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Construction Site Insurance

Get Construction Site Insurance through Jensten Insurance Brokers.

What is Construction Site Insurance?

Employees, contractors, surveyors and the public could be at risk at sites managed by you and should be protected by the right insurance cover. There are many risks in the construction industry, not only from injury but also from theft of tools and machinery and damage to property.

Construction site insurance will cover a wide range of risks, providing you with the peace of mind that your business is protected by its policy. The right advice is critical to ensure that your risks are adequately protected.

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What does Construction Site Insurance cover?

No matter what your trade, having the correct insurance cover is vital. Our skilled team will arrange a policy which suits you and the risks you face during your work. We’ll identify key areas of cover and ensure you’re adequately protected.

Contract Works

This covers the value of the work being carried out prior to completion of the contract. It insures the works against accidental loss, damage, or destruction.

Employers’ Liability Insurance (EL insurance)

EL – is a legal requirement if you have any staff, full-time, part-time or contracted. EL insurance protects employers’ from compensation claims from their employees should a claim be made against them for loss or injury at work. Your policy must have a minimum of £5m cover, with £10m being the industry standard.

Owned and hired in plant insurance

should any plant equipment you own or hire be lost, stolen, or damaged, this can cover replacement/ongoing hire fees.

Personal Accident Insurance

Covers both loss of earnings and medical costs which arise from a serious injury sustained at work – up to your chosen level of cover.

Product Liability Insurance

If products you use or recommend cause damage or harm, you can face claims for compensation. Product liability insurance will cover any pay-outs should a claim prove successful.

Professional Indemnity Insurance

Commonly known as PI insurance, offers financial protection should a client sue you if you give poor advice or do something that results in financial or reputational losses.

Public Liability Insurance

Public liability insurance protects you if a member of the public suffers an injury or if any of their property is damaged because of your business. It can cover legal costs and any compensation claims, if your business is found to be at fault.

Tools Insurance

Covers damage to tools belonging to employees, principals, partners, or directors from loss or theft.

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Find the right Construction Site Insurance for you

Our team of expert brokers, will support you to be confident in the fact that, in any unfortunate events, you claim will be dealt with in a respectful and efficient manner. We’ll aim to provide you and your business with the information you need to continue your construction project with tailored protection.

For more information on construction site insurance or structural engineering insurance, simply get in touch with the team. Alternatively, you can request a call back. Our team will be more than happy to discuss your policy needs and answer any queries you may have.

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Construction Site Insurance

Construction site insurance is a type of insurance that covers the properties being built, the equipment, and the  liability of the insured party for damage caused to third parties. It can protect the assets and employees on the job site, as well as the clients and the completed operations.

Construction site insurance may include different cover depending on the type and scope of the work you carry out.