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Do riggers and metal fabricators need insurance?*

Business insurance is necessary for riggers, steel workers and metal fabricators to protect assets and equipment, cover customer injuries, customer property damage, and other third party damages. It’s required to get onto building sites and for commercial lease agreements.

List of rigging, steel fabrication or related metal work that business insurance cover:

  • Metal work
  • Metal fabrication
  • Welding
  • Rigging
  • Steel Fabrication
  • Steel Erection
  • Steel work
  • Sheet metal work
  • Stainless steel and aluminium welding
  • Folding, rolling, bending and powder coating metal
  • Domestic or commercial metal work
  • Aluminium, Stainless, Mild and Galvanised steel work
  • Laser cutting sheet metal

What insurance covers may rigging and steel fabrication businesses need?*

List of insurance requirements for self-employed riggers, steel workers and metal fabrication businesses:

  • Public Liability :– eg: someone else  gets hurt due to a rigging or metal works accident, trips over debris, materials or tools on the floor or you accidently damage a client's or their neighbours property.
  • Business insurance pack – you may be able to combine multiple covers in a specially designed policy for a small rigging or steel fabrication business. Ask your SMART broker for details.
  • Marine cargo – cover if you receive or send goods such as steel via freight.
  • Professional Indemnity – if you provide professional advice or a fee.
  • Commercial motor – may cover any vehicle - car, van, light truck - that you own and use mainly for business.
  • Personal Accident and Sickness – to protect your personal income if you can't work for an extended period.
  • Tool insurance - Without tool insurance, you will have to dig into your own savings or borrow money to get  your rigging or fabrication equipment and tools replaced or repaired.
  • General property insurance is the name of the policy that may cover damage or loss to riggers tools and business equipment such as, mobile, computers and power equipment.

Trying to work out what insurance your rigging or steel fabrication business needs? Talk to a SMART business insurance specialist on 130 542 573 to discuss suitable public liability and business insurance cover TODAY.

Riggers and steel fabricators insurance costs and quotes*

Our business insurance brokers are specialists in tradespeople, including riggers and steel fabrication. We can source suitable business insurance packages (biz pack) to suit the needs of sole traders, contractors and small, medium and rigging and steel fabrication businesses.

Depending on the size and nature of your rigging and steel fabrication business, our brokers often know which insurance companies and underwriters may be likely to provide suitable cover and competitive prices.

TALK to a SMART Business Insurance broker on 1300 542 573 or email us at for SMART insurance cover for your  rigging and steel fabrication business.

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*Important: Cover may be available subject to meeting insurers underwriting criteria. Some of the covers listed may or may not be available or may have limitations or exclusions. Cover inclusions vary significantly from insurer to insurer. DO NOT rely upon the above. Check your policy schedule carefully for inclusions and exclusions and limitations .Talk to a SMART business insurance broker on 1300 542 573 for more information.

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