Goods in Transit (Carriers)

Goods in Transit (Carriers)

Goods in transit (carriers) insurance provides the carrier with the ability to have commercial settlements made to their customers for loss or damage to their goods or livestock from an insured event at the carrier’s request, irrespective of their liability. If the carrier chooses not to accept the customer’s claim, the policy remains in force, with agreed legal costs covered, should the carrier elect at a later time to accept the claim.

This cover is available to all carriers – there is no requirement for the carrier to issue consignment notes or operate under other contracts of carriage.

This policy offers two levels of cover:

Defined events cover can be optionally extended to cover:

Features and benefits

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