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Goods in transit insurance is regarded by many as an essential for businesses in the delivery trades, as well as companies which distribute their own products.

That’s because it covers against the loss of, or damage to goods, whilst they are being transported.

In addition, many companies and local authorities contractually oblige their suppliers to have goods in transit insurance  as a condition of trade.

Made for couriers & hauliers

Designed for both couriers and hauliers, the specialist goods in transit cover we can arrange and administer provides up to £50,000 cover for any one event, or up to £250,000 across up to 10 vehicles vehicles. Protection also extends to property loss or damage when being handled by a sub-contractor.

In addition it will protect you against consequential losses of up to £50,000, including the failure to correctly deliver items.

This A-rated insurance includes European cover as standard to ensure your compliance with compulsory vehicle insurance requirements.

Up to £5,000,000 public liability insurance covers legal liabilities in relation to the death or bodily injury of a third party, or damage to their property, when caused by or in connection with your vehicle.

Up to £10,000,000 employers liability insurance – which is legally required if you employ full, part-time or temporary staff – is also included. This protects you for each and every claim an employee/s may make for a work-related illness or injury.

Combined liability goods in transit insurance cover includes:

  • Loss of, or damage to, goods in transit (up to £50,000 for single vehicles; £250,000 across multiple vehicles -max. 10)
  • Loss of, or damage to, property in the custody of a sub-contractor (up to the current market value)
  • Up to £5m. public liability insurance as standard
  • Up to £10m employers liability insurance as standard
  • European cover as standard
  • Damage to chains, packing materials, tarpaulins, trailer curtains, webbing straps and similar
  • Legal expenses insurance (claimants costs and expenses for which you are legally liable and indemnified)
  • Goods in temporary vehicle (cover for foods whilst in a temporary replacement vehicle)
  • Drivers personal effects (whilst in a vehicle belonging to your business)

Policy administered by Principal Insurance Ltd. and underwritten by Accelerant Insurance Ltd. Terms, conditions, limits and exclusions apply. Please ask our commercial insurance advisors for details. 

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