Sponsored: Boost your fleet compliance and keep your costs low

With the current economic climate having a detrimental effect on the haulage industry, PIB Insurance Brokers is urging hauliers to take advantage of the cost-saving and safety benefits of working closely with a specialist, customer-centric, haulage broker. 

With a specialist team in place, our clients know that their claims will be looked after diligently. Whether this is understanding the reasons behind each claim, identifying trends, highlighting any training needs, and providing expert analysis, you can rest assured that we can assist you in building bespoke solutions. 

Area Director, David Munn, said: “With an in-depth understanding of your business, we do not simply provide insurance. Our tailored claims solution means that we will manage the process from start to finish, analyse claims, and continually challenge excessive reserves.” 

Since premiums are driven by claims experiences and loss ratios, the team can also provide specialist risk management solutions, as well as providing advice on selecting key safety technology and fleet equipment to reduce risk, which in turn should help ensure sustainable costs.

Client Executive, Wayne Hardy, explained further: “Our clients are busy with the day to day running of their business and face continual challenges to their profit stream. Our role is vital in ensuring that they do not incur unnecessary expense and a surprise at renewal stage.” 

Working in partnership with our Risk Management division, we can offer a comprehensive risk management service to handle all your health and safety needs, as well as offering tailored HR support and training.

With our complete proposition, PIB Insurance Brokers can help hauliers wanting to embark on the journey for accreditation with acknowledged industry schemes such as FORS and CLOCs, by drawing up risk-mitigation policies such as drug and alcohol testing.

Hardy continued: “With our tailored proposition, our haulage clients can have the confidence that they are protecting every aspect of their business and can focus on reducing operational spend, and increased profits.”  

PIB Insurance Brokers operates nationally from 23 regional branches, with a dedicated haulage division headed up by David Munn. 

You can find out more about the full range of services offered to the haulage and logistics sector at: www.pib-insurance.com/business/haulage-and-logistics

Scania R500 Topline - Used Truck of the Day

Used Truck of the Day is a Scania R500 Topline.

This 2013 truck on a 62-plate has a tag axle, sliding fifth wheel and 610-litre fuel tank.

It has a 500hp engine and a 3-pedal Opticruise transmission.

There’s also leather seats, a microwave and fridge.

See the full advert here.