Posts Tagged: cargo insurance

Improving freight conditions and freight rates in 2017 is expected to lead to a rebound in carrier profitability in 2018 as well as a jump in new big rig orders by trucking companies, according to ACT Research, publisher of commercial vehicle (CV) industry data, market analysis and forecasting services for the North American market.  Trucking… Read More

Four industry organizations representing different sectors of the supply chain industry in a recent session at the Intermodal Europe Conference in Amsterdam put the spotlight on the need for container owners and operators to provide appropriate equipment for properly packing and shipping cargo, as set by the Cargo Transport Units (CTU) Code. The Global Shippers… Read More, the freight-matching marketplace, and brokerage firm McGriff, Seibels and Williams recently launched CargoShield, a cost-effective insurance solution designed to reduce load liability and provide standardized coverage to the transportation industry. CargoShield is underwritten by Roanoke Underwriting, and covers a transportation firm’s customers’ goods with some of the broadest terms available. “Across the industry, you… Read More

Roanoke Underwriting is hosting a complimentary webinar on Tuesday, July 12th at 12pm CT. Vice President Sergio Laos will discuss five fundamentals of selling cargo insurance. Join us as we explore: Basic coverage terms and conditions Common misconceptions – Legal Liability vs. “All Risks” Acts of God exposures and coverage Who needs cargo insurance Where… Read More