Tools, Equipment and Plant

Arbcover tools and equipment insurance covers loss or damage to plant and equipment anywhere in the UK.

Awareness of security and property protection measures can help to reduce claims frequency, the benefit of which is reflected in reduced premiums. Cover can be tailored to meet your requirements, either specific items, or all owned equipment. Theft from unattended vehicles can also be included.

We are able to offer re-instatement (new for old regardless of age or condition) or if you prefer indemnity (based on the market value at the time of loss). Different levels of cover can be chosen for individual items.

Hired in Plant Insurance

Hired in plant insurance covers loss or damage to plant and equipment which is not loaned or borrowed by you but hired in by you, where you are responsible under the terms of hire contract, anywhere in the UK.

The standard single article limit is £75k, although higher limits are available. Cover extends automatically to include the cost of continued hiring charges following an insured loss.

Generally insurers will want to see a good standard of physical security, however, they are flexible and are generally prepared to adjust requirements to suit your individual circumstances. Theft from unattended vehicles can also be included.

Our Forestry Plant and Machinery

Our forestry plant and machinery policy is designed to cover larger items of Forestry plant and machinery such as sky-lines, forestry harvesting and forwarding machines.

Cover is arranged on an “all risks” basis including Fire and Accidental damage for specified machinery anywhere in the UK. Cover is provided on an indemnity (market value) basis due to the range and type of machinery.