Insurer Fiducia has launched a combined liability insurance product targeting “well managed” hauliers and warehouse operators. Leeds-based Fiducia said the new insurance scheme would complement its freight liability for goods in transit insurance product. “Our broker partners have been asking us for this as they want one point of contact for employers liability/public liability/goods in transit cover, and it is something we are in a position to provide and meet those needs,” said underwriter David Heeney “This is very much […]
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Goods-in-transit insurance could become more difficult, more restrictive and more expensive for cross-Channel operators in light of the increasing problem of loads being spoiled by stowaways, a loss adjuster has warned.
Average truck operating costs have risen by a massive 75% since September 2000 while reported haulage rates were only 23% higher in July 2013 than back then, new cost figures from the RHA have shown.