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Our drylining contractors Essentials package includes Public Liability insurance and cover for Financial Loss.
Our Classic package builds on the Essentials by offering Professional Indemnity cover as well as Accidental Death and Tools cover.
Our most popular option, the Plus package builds on the Classic by further adding Personal Accident cover, which can be increased based on your needs.
Looking for extra insurances for your building work? We have a list of optional extras to give you the cover you need:
Dry lining contractors understand the importance of specialist insurance to protect themselves, their equipment and customers from accidents in the workplace. As well as giving you peace of mind to get on with your job, many companies and trade associations require evidence of public liability insurance. We’ve developed a unique combined liability insurance policy with Zurich Insurance – giving you the comfort of backing from one of the biggest names in the insurance world.
Our Public Liability product is designed to be flexible, meeting the different needs of sole traders to businesses with turnovers of up to £3 million and up to 15 employees. We offer 3 products, tailored to reflect different insurance requirements. We work with more than 70 trades, from dry lining contractors, to painters and decorators, so we know you need insurance policies that suit your specific business.
Essentials is a self employed dry-lining contractors Public Liability policy which provides you with cover with limits of £1 million, £2 million and £5 million. If you have up to 15 employees or labour only sub-contractors, £10 million of Employers’ Liability cover is included with all our Public Liability policies. In addition to this, we offer a range of optional extensions including Hired-In plant, Owned plant, Contract Works and Jury Service (applicable to the policyholder only).
If you want broader cover, Classic extends Essentials by including £1,000 of Tools cover for the policyholder. This cover is effective 24 hours a day, anywhere in the UK, and includes overnight thefts from your van - following a violent and forcible break in to your locked vehicle. If necessary, cover can be extended up to £15,000. Classic also includes £100,000 of Professional Indemnity insurance.
Our widest level of cover is our Plus product which includes Personal Accident - designed to pay a weekly sum if you’re unable to work as the result of an accident at work.
At Trade Direct we have a unique combined liability insurance policy with Zurich Insurance – giving you the comfort of knowing you have the backing of one of the biggest names in the insurance world. You won’t find this policy anywhere else on the market.
Our team knows that not all construction contractors are the same. We work with more than 70 trades from dry-lining contractors to electricians and window cleaners, so we know that you need an insurance policy that suits your specific business requirements.
To obtain a dry lining contractors quote, click on the red “Get a quote” button above, call us on 0800 0280 380 where one of our friendly and professional team will help, or find other ways to contact us via our Contact Us page.
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