Whether you are in warehousing or groupage, freight forwarding or the courier sector, you are operating in a world in which the claims culture is rife. Having a big liability claim hit your business could be a massive financial blow, which is why you need to get the right protection in place, through liability insurance.

Our Gauntlet haulage team can offer freight liability protection and employers liability and public liability insurance in the fields of: 

  • Road haulage
  • Warehousing
  • Freight forwarding 

Our liability cover breaks down into: 

  • All risks liability
  • Common law liability
  • Contractual liability defined by clients’ standard trading conditions (STC)
  • Statutory liability
  • Clerical errors and omissions
  • Financial loss for which your clients are liable following the loss of, or damage to, goods in their custody 

Components that can be covered include: 

  • Loss of use of trailer
  • Commercial considerations in respect of claims
  • Debris removal
  • Own equipment
  • Hired-in equipment
  • Personal effects
  • Temperature-controlled goods 

The benefits of using Gauntlet include: 

  • No time-consuming proposal forms to complete for UK and European over
  • Flexible contract conditions
  • Health & Safety consultancy that can help you prevent liability claims before they happen, or ensure they never happen again
  • Inclusion of a profit bonus clause within the arranged cover
  • The ability to draw on the vast experience of our team
  • Cover for all carriage conditions including RHA, FTA, UK and Full CMR, BIFA and Storage Conditions (RHA/UKWA)
  • The arrangement of special contract cover
  • The negotiation of uplifted limits of liability 

Gauntlet will tailor your cover to suit your needs, so you receive a bespoke policy totally focused on your business and its protection needs.  Don’t gamble on not being held liable for something, when you can pick up the phone, call 0113 244 8686 and get it covered.