Category Archives: Van Insurance

Don’t overlook eyesight tests for drivers

The devil is often in the detail with business insurance – and eyesight tests for drivers are easy for an employer to overlook. Keeping a register of eyesight tests and results for drivers is a must for firms who could … Continue reading

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White van man gets a bumpy ride from other drivers

White van men do not deserve to be the butt of seemingly never ending jokes about selfish driving habits as they are not as bad behind the wheel as other motorists believe, says the RAC.

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Farm security alert as tractor thefts jump by a third

Insurers are urging farmers and rural businesses to step up security after a massive increase in tractor and quad bikes. NFU Mutual, which provides cover for more than 70% of UK farmers, says there has been a 35% increase in … Continue reading

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Stolen Tools are Driving Local Builders Mad

Builders working near the Insurance Blogger are complaining like mad about passers-by nicking tools and equipment from their vans. According to several self-employed builders, they cannot take their eyes off their tools and building materials for more than a minute … Continue reading

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Short-Term Van Insurance Explained

If you are a man in need of a van for the odd few days, you can save time and money with short term insurance. Temporary cover is cheap van insurance that is quick and easy to arrange. Every now … Continue reading

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Guide to Finding the Cheapest Courier Van Insurance

Courier van insurance comes as a package for self-employed drivers or fleets that cover vehicles plus the goods in transit. Standard motor insurance is just not up to the job, especially if the courier carries high-value cargo.

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Jobless drivers pay up to 63% more for car insurance

Greedy car insurers are creaming extra money from cash-strapped jobless drivers because they are less likely to be as honest as drivers with a job. Research by the BBC showed unemployed owners are paying up to 63% more for their … Continue reading

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Ever Wondered How Insurance Companies Calculate Van Insurance Premiums?

Van insurance will deliver the cover your business needs whether you are a solo white van man or run a fleet of vehicles. Like any other driver, your van must be insured by law – but standard cover will not … Continue reading

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Goods In Transit Insurance FAQ

Goods in transit insurance tops up standard van or car cover to safeguard loads transported by a business. Sometimes called ‘GIT’, the policy also protects goods in a vehicle or while they are being loaded or unloaded.

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Drivers are spending longer looking for cheap commercial vehicle insurance

Drivers shopping for cheap van insurance can spend between two and three hours online looking for a competitive quote, according to the latest research. The time has gone up by an average 30 minutes compared with last year for many … Continue reading

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