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Whether you are serving cheese burgers outside the football on a Saturday or organic, gluten free baked goods on Brick Lane, catering van insurance is essential to protect you and your business against risks.
We have years of experience in helping our customers find the right catering van insurance policy for them.
Working with food and the public presents a unique set of risks, and as the business owner you are at risk of public liability and compensation claims. It could be anything from somebody suffering food poisoning and holding you accountable, to a passer-by slipping on some food outside your van which you failed to clean up. Or perhaps a disgruntled customer wants to take it out on your van and ends up vandalising it!
Whatever the case, these sorts of problems can prove incredibly costly, and can have very serious financial implications especially for smaller catering businesses.
Typical catering vans include:
Cover is available for all types of catering van, whatever the size, model or make, from the smallest little van to a 7.5 tonne catering truck. Purpose built catering vans and conversions are also eligible for cover.
As with car insurance, there are three levels of cover available:
Different businesses have different requirements, so we have compiled a list of the most common features of catering van insurance policies below.
This will help you choose the policy features which are right for you, and to prevent you either over or under insuring yourself:
Other extra features also worth considering are:
Insurers also offer a variety of discounts, including NCB bonuses for young drivers. This will vary depending on your insurer, but it is a good idea to enquire.
Get in touch with us today so we can help find the right catering van insurance policy for you!