Manufacturing and Engineering Insurance

Insurance that protects your business can be simple to arrange, even when your risks are not.

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A tailored solution to make sure your business is protected.

Businesses in manufacturing and engineering have their own set of complex processes and associated risks. A one size fits all approach to insurance could leave you exposed and under-insured should the unforeseen occur.

With more than 40 years’ experience working with businesses across a wide range of industries, we have gained in depth understanding of the challenges in your sector. Whether your business specialises in pharmaceuticals, plastics, printing, computers or the automotive industry, we can help arrange the tailored insurance you need to make sure your business is protected.

Standard Covers

  • Contents.

  • Stock.

  • Tenants improvements.

  • Business interruption.

  • Money.

  • Employers liability.

  • Good in transit.

Optional Covers

  • Terrorism.

  • Marine.

  • Deterioration of stock.

  • Engineering breakdown and statutory inspections.

  • Management liability.

  • Cyber insurance.

  • Product recall.

  • Intellectual property.

  • Corporate travel insurance.

  • Motor fleet insurance.

  • Key person.

  • Private medical.

Manufacturing and Engineering Insurance from Ashley Page

Our priority is to work closely with you to understand your business operations, processes, challenges and risks. As your trusted adviser, we will offer you independent, expert guidance on the types and levels of cover you need, negotiating with insurers on your behalf to secure a cost effective solution that provides the protection you need.

We will review:

  • General commercial covers - from property, contents, stock and money, to more specialist covers such as marine cargo and product recall.
  • Liability insurances - making sure you have the right level of employers, public and products liability cover.
  • Business interruption - we will work with you to check you have the level and length of cover required to ensure your business recover from a major loss - for instance a fire or flood.

In addition, we can offer enhanced policy wordings to cover risks like deterioration of stock, goods in transit, seasonal stock increases, and risks associated with floating stock cover over multi sites or storage sites.


Risk Management from Ashley Page

Our insurance solutions go hand in hand with support, advice and guidance on how best to manage your risks, which can also help to reduce your premiums. For instance, we will:

  • Evaluate claims to identify patterns and provide proactive risk management advice to help minimise risk exposures.
  • Provide risk management advice, health & safety checklists and toolkits to help further reduce risk.


Ongoing Support: Help from Placement to Claims

Our focus on operating as your in-house broker means we will always be on hand to offer advice and support when you need it:

  • A dedicated account manager will be your first point of call for help with risk management and insurance.
  • Regular reviews will make sure your insurance arrangements keep up with the changing needs of your business.
  • We’ll help to minimise the impact of a loss - supporting your efforts to put in place disaster recovery plans, providing insurer toolkits and putting you in touch with specialist help if required.
  • You’ll get dedicated claims support - we’ll always be in your corner, offering responsive advice and support when you need it most.
Get a quote +44 (0) 20 8349 5100

Our Manufacturing and Engineering Experience

We have more than 40 years’ experience working closely with businesses in the manufacturing and engineering industry and providing expert advice and protection for businesses of all shapes and sizes. Using this knowledge, we provide a wide range of relevant and tailored insurance solutions for this sector, including:

  • Precision engineers insurance.
  • Plastic manufacturing insurance.
  • Manufacturing insurance.
  • Commercial combined insurance.
  • Bakery insurance.

Find out how we could help protect your business today.

Related FAQs

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Why do I need my Employer Reference Number (ERN) when I take out an insurance policy?

If you require employers liability and your business is not exempt from holding a HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) Employer Reference Number (ERN), you’ll need to provide us with your ERN. Insurers need to give employers liability insurance policy details including, where appropriate, your ERN, to the Employers' Liability Tracing Office (ELTO) who will add the details to their electronic database. The database helps people who have suffered injury or disease at work in the UK to quickly and easily find the insurance company which was providing employers liability insurance at the time their injury or disease was sustained.

What is an engineering policy and do I require one?

There is a statutory requirement to perform periodic inspections on certain types of plant or equipment. An engineering policy will provide access to and cover the cost of professional inspection services, and can be extended to provide sudden and unforeseen damage cover including breakdown. If you own or operate equipment that requires regular inspection, you may need engineering cover. Examples of plant or equipment requiring regular inspection include: lifts, forklifts, power presses, exhaust ventilation plant, stored air or steam pressure, plant fitted with hydraulics, chains, wires or ropes.

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