Highland Insurance Solutions Announces Launch of Contractors Equipment Coverage

13 May 2019

Highland Insurance Solutions today announced the launch of a new Contractors Equipment product designed to provide the trusted and comprehensive coverage contractors need to protect their valuable equipment. The new and modern policy form offers broad protection and the convenience of scheduled or blanket reporting coverage.

Highland Insurance Solutions, a subsidiary of Tokio Marine Kiln, is a leading managing general agent that offers a broad suite of insurance products and specialty risk management solutions tailored to the needs of today’s construction industry. Since launching a Builders Risk program in 2015, Highland has enhanced its offerings and grown the company’s annual written premium to more than $100 million.

“We’re excited to expand our capabilities with our new Contractors Equipment product,” said Rick Girden, President of Highland’s Construction Division. “Our simplified policy form is clear and easy to understand, and backed by the same underwriting expertise and unrivaled customer service that our broker partners have come to know and expect.”

Highland’s Contractors Equipment coverage features include:

  • Up to $10 million loss limits
  • $5,000 minimum premium
  • No co-insurance penalties
  • Automatic replacement cost coverage on equipment five years or newer
  • Blanket loss payee language built into form for fast certificate issuance

Target classes for the coverage include:

  • General Contractors
  • Street and Road, Including Batch Plants
  • Oil and Gas Servicing
  • Bridge Builders
  • Demolition
  • Open Pit and Above Ground Mining
  • Recycling
  • Water and Sewer Cut and Cover
  • Land Development
  • Pipelines
About Highland Insurance Solutions

Highland Insurance Solutions is a wholly owned company of WNC Insurance Services Inc., a leading property and casualty underwriting agency that offers specialty risk management solutions, including private flood, construction and lender-placed products. WNC includes Precise Adjustments, a wholly owned subsidiary that provides industry-leading claims capabilities, and HomeownerSelect®, an innovative lender-placed insurance alternative.

Founded in 1962, WNC is a wholly owned company of Tokio Marine Kiln, one of the largest carriers in the Lloyd’s of London insurance market and a member of the Tokio Marine Group. WNC has corporate offices in Chicago, Ill., and South Pasadena, Calif., and operating centers in Dallas, Texas, Irvine, Calif., Naperville, Ill., and Miami, Fla. For more information, visit our website at www.wncinsuranceservices.com.

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Media Contact:

Joshua Clifton
Vice President, Marketing and Communications
312-736-2351 (office)
773-230-1304 (mobile)

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