FOR INTERMEDIARIES ONLY


Metalworking and Precision Engineering

FOR INTERMEDIARIES ONLY

Metalworking and Precision Engineering is a sub-proposition of General Manufacturing, addressing the unique needs of businesses within this sector and offering additional covers and risk management services for clients with premiums between £5,000 - £100,000.

Automatic
cover extensions

Trade specific cover extensions are applied by endorsement at no extra cost.

Local
underwriters

Experienced local underwriters.

Dedicated claims
handlers

Claims helpline – available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
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Cover highlights

Cover Enhancements
The following cover extensions will be automatically included free of charge if the relevant section is operative:
 

Material Damage

  • Exhibitions cover – £50,000 limit within the UK, £25,000 limit within the EU (FEA)
  • Moulds, tools and dies – £100,000 limit within the EU (FEA)
  • Faulty or defective workmanship – £25,000 limit in excess of the first £10,000
  • Operational errors and omissions – £25,000 limit in excess of the first £10,000
  • 25% seasonal increase in stock sum insured – not limited to a specific period
  • Replacement of damaged machinery and plant with green friendly models.
  • Non-ferrous Metals – cover up to 125% of the declared value
  • Metal Workers Extension (optional):
  • Cover for damage to contents and stock at metal worker’s or customer’s premises – £250,000 limit within the UK and £100,000 limit within the EU.
  • Molten Material Breakout (optional):
  • Covers sudden or unforeseen damage as a result of escape of molten material – £50,000 limit. 
  • Engineering Extension*:
  • Sudden and unforeseen damage cover for all plant and machinery (excluding production and process equipment) – limit of liability £500,000
  • Cover for own surrounding property in the event of explosion of steam/pressure plant (excluding production and process steam/pressure plant) – limit of liability £2,000,000
  • Business interruption cover following sudden and unforeseen damage (excluding explosion) to plant and machinery (excluding production and process equipment) – limit of liability £50,000
  • Breakdown of computer equipment, excluding computer equipment used to control any manufacturing process – limit of liability £100,000.

Business Travel

  • Medical expenses and associated covers for up to 30 trips – £1,000,000 limit

Business Interruption

  • Unnamed customers/suppliers – £250,000 limit within the UK and £100,000 within the EU (FEA) 
  • Exhibition sites – £50,000 limit within the UK, £25,000 limit within the EU (FEA)
  • Property stored and property in transit – £250,000 limit within the UK, £100,000 limit within the EU (FEA)
  • Moulds, tools and dies – £50,000 limit within the UK, £25,000 within the EU (FEA)
  • Faulty or defective workmanship – £25,000 limit in excess of the first £10,000
  • Operational errors and omissions – £25,000 limit in excess of the first £10,000
  • Research and development costs – £250,000 limit 
  • Fines and damages - £25,000 limit
  • Accidental failure of supply – £100,000 limit.

Goods in Transit

  • Protection for own goods in own vehicles – £5,000 limit per vehicle
  • Territorial limits - for own goods in transit extended to the EU. 
  • Goods in Transit Extension:
  • Protection for own portable hand tools in own vehicles – £5,000 limit per vehicle.

Employer’s Liability

  • Personal accident cover – benefits of up to £10,000 paid for an accidental bodily injury incurred at work resulting in death or disablement.

Public Liability and Products Liability

  • Liability for the spread of Legionella bacteria – up to £1,000,000 limit of indemnity
  • Statutory pollution clean-up costs – £1,000,000 limit
  • Products financial loss – £100,000 limit
  • First party product recall expenses – £100,000 limit (selected trades).
Risk appetite

Preferred Trades
The following sub-sectors are examples of where we perform well:
 

  • Structural metalwork, fencing, gates, doors, windows and shutters
  • Tanks, radiators and boilers
  • Trailers and caravans
  • Construction and earth moving equipment
  • Display and point of sale equipment.
Why choose Allianz?

Dedicated claims handlers
Efficient and experienced claims service and access to our claims helpline available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

Experienced local underwriters
Experienced local underwriters.

Risk Management
FREE guidance via our Allianz risk management website, featuring:

  • Sector-specific risk management advice
  • Business impact assessment tool
  • Specially negotiated rates from our preferred suppliers providing access to risk management products and services, such as:
    - Praxis 42 – health and safety advice
    - SESS – racking and shelving safety inspection services
    - Glen Abbot – supply chain risk assessments
    - Hilti – passive fire protection
    - SWS UK – physical security solutions
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