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Haulage insurance and Logistics insurance

Haulage insurance solutions for owner-drivers and fleet operators 

Whether you’re operating throughout the continent, or a smaller specialist haulier serving the local area, we want to ensure you have the right protection.

  • Protect your operation, liabilities and assets
    With clients relying on your services and your ability to deliver, if your vehicles are out of action, you're not earning.

  • Get access to much needed funds and advice
    You need to know that if the unexpected strikes, your insurance policy can help you remain operational.

  • Remain competitive to the market
    Benefit from a data-led and analytical approach to insurance. We can benchmark your premium and claims performance, providing insight into the competitiveness of your insurance programme.

Vehicles we can cover

  • All types of HGVs and specialist vehicles
  • Refrigerated vehicles
  • Heavy haulage / abnormal loads
  • Trailers - all types
  • Tippers, tankers and recovery vehicles
  • Fork lifts, skip lorries and car transporters.

Haulage insurance policies you can rely on

Competitive, comprehensive and tailored to you, our cover for hauliers can include:

  • Motor vehicles
  • Goods in transit/cargo
  • Storage and hazardous goods
  • Contingency cover for sub-contractors
  • Personal accident and illness
  • Cyber liability
  • Employers’, public and directors’ & officers’ liability
  • Property cover
  • Personal accident illness and travel cover
  • Claims assistance/preparation cover

More than a logistics insurance broker

The whole Marsh Commercial family is here to help you keep your vehicles, people and cargo protected.

  1. Claims
    Quick and efficient claims reporting to remove the waste and inefficiencies caused by loss. Benefit from 100+ in-house claims advisors and our loss adjustor partners.

  2. Risk management
    Insurers expect to see evidence of effective fleet risk management. Our programmes can help you reduce your premiums, the frequency of accidents and the associated claims.

  3. Employee health and benefits
    Working closely with our colleagues from Mercer UK to unlock real health and well-being for you and your employees.

Commercial vehicle insurance

Save the headache of getting your commercial vehicles insured with a commercial vehicle insurance policy that protects your operations, liabilities and assets

Fleet risk management

Effective fleet risk management can help you to reduce the frequency of accidents and the associated claims. It can also reduce your premiums. Every business is different. A haulier is going to operate differently to a van hire company. Design your own risk programme that minimises your fleet risks.

Trade credit insurance

Non-payment can be a significant risk for any business trading on open credit terms. Trade credit insurance helps mitigate this risk. It can cover any business dealing on credit terms, whether supplying goods, providing services or operating in a contracting environment. 

Cyber Liability Insurance

The reliance your business has on technology has probably grown in recent years. In parallel, the risks faced by businesses relying on technology and data have also increased. We help you to take action, rectify the situation and repair the damage.

Big enough to keep you safe, small enough to care

While part of a world-leading insurance group, Marsh McLennan, we’re proud to be a UK community broker. Join a family of over 3,500 transportation clients and gain a partner you can lean on for the long haul. It's why the average transportation client stays with us for 9+ years.

Here for Jet Plant Hire

Not every business takes a proactive or strategic approach to insurance. However, at JET Plant Hire, it's viewed as a critical factor to success. Find out how we manage risk to secure future growth for our valued clients.

Hauliers and distributors, keep your wheels moving

Effectively manage your fleet and associated risks by protecting your operation, liabilities and assets. Visit the transport hub for the latest tools, templates and guides to help you address your biggest risks and protect your business from the unexpected.

Whatever you transport, however it's transported, we can protect it

Frequently asked questions

Q
What is haulage insurance?
A
Haulage insurance, also known as truck insurance or fleet insurance, is a policy created for your business when using trucks and HGVs. The level of cover depends on how many vehicles you have and their sizes. We can provide cover for vehicles up to 44T as standard, but we are also able to offer specialist cover for larger vehicles.
Q
What's covered by transport and logistics insurance?
A
What we include is completely up to you. We work on getting you the best cover with our insurance partners while we can also provide risk management advice to help reduce claims, and ultimately drive costs down.
Q
Why choose us for hauliers cover?
A
Our local haulage specialists have over 30 years’ experience in meeting the insurance and risk management needs of hauliers. From ex-HGV drivers to transport business owners, we know what the best level of cover is for you. You'll be supported by a team of specialist brokers, who are respected by insurers, with unparalleled market access across all haulage markets. Hauliers usually only hear from their insurers once a year. Depending on your needs we can be there for you up to eight times a year for claims and underwriting reviews, helping save you money and run better as a business.
Q
Do I need any other insurance for my haulage business?
A
Employers' liability insurance is mandatory in UK, this is something we can provide to keep all your insurance under one group policy. We can also provide risk management consulting and training to drive costs down, helping you provide your employees with the best benefits so they stay with you longer.