We are pleased to announce a strategic partnership with Colony Insurance. Colony is an AM Best "A" rated insurance carrier with a financial strength of XII, they are based in Richmond, VA. Colony has given TRS full underwriting and binding authority, greatly speeding up the process of quoting and the issuance of policies and endorsements.
On For-Hire Trucking, the program is targeted to local-intermediate radius risks, small to medium in size, with the ability to write Non Trucking Liability and new ventures.
Colony's broad appetite will afford TRS the opportunity to write both For-Hire and Not-For-Hire in many other classes such as; dump operations, wreckers, ready mix, church/courtesy shuttle, school bus/day care, waste/recyclable haulers, tow trucks, security patrol, driver training schools, contingent lease, contractors, food delivery, specialized delivery and paratransit. We will be writing all of the above mentioned classes in the following states effective immediately; IL, IA, MN, MI and WI.
With Colony's "A" rating, admitted paper, broad coverage forms and broad appetite, they are a perfect and welcome fit with TRS.
TRS teams up with Vanliner Insurance!
We are very pleased to announce that TRS has teamed up with Vanliner Insurance, adding another competitive transportation market with great service that enables Transportation Risk Services to help better serve you and your clients. Vanliner's appetite for transportation risks is 15 or more units, dry van, refrigerated and intermodal (they are not a market for flatbed or dump operations). Coverage may be written with a composite rate on mileage or gross receipts basis with the Liability coverage on symbol 41. Lines of coverage written are Primary Liability, General Liability, Physical Damage, Workers Compensation (subject to writing the Liability) and Umbrella ($10M Capacity). TRS also has access to write Moving and Storage risks with Vanliner, starting at 5 units with the ability to write all necessary coverages required for this class of business including Movers and Warehousemens, Property and Workers Compensation.
Transportation Risk Services, LLC now has the in house expertise to handle all of your Occupational Accident insurance needs including Contingent Liability and in some states small Fleet Owner Work Comp. John A. Brossard, CEBS has joined our firm and brings over 30 years of experience to us. John has held various positions with companies such as AIG, Kemper, The Home Insurance Company and Zurich.
TRS adds Hiscox US to their list of Inland Marine companies!
TRS has added another great non-admitted Inland Marine market to their current list of excellent companies. Hiscox is backed 100% by a Lloyds syndicate with all claims being handled domestically by York Claims. Hiscox has giving York Claims draft authority on handling their claims which enables them to settle claims quickly as they come in. Starting with a $15,000 minimum premium, Hiscox can write, but are not limited to, the following lines of coverage: Motor Truck Cargo, Vehicle Physical Damage, Property, Warehouse Legal Liability, Cranes and Riggers, Mobile and Construction Equipment, Railroads, just to name a few. Certain coverages can be packaged together and combined deductibles can be offered.
Transportation Risk Services, LLC now has the in house expertise to handle all of your Professional Liability, EPLI, D&O and Data Breach and Security Accounts. Larry Paul has joined TRS and brings over 30 years of experience to help us serve your clients. Our markets include Markel, AIU, Crum and Forster, HISCOX US, RLI to mention a few. Appetite includes most exposures.
Transportation Risk Services, LLC can help you place all your Group Accident Insurance needs including, but not limited to: Group Travel Accident, Basic and Voluntary AD&D, Student Sports coverage, Short Term Trip, Short Term Global Medical, Volunteer and Participant Accident Coverage, Occupational Accident for Motor Carriers and other Independent Contractors, Corporate Aircraft, War Risk, Specialized coverage's for banks including credit card programs, thank you AD&D coverage and other specialty plans. If it's Accident insurance we can help.
Markel opens up all products offered to TRS!
Whether it is transportation related or not, TRS now has access to all of the many great products that Markel has to offer. With this opening up of additional product lines with Markel, TRS is now better able to help you and your clients with other areas of their operations. Some of the many lines of coverage we now have access to are: Miscellaneous Professional Liability, EPL, Data Breach & Security, Tenant Discrimination, Product Liability, Taxi Cab Liability and Environmental just to name a few. If there is a product line you have interest in, a product you think they may offer or have heard they may be coming out with, please don't hesitate to call us and find out. Make TRS your one stop shop for all things Markel!
Transportation Risk Services, LLC now has the in house expertise to handle all of your Product Liability Accounts. We have the ability to write difficult product liability exposures including those with losses, stand alone or as part of the comprehensive general liability policy. Our appetite includes:
- Hard to place products liability
- Foods, herbals, neutraceuticals
- Drugs, chemicals, medical equipment and instruments
- Auto parts, machinery, equipment and supplies
- Toys, infant care items, sporting goods
- Metals and raw materials
- Explosives and weapons
- Will consider most risks including
- Startup companies and new products
- Risks with claim activity
- Non renewed accounts
Mexican Truck Drivers:
TRS now has the ability to provide Motor Truck Cargo, General Liability and Trailer Interchange coverage for Mexican Truckers while driving in the USA. These coverages, underwritten through Lloyds, are a great way for drivers with a CDL from Mexico to be properly covered while hauling in the United States.
Canadian Owner Operators:
Do any of your US based clients use Canadian Owner Operators? If the answer is yes, you might want to take a look at our Non Trucking Liability product specifically for Owner Operators with a Canadian CDL that are leased onto a trucking company based in the United States.
New Motor Truck Cargo market:
TRS is pleased to announce a new partnership with Great American Insurance. Through Great American, TRS will be able to provide you with Motor Truck Cargo, Trailer Interchange, Contingent Cargo, Property, Contractors Equipment, and Builders Risk. With in house underwriting authority, TRS can provide you with quick turn around at competitive prices!
TRS teams up with RLI:
TRS is happy to announce a partnership with RLI Transportation, an A+ Superior rated company. Through a wholesale appointment TRS can provide you and your insured's with a complete comprehensive package including Liability limits up to $2M, General Liability, Physical Damage, Trailer Interchange, and Motor Truck Cargo for up 19 units. RLI is a market for the following types of risks; dry van, refrigerated, auto haulers, expedited freight delivery, dry tank, flatbed, and intermodal.