clinicians from professional errors.

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A Member, not just a Customer

We work hard to uphold your personal and practice reputation.

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The Veterinary Defence Society is a mutual insurance company, run by experienced veterinary surgeons on behalf of the veterinary profession.

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We insure the practising profession against the effects of claims of negligence.

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We ensure each case is handled by a vet colleague experienced in claims management.

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We defend reputations against claims and offer compensation when appropriate.

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We protect you against claims of veterinary negligence, with human injury cover included.

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We provide legal representation at criminal and disciplinary hearings.

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We help our members develop through advice and guidance, publications and training.

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Manage your policy online

Whether you renewed online or via our paper proposal form, practice Super Users can use our online policy management system throughout the year to keep your details up to date.

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