Transit insurance coverage covers inventory or other merchandise shipped by the seller, which has not yet been received and accepted by the purchaser. In its most basic sense, it is intended to protect both parties during the exchange of goods and is becoming increasingly important for effective ecommerce business models where items are sold in […]
When preparing for a move, you’ll probably consider transferring your homeowners or renters insurance to your new address. But what about getting moving insurance for when your precious items are being taken from point A to point B?
Arguably it is at this time that your items are most vulnerable and could suffer damage of some […]
Are you moving this year? When looking for the right moving company to help you with this task, there are a few things that can help you make a good decision. One of these is to properly understand the international moving insurance market and what kind of cover your moving company can offer you.
If you […]
If your business buys or sells goods internationally, you may need business shipping insurance. This will cover your company from loss or damage to property during transit to or from the UK and a foreign nation.
Many businesses take out this type of insurance to safeguard their operations from both loss of property and reputational damage. […]
There are a number of reliable shipping services that handle transportation of goods between different locations globally. Some of these include DHL, FedEx and UPS. While packages and shipments sent with these carriers are typically handled with diligence, there is always the risk of your goods being damaged or lost.
This could be a result of […]
Embarking on a move abroad is an exciting event. Whether you’ve landed your dream job and are heading over for a solo adventure, or packing up your home and taking your whole family, there’s no doubt that moving abroad is an amazing experience.
Having said this, the logistics of such a decision can be extremely complex. […]
Freight liability insurance is a popular form of cover for many freight forwarders, carriers and warehouse keepers. Essentially, it provides legal liability protection for the loss and damage of goods when transported in freight by air, sea, road or rail.
The specific coverage you’ll get will depend on various local and international laws as well as […]
Many people wonder why they should use the services of an insurance broker in this digital age, since it is a simple matter to log on to one of the assorted meerkats that are ever-present on the television and get a comparison of several different products. These services don’t cost anything and claim to save […]
When you are a business that is transporting goods that belong to another company or individual, you are legally responsible for taking care of those goods to the best of your ability.
Now the fact is that the vast majority of goods that are shipped, whether by road, sea, air, or rail, do arrive safely at […]
Moving home can always be an exciting experience. It can rather depend where you are moving to, since you may be moving only a mile or two because your family has expanded, so you will still be in the same town using the same shops and seeing the same friends. You might be moving to […]