Marine Insurance


Here at WTJ Marine Ltd, we specialise in arranging insurance for the movement of Own Goods around the world and also for the Haulage Industry carrying customers’ goods for Hire & Reward.

Marine haulage insurance is a type of commercial insurance that covers operators of marine vessels when they’re loading and unloading their cargo. It is a specialised type of commercial insurance that covers the risks associated with transporting goods and materials by sea.

It protects businesses from the risk of having their cargo sunk, stolen or destroyed while being transported in a marine vessel. Marine haulage insurance policies typically cover three main risks: cargo theft, third-party liability, and physical loss or damage to the shipment. This article explains why you need marine haulage insurance and what it covers.

We are able to quote with major UK Insurers for:

  • Imports & Exports by Road, Rail, Sea or Air and if required incorporating UK transits by own vehicles and/or outside carriers
  • Stock throughput policies covering Imports or Exports, Storage and distribution to customers
  • Annual or Open Marine Cargo policies
  • Freightfowarders’ Liability
  • Hauliers Goods in Transit under Contractual Conditions and/or All Risks within the UK or Contractual Conditions throughout Europe plus Warehouse keepers’ Liability
  • Couriers Goods in Transit

With the additional services of our parent company, WTJ Insurance Brokers Ltd, we are also able to offer quotations for:

  • Commercial Vehicle Insurance for Own Goods or Haulage
  • Employers & Public Liability for the Haulage Industry
  • Commercial Combined/Office requirements

Get in Touch

If you would like a quotation then please contact us today on 01924 871111 and a member of our specialist team will be happy to assist you.

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WTJ Insurance

Landmark House, 556 Leeds Road,
Outwood, Wakefield, WF1 2DX

Call: 01924 871 111