If you're a tradesperson such as plumber,
electrician, locksmith, glazier, roofer, or builder, you are often totally dependant on
your van. So when your vehicle is stolen or written-off in an accident
you need a quick, efficient claims service from an insurer.
Sourcing suitable van or commercial vehicle insurance
can be a laborious task but it is essential to shop around for the best
deal as recent figures have confirmed that the cost of van insurance is
falling due to increased competition in the industry.
As with car insurance, there are a number of different policy options.
Insurance companies will design the cost of a premium using the vans
engine size and the gross vehicle weight. Modifications to your van
could also affect the cost of your premium as can the type of goods you
It is also important to check the policy small print as many van drivers
often assume they are fully covered for tools or equipment carried in
their van and do not realise that a standard comprehensive van insurance
policy provides no cover for any loss of vehicle contents. It may be
necessary to take out additional business insurance or alternatively,
the items may be covered under your home contents insurance. If you're a
trades person such as plumber, electrician, glazier, or builder, you are
often totally dependant on your van. So when your vehicle is stolen or written-off
in an accident you need a quick, efficient claims service from an