Who needs Good in Transit Insurance?
Goods in Transit Courier Insurance does what it says on the tin, it covers the goods that you’re transporting against loss, theft, and damage. If you’re a courier or work in the haulage industry, then you will probably need goods and transit insurance, especially if the cargo you carry isn’t yours.
1st Choice understand that a Good in Transit Insurance (GIT Insurance) isn’t just for Couriers, but may also be required for the following:
… basically, if you move any goods from point A to point B in a vehicle, then you need Goods and Transit Insurance.
So, is goods in transit insurance a legal requirement?
Good in transit insurance is NOT required by law, but realistically any businesses offering haulage or courier services, delivering their own stock to customers or removal services would benefit greatly from making sure they have it. The cost of replacing any goods that are lost or damaged whilst in your care, could be disastrous to your business. Not to mention that also, lots of customers insist on you having suitable insurance coverage for their goods, so it can become a tricky affair to win contracts if you don’t have goods in transit courier insurance in place.
It would also be sensible for those in the motor trade and vehicle recovery business to take out goods and transit insurance cover, as they could be wanting to transport expensive business equipment and parts, new vehicles to be sold or even client’s vehicles that in for repair that would all need to be protected.
Why 1st Choice for Good in Transit Insurance?
At 1st Choice Insurance, our team will use their specialist knowledge of the market to ensure you get the goods and transit insurance cover you need at the right price. To get competitive quotes from our panel of insurers, we’ll ask you a series of quick questions about your business and the cover you require, then we’ll review the options available and advise you which ones might be most suitable. We’ll also explain any optional or extra costs to you, to ensure you have all the facts before taking out cover.
We work with some of the biggest insurance companies in the industry, we have access to a wide range of suitable cheap goods in transit insurance policies, we can offer quick quotations, documentation straight into your inbox and sometimes immediate coverage. Why look anywhere else?
Get a competitive GIT Insurance quote today
1st Choice are a trusted commercial insurance brokerage providing broker services across the UK for nearly 10 years. We’re fully independent, which means we’re not tied to any specific providers or corporations, so you can rest assured that our advice is unbiased and we’re looking out for you and your business first. If you’re looking for Cheap Goods in Transit Insurance cover, 1st Choice Insurance is here to help. Call our friendly, experienced team on 01743 770 500 for a no-obligation Goods and Transit Insurance quote or use our Get a Quote Form to request a call back.