Working at height usually subjects scaffolders to a unique set of risks. Our specialist team will work with you to ensure your scaffolding insurance will help keep you protected against the range of risks you and your team face.
Health and safety regulations
Ensuring your business is competent and compliant with Health and Safety Legislation
Risks to the public
Scaffolding is regarded as a high risk trade and public liability cover ensures you have indemnity over negligent acts which can cause third party bodily injury or property damage
Type of work
Premiums can be mitigated by detailing the type of work undertaken, i.e. premiums for low level domestic risks may be reduced compared with scaffolding required for large or high risk commercial premises.
Why do you need specialist scaffolding insurance?
There are many risk factors involved when working in the scaffolding industry working at heights is usually one of the daily risks.
Before starting any job, you would check you had all the right equipment for the work you need to do. Likewise your insurance policy should be fully equipped to match your needs.
With our dedicated team, you’ll enjoy personal service and bespoke advice looking at the wider risks in your business to help prevent problems from escalating. However, if it came to the point where you have a claim, you can be assured we’ll stand shoulder to shoulder with you to achieve the best possible outcome for you.
Usual types of cover
Working with our team you will be able to set up a policy which not only suits your personal preferences, but have the opportunity to choose from a variety of key covers including: