Comprehensive Freight Liability insurance covering your client's contractual liability for loss or damage to their customers' goods in transit. It’s suited to all UK domiciled carriers and bailees, including hauliers, warehouse-keepers, couriers and freight forwarders. And, it’s also flexible with a number of optional extensions to cater for individual business needs.
Online quotes available for simple risks
Cover your clients and protect their liability through our online platform Fast Trade
Local branch underwriters
Our local underwriters are available by email or phone to discuss more complex cases
Proactive claims service
Including a fast-track facility for claims up to £3,000
Why Aviva Freight?
Cover can be provided for:
- Limited/Specified Contractual - e.g. Road Haulage Association (RHA), British International Freight Association (BIFA), Freight Transport Association (FTA) and UK Warehouse Keepers Association (UKWKA)
- Statutory Liability - CMR Convention, Hague-Visby Rules, International Air Transport Association (ATA)
- All Risks Liability
- Common Law Liability
- Quick online quote and buy process for simple risks, supported by Live Chat for any queries
- Legal liability for loss or damage to customers' goods - up to £500k any one occurrence
- Up to £50,000 for loss or damage to containers which are not your clients' property
- Unlimited legal defence costs for claims made against the business under the policy (with our agreement)
- Up to £250k any one occurrence of financial loss due to physical loss or damage of the customer's goods, delay or accidental mis-delivery
Also includes cover for:
- Personal effects of your clients' drivers up to £1k
- Own Goods - unlimited cover for sheets/ropes and up to £25k any one occurrence of loss or damage to client's own property
- Debris Removal
- Temporarily stored goods in the course of transit - max 30 days
- Goods in the custody or control of subcontractors
- Unwitting CMR - to a maximum limit of £350k per occurrence
- Loss or damage to trailer curtains - limit £1k per incident and £2.5k per period of insurance.
Optional cover also available for:
- Temperature Controlled Goods
- Errors and Omissions
We recognise the impact a claim can have on your client's business, and aim to get things back to normal as quickly as possible.
You can find out more about our claims process by visiting Our Claims Service page.
Flexible motor policy for businesses that have between 1 and 12 business vehicles.
For motor trade businesses with a need for asset, revenue, liabilities and/or road risks protection.
Catering for small and large businesses within a variety of industry sectors.
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