Hazmat is the most regulated type of freight you can haul. If you ship hazmat, you need to make sure you follow all the rules. Not just for the obvious reason, which is safety, but also to keep your insurance rates as low as possible. Hazmat insurance is not cheap, and you will need to have more in liability insurance than truckers who haul other types of cargo. In fact, it also may be wise to add-on Med Pay insurance.
Here are some types of cargo that are considered hazmat:
When you look for hazmat insurance, it’s better to shop around as rates vary greatly from one insurance provider to another. The most convenient way to do it is contact a truck insurance agency to get quotes for you. An independent agent will help you get coverage that will make most sense in your situation. He or she will contact various insurance providers for you to get the best offer and save you time and money.
At Progressive Truck Insurance we have a lot of experience writing hazmat policies. Our agents know all the ins and outs of hazmat coverages, exclusions and endorsements. We understand that this kind of insurance is not the cheapest, so we will do our best to get you the lowest rates. We can combine policies from different insurance carriers in order to get the most affordable option for you. With Progressive Truck Insurance you will get the policy that is both low priced and reliable. We will be able to help you even if your driving record is not clean!
Get free hazmat insurance quotes from us by requesting them online on our website or calling our office during normal business hours. Our agents will be happy to help you!