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Tools insurance

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Very competitive price and easy to use site. Nice layout, easy to complete. Highly recommended.

Stuart Kohon
Feefo Gold Trusted Service Award 2019

What is tools insurance?

Tools insurance is designed to protect your tools against loss or damage. If tools are your livelihood, it should be easy to get the cover you need for them. If you want tools insurance for your portable powered and non-powered hand-held tools, we have the solution.

Get a quote for up to £15,000 tools through Toolsinsuranceonline, a sister company of Trade Direct Insurance. Our standalone Tools policy is backed by Zurich - one of the biggest names in insurance.

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Product features

  • Choose an amount from £1,000 to £15,000 – freedom to pick whatever suits your needs
  • 24 hours a day cover – sleep easy knowing your tools are protected
  • European Union cover – in case you need to travel with your tools
  • Covers portable powered and non-powered hand held tools

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Why choose us?

  • We have over 30 years selling trade insurance
  • For tradesmen who run their own business, and those who couldn’t do their job without their tools
  • A policy backed by Zurich – a name you can rely on
  • A standalone tools policy, you only need to buy the cover you need
Builder with power tool

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