Offer to buy RSA

You might have seen that an offer has been made by a consortium of two companies to buy RSA. This does not change the way you deal with us at the moment. All policies, claims and other interactions with us will continue the same as before.

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Insurance for goods in transit

Transit insurance to cover goods for a wide range of trades – from builders, carpenters and similar tradespeople to manufacturing businesses transporting their products and goods around the UK.

For equipment and goods

Transit eSolutions covers the following materials, tools and equipment transported in vehicles. It can also cover goods despatched by businesses with third-party carriers, road carriers and by post.

Keep moving

Tailored to meet the needs of small businesses and tradespeople, this product helps keep businesses moving in the event of their property being damaged or lost while in transit.

The RSA difference

Cogs Magenta

Deep expertise

Our team has years of experience in marine insurance – covering everything from UK-based SME cargo to complex global operations.

Network Magenta

Products designed for needs

We designed our marine insurance products to meet the specific demands of the industry – so you only ever get the cover you need.

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Effective risk management

Helping businesses manage their risks lies at the heart of RSA: we work with businesses of all kinds to put them in the best possible position.

Business appetite

See the types of business we target, and the risk parameters we use.

  • Examples we target and are at our most competitive in include:

    • Tradespeople
    • Small and medium-sized businesses
    • UK-domiciled risks, operating in the UK
    • Sole traders to large companies
    • Ability to provide flexible cover and limits

    Risks we don’t write – or write only rarely as a small part of a wider portfolio – include:

    • Market traders, door-to-door sales, party sales, sales representatives, entertainers, household/office removals
    • Mobile shops, mechanics, breakdown/vehicle recovery
    • Bullion, precious metals, household and personal effects, mobile phones
    • Haulage contractors (refer to Haulage eSolutions)
    • European or worldwide movements (refer to Cargo eSolutions)

An expert claims service

A team of specialists

When things go wrong, you get a highly experienced team on the case, working to minimise disruption and get things back on track quickly.

A global network

Our marine claims adjusters work with a global network of claims agents and surveyors – so we can respond fast, wherever the claim is.

A strong partnership

We work closely with you and all parties involved, moving the claim to resolution as quickly as possible.

Downloads and documents

View and download policies, fact sheets and more.

Get a quote online

Log in to RSA online and select Haulage eSolutions to get a quote.

Got a question?

If you have any questions about this product, get in touch with our specialist underwriting team.

Alison Latham

Marine Senior Underwriting Assistant

DD 0161 333 8636 alison.latham@uk.rsagroup.com

Nicola Mawdsley

Marine Senior Underwriting Assistant

DD 0161 333 8640 nicola.mawdsley@uk.rsagroup.com

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