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Markel Insurance

Electrical contractors

Specialist insurance for building contractors and trade associations

Contractor-focused insurance solutions

With over 40 years’ experience in the sector, Markel is a leading insurance provider for electrical and construction contractors and associations.

Markel’s expert team have created insurance solutions for contractors and trade associations across the building services sector, as well as for other specialist construction professionals.

Our covers protect against the specific risks faced by the different disciplines within the construction industry.

With products ranging from affordable plans, to bespoke solutions for more complex risks, we are able to meet a wide range of client requirements.  

Integrated insurance and business service solutions

Markel has a resolute commitment to supporting our customers and delivering the best possible outcomes for their businesses, which is why we are always pushing the traditional boundaries of insurance. That means we offer an array of services to help our contractor and trade association policyholders’ businesses grow.

Our commitment to brokers

Excellent service through our regional offices

Online transactional capability and broker portal

Marketing capabilities through Engine Room

Best-in-class support from our value-added services

Complimentary access to our 24-hour legal helpline

Policyholders receive complimentary access to our round-the-clock helpline service, where they can receive legal advice on any business related issue.




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Electrical contractors

Specialist UK insurer providing insurance solutions for contractors and trade associations