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Scaffolders Insurance

Protect your business and your clients fully with our scaffolding Insurance.

  • Flexible payment by instalments to help you spread the cost
  • Standard cover for scaffolders working on domestic properties up to heights of 15m; insurance can be extended for work at greater heights
  • Cover can be extended to include your poles and boards

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What does scaffolders insurance cover?

What is scaffolders insurance?

Our cover offers public liability insurance for you, your clients and the public. It offers cover for any legal fees and compensation costs from damage or injuries caused during jobs you are undertaking. Our scaffolders liability insurance limits range from £1-10 million.

Covers against damage to buildings, vehicles and property

Our scaffolders insurance provides cover against the risks of working in a public environment and the potential damage that can be caused to vehicles, buildings, and third-party property.

Cover for scaffolding equipment in transit

To allow you flexibility to move your equipment efficiently, we offer cover against theft or damage while your scaffolding equipment is in transit.

Meets statutory requirements for up to ten employees

We can insure you for up to 10 scaffolding staff, and cover remains in place even when someone leaves, automatically insuring new employees. This meets all your legal requirements for employee cover.

Scaffolders Insurance Claims

In the event of a claim please give us a call and we will talk through your claim and help guide you through your next steps in the process.

Need to make a claim?

Call us on:

0344 892 1384

Or email us with:

  • Your policy number
  • A contact number
  • Details of your claim
  • Relevant photos

Scaffolders Insurance Articles & Guides

Get tips and advice from our industry experts to ensure you get the best out of your scaffolders insurance.

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What to do After an Accident at Work

Correctly reporting and documenting accidents in the work place is an important part of your health and safety procedure. In this article you can find a step by step guide on what to do and how it may affect your employers liability insurance.

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A Guide to Public Liability Insurance

Public liability insurance could be the most important cover you have. Not only does it pay out for claims that could otherwise topple a successful business but in many cases not having it would put customers and partners off using your services. Our simple guide looks at the main features and pitfalls.

Scaffolders Insurance FAQs

Can you include general building work in your scaffolders insurance?

Yes general building work to be added into your scaffolders insurance policy. Please enquire for details.

Can you insure scaffolding equipment?

Yes. We can offer full cover for your scaffolding equipment, including protection whilst the scaffold is being put up and taken down, your poles and boards, and your tools.

Can you offer scaffolders insurance for work on commercial and industrial properties?

Yes we can extend your scaffolders insurance to cover commercial and industrial properties. We can also cover you for heights of more than the standard 15m on request; please enquire for details.

Are labour-only scaffolding sub-contractors covered in the same way as direct PAYE staff under the employer’s liability policy?

Yes. We can cover both types of scaffolding employees for the same risks, although it is very important to declare how members of your scaffolding workforce are employed as this will affect how your risks are calculated.

Where can I find more information about Direct Debit?

To help you spread the cost of your premiums, we offer a quick and easy direct debit scheme to spread payment over ten months.

To find out more, please visit our dedicated Direct Debit page.

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