Cargo Insurance

This insurance covers cargo being hauled for risks of physical damage. Cargo with low values traveling up to intermediate distances is relatively easy to place and is written freely. However, insurance on larger trucks carrying more expensive merchandise or hazardous cargo over long distances may be available only from underwriting specialists. Commodities difficult to place include highly valued breeding animals, bullion, money, precious metals, securities, fine arts and jewelry, cotton, eggs in shells, explosives, mobile homes, hazardous materials, race horses and show animals. Coverage is usually written for the value of the cargo and is available through the following markets:

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