Builders Merchants Insurance

Builders Merchants Insurnace

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Builders Merchants sit at the heart of the construction trade supplying a huge array of products and often have large stock holdings. Through our experience we understand the issues this can cause, for example how stock is managed externally, the risks associated with fork lift truck use and the correct storage of flammable products. There are strategies that can be put into place which can aid in reducing risk and ensure compliance with policy conditions.

Finding the correct Builders Merchants Insurance for your business can be challenging. DPI will navigate our panel of A rated insurers, specialist underwriting agencies and the Lloyds market on your behalf.

We tailor policies to your company’s unique requirements and pay close attention to the detail.  This enables us to align your requirements with a policy that will perform to your expectations should you need to claim.

DPI specialises in arranging insurance for a large volume of wholesalers.  This has afforded us the ability to negotiate preferential rates and specialist covers for our client’s benefit.

Frequently Asked Questions

Whilst no business expects a loss to occur, sometimes through no fault of your own unexpected events such as a fire or flood can take place. Builders Merchants Insurance allows companies to transfer the risk of such events to an insurer in exchange for a competitive premium. This provides peace of mind, financial security and should you have staff, satisfies the legal obligation of employer’s liability.

Here at DPI we understand that no two businesses are alike.  Our specialist team will take the time to fully understand your business and provide a competitive, tailored solution specific to your Builders Merchants Insurance needs.

There are many covers and variations available for Builders Merchants and the appropriate insurance can differ depending on your industry, the product being sold and where you are bringing in the goods from. In order to identify your needs, our experts carry out a detailed fact find to understand your business, assess your risks and pinpoint those you wish to protect.

The options of cover for wholesalers insurance are extensive.  However, there are some core types of insurance that fulfil the basic needs of most businesses that are included within a package:

  • Employers Liability

  • Public Liability

  • Products Liability

  • Business Interruption

  • Material Damage

  • Goods in Transit

To enable our specialist team to provide you with a quote, you can:

  • Call 0161 763 5277 and select option 1, or

  • Complete our online enquiry form at www.dpi-insurance.co.uk, or

  • Talk to us via live chat at www.dpi-insurance.co.uk

A dedicated advisor will then make contact to complete a detailed fact find to understand your business, assess your risks and pinpoint those you wish to protect. This information will then be submitted to the appropriate markets from a large panel of A rated insurers, specialist underwriting agencies and the Lloyds market.

Once we have sourced the most suitable and competitive Builders Merchants Insurance for your needs, you will be provided with a written quote and guided through the quote terms, so that you have complete understanding and peace of mind.

The cost of Builders Merchants Insurance varies depending on many factors. For instance, the type of business, the sums insured, the risk factors associated with the nature of work and the claims history. DPI will work with you to understand your individual business needs and budget to arrange a competitively priced package.

To enable our specialist team to provide you with a quote, you can:

  • Call 0161 763 5277 and select option 1, or

  • Complete our online enquiry form at www.dpi-insurance.co.uk, or

  • Talk to us via live chat at www.dpi-insurance.co.uk

DPI has a dedicated and experienced claims department who are here to provide you with step by step guidance, alleviating any stress or complexity when making a claim. We are committed to ensuring your livelihood is protected and that you receive the best outcome for your business.

It is essential that claims are notified as soon as possible – Find out why on our Claims Guidance page

In order to make a claim on your Builders Merchants Insurance Policy:

  • Call 0161 763 5277 and select option 3 for claims or email claims@dpi-insurance.co.uk

  • Our claims team will then take the time to fully understand your loss

  • The severity of the loss will be established and the claim presented to insurers

  • You will be advised of the information required to make a claim

  • We will liaise with you and insurers in order to facilitate an efficient and prompt route to a satisfactory claim settlement.

Consistently Delivering Excellent Service

Our customers are at the forefront of our business and we are committed to providing the highest level of service possible. For the last three years we have achieved the Feefo Gold Trusted Service Award, with a service rating of at least 4.9/5, meaning that this year we have gained Platinum status. We are delighted to have achieved this award as it is a reflection of our ongoing expert advice and dedication to our customers. We look forward to continuing to provide yet another year of excellent customer service.

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Why choose DPI Insurance?

Customer Service

Ongoing expert advice and friendly customer service year after year at an average service rating of 4.9 out of 5 from independent review site Feefo.

Specialist Extras

DPI Insurance are part of the Purple Partnership and have access to specialist endorsements for a number of our policies, giving our clients extra benefits.

Competitive

We have built up a large client base with our panel of A rated insurers and this relationship provides us with preferential rates on all our insurance quotes.

Tailored

We conduct a detailed fact-find to understand all aspects of your business enabling a policy to be bespoke to your requirements.