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Rope Access Insurance

If you work at height, employ people who do, or are involved in the rope access industry, you know how difficult it is to source the right insurance. It can be a laborious task as you call round, answering question after question, before either getting a sky-high quote, or no quote at all. At Edison Ives we understand your industry and we know the right markets to go to, meaning you get a quote quickly, and at a competitive price.

All the policies we arrange are tailored to your unique needs, and we can assist start-ups, sole traders, or large Limited companies. We have a range of specialist insurers and great relationships, so we are confident we can arrange the right policy for you. We have many years’ experience in the rope access insurance sector, and we can assist you with risk management tools if required. Call today on 0113 3904646.

Protect Your Business

As a rope access technician and business owner, you are exposed to potential legal action, in respect to personal injury or property damage. These claims can be extremely high and without the right insurance can leave you in trouble. The right policy is there to protect you. It is important to note that even an allegation can incur significant costs to defend. Without the right cover you will be left to foot the bill.

It is vital to realise that Insurance isn’t just about price. We want to make sure that if an insurance claim arises you are protected. When a claim happens, it is often a distressing experience. We will work with you to achieve a fair, favourable claim resolution whilst minimising disputes. Throughout the process you will have our direct contact details so that we are on hand to help. For more info email Edison Ives.

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The cost of rope access insurance

This is all based on your perceived risk level. Each business is treated individually and assessed on their own merit. Therefore, it is vital that we understand your business and your safety procedures, so that we can portray your business correctly to the insurers. If you have had claims, then we need to discuss what has been implemented to improve risk management. As you can imagine higher risk locations often mean a higher premium, more employees equal a higher premium, a poor claims history will mean a higher premium.

Our advice on what liability limit to select

Unfortunately this is where we need to consider worst case scenarios. When selecting your indemnity limit, you need to consider what the maximum pay out may be following a catastrophic incident. With liability claims these can range from a few thousand to millions. Common Public Liability (PL) coverage ranges from £1m to £10m, but we have also had requests up to £20m, on an any one claim basis. Often there is a contractual requirement from the principal contractor, so it is important to check what they require in the first instance. For Employers Liability (EL) the majority of insurers offer £10m as standard but again it is possible to increase this.

Additional cover we recommend

We can include additional cover for your business, and incorporate insurance for tools and plant, business equipment, laptops and portable electronics, personal accident cover, legal expenses and excess reimbursement protection.

Getting a quote from Edison Ives

You can call through to our team and deal with one of our knowledgeable rope access insurance experts. We are not a call centre, or an old-fashioned brokerage, meaning you will receive a personal service, whilst also have access to cutting edge products and services. Usually in the insurance sector it is one or the other!

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Getting a quote from Edison Ives

To source the quotation, we just need to understand a bit more about you and your business. We will then go about obtaining quotes, and then provide you with the best solution. In addition, we won’t just source insurance, we are there to act as your business insurance consultant, and support your business where possible. If you are happy with the quote you can pay there and then, via BACS or by taking out instalments and spreading the payments out over 6 or 10 monthly payments.

Who are Edison Ives?

At Edison Ives we’ve built up decades of experience and a network of specialist rope access insurance underwriter contacts. We have access to ‘broker only’ markets, niche markets, major markets, and specialist underwriting agencies. As we’re not tied to anyone, or owned by a big corporate, we use the markets we choose, meaning we go where we feel is best for you.

We’re an independent business, supporting other independent businesses. We’re a ‘different’ kind of insurance broker and we passionately support other small and medium sized businesses wherever possible. We protect your business as if it was our own.

When you deal with Edison Ives you will get a dedicated account manager. This will be the same person that arranges your quotation, speaks to you at renewal and should the worst happen co-manage your claim. All our account managers have a cap on how many clients they deal with to ensure that that personal service is never lost.

To discuss your insurance needs please call today on 0113 3904646, or visit our Contact Us page.

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For the first time in many, many years I had to make a claim when a tenant left one of my properties having damaged an expensive front door. Nikki handled the claim efficiently and quickly, and RSA were also quick and ready to approve the claim. Great service - thank you

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After spending several weeks looking for insurance and not managing to find anything suitable I finally found Edison Ives. Tony took the time to listen to my business insurance needs and find appropriate and reasonable insurance for us. His customer service was fantastic and he explained everything fully so I know exactly what we are covered for. I have already recommended them to friends and will definitely be using them again.

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Felt Looked After

This year, Paul Blyth looked after me. It felt like Paul knew straight away I didn't want anyone to waste my time. He got straight to the point, pointing out the most important things in my cover which I knew about....but it was nice that it was brought to my attention....whereas other insurance company didn't even mention these points. Hence I say I felt looked after by Edison Ives.

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We have been in business for 40 years and in that time I have dealt with numerous insurance brokers, in obtaining guest house insurance. However I must say that if have found Paul Blythe of Edison Ives exceptional in the level of advice and overall helpfulness. The policy price that he negotiated was very competitive and he managed to obtain a longer unoccupation of our business than normal. He is a man on top of his job and I was more than pleased to place my next policy with his company. I would urge anyone seeking business insurance to at least give Paul an opportunity to quote.

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I am a Director of a RTM and am responsible for the maintenance of an apartment block of 12 flats. Our building insurance is due for renewal and I contacted Gary Thorner to obtain a quotation. We spoke on the telephone initially and it was reassuring to speak to somebody who was knowledgeable, able to answer my queries and provide good advice. I received a detailed quotation shortly thereafter, which I shall accept. A first class personal service, and the most competitive quote out of the three I obtained.

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A fantastic company to deal with. Not only were they extremely efficient and provided a number of quotes which were cheaper than the current insurer of our block of flats, but everything was arranged in a timely and friendly manner and whatever was promised in terms of communication and updates was delivered ahead of time. In particular, Gary provided information and practical advice in a friendly, very professional manner without any pressure whatsoever. I would recommend this company and Gary without any hesitation whatsoever and look forward to continuing to do business with them in the future.

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Cannot thank Gobind enough for arranging Landlord Insurance so quickly for us with a next day renewal date. He went above and beyond to get us a cheaper, but equally comprehensive policy and to start that night. Would definitely recommend Edison Ives.

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Landlord Insurance

Cannot thank Gobind enough for arranging Landlord Insurance so quickly for us with a next day renewal date. He went above and beyond to get us a cheaper, but equally comprehensive policy and to start that night. Would definitely recommend Edison Ives.

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Special shout out to Gary for putting some policies on for me very quickly.

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Tony and his exceptional team constantly deliver. Thanks for all the support.

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Brilliant from the go

I spoke to Gobind Suryavansi who was brilliant from the go. I was pleasantly surprised with the amount of time he spent with me to ensure that the policy was tailored to my needs and that I understood what I was covered for. It was so refreshing speaking to a professional, who made the process so smooth and left me feeling very confident that I was covered in the event of a claim. Your a credit to the company and I will definitely be recommending you to my friends and family. Thanks again Gobind

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I have used Edison Ives twice in the past 6 months, dealing with Sarah Parnell, I have to say dealing with Sarah was a refreshing expereance based on dealings with other insurance Company's. Sarah is committed to Quality customer service and supplying the best product for the customer

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