HGV Insurance


Telematics and carbon emissions

Telematics and carbon emissions There is a happy coincidence between universal efforts to reduce the volume of carbon emissions and the new technology of telematics which exists to help in that quest. There is not only widespread excitement and enthusiasm for the way in which telematics may help make heavy goods vehicle more efficient –…

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How to make a claim on your policy

How to make a claim on your policy When you are buying lorry or van insurance, you are doing so not only because the law requires that you have at least the minimum level of cover but also to protect the interests of your haulage business. Central to those interests is the importance of keeping…

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Why compare lorry insurance?

Why compare lorry insurance? There are essentially two very good reasons why you might want to compare lorry insurance: getting the cover that is most suitable for your HGV operations, and buying it at a competitive price. It might be worth looking at each of these reasons a little more closely: Suitable cover … according…

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Operating your HGV throughout the winter

Operating your HGV throughout the winter It’s not over yet. The very dead of winter may have been passed, for this year at least – but it is by no means over. The months ahead may still bring their fair share of snow, ice, floods and high winds – all of which make driving conditions…

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How to get suitable HGV cover

How to get suitable HGV cover Before looking at how to get, it might be helpful to ask just what is suitable HGV cover. The deceptively simple and apparently straight forward answer is probably going to be that suitable insurance for your heavy goods vehicle is the cover that most appropriately meets the needs and…

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Can you get an online quote for HGV Insurance?

Can you get an online quote for HGV Insurance? In this day and age, there are very few goods or services which it is not possible to research and to buy online. HGV insurance is no exception and there are a number of ways you might use the internet in order to shop around, get…

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How to make savings on your HGV Insurance costs

How to make savings on your HGV Insurance costs If you operate a heavy goods vehicle, or HGV, it needs to be insured – that is a legal requirement. But HGV insurance costs money that your business is likely to be able to afford only sparingly. The answer, therefore, may lie in meeting your legal…

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What is haulage insurance?

Haulage is typically defined as the carriage of another person’s or company’s goods for hire and reward. If this is the principal activity of your business, you may want to give serious consideration to the need for haulage insurance. The haulage industry The haulage industry plays a significant role in the UK economy by ensuring…

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Benefits of HGV Insurance

Benefits of HGV Insurance If you are going to use a Heavy Goods Vehicle on the roads or other public space, the law demands that you have a minimum level of third party insurance. Whilst insurance may be something you have little choice but to arrange, are there any benefits that come to you in…

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Looking for HGV Insurance

Looking for HGV Insurance Heavy Goods Vehicles (HGVs) may be used for a whole variety of purposes which may be broadly categorised by the following use categories adopted by insurers: haulage insurance – the insurance necessary for an HGV to be used for the carriage of goods for hire or reward or in other words…

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