Plumbers insurance FAQs
Questions and answers that relate to plumbers insurance, including what it is designed to cover, levels of cover that are available, where insurance applies, and information about No Claims Discounts. This information is supplied as a guide only and, if you have any questions or doubts, give our experts a call on 0800 0280 380.
What is plumbers' insurance?
What insurance do I need as a plumber?
Having the right insurance cover for your plumbing business can help protect you against the unexpected cost of a wide range of problems such as accidents or theft . However, knowing what and how much for your trade can be difficult, especially with so much jargon in use.
What insurance should a plumber have?
If you work as a plumber, it’s important to ensure your business is correctly set up with the right insurance. If you are confused about what you need, this post will help explain exactly what insurance you should have.
Is a plumber liable for water damage in the UK?
However careful you are, sometimes things go wrong when you’re working as a plumber. What happens if, as a result of your work, there’s a leak at a client’s house? Are you liable for any water damage?
What does plumbing insurance cover?
If you work as a plumber, whether self-employed or as a limited company, you should consider whether you have the correct insurances. The type of insurance you need and what your plumbing insurance covers will depend on your unique circumstances.
How much does plumbers’ insurance cost?
For plumbers operating as a limited company or sole trader, correct insurance is an essential part of running your business and ensuring you are compliant.
Full details of our Terms & Conditions, Limits, Excesses and Policy Exclusions can be found in our policy wordings. These guides refer to our Tradesman's Insurance policy. Trade Direct do not offer advice relating to insurance, and you need to ensure that insurance you choose meets your demands and needs.