Lumber Insurance

AmTrust agents have the advantage of being able to market a product that has been developed to address the unique needs and challenges facing businesses in the wood-products and lumber industries.

15% commission for GL, Auto, Property and Umbrella policies.

Focus on lower-hazard exposures keeps commissions for our agents high and premiums for our policyholders low.

Geographical underwriting offers home-field advantage.

AmTrust Lumber & Wood Products Insurance

Our agents have the advantage of being able to market our line of coverage to a broad number of businesses within this niche industry, from the sawmill to the hardware store. AmTrust’s experience in the lumber insurance industry provides these benefits:

  • Easy on-line submission process allows quick delivery of approvals.
  • National program, available to policyholders in all states.
  • Specialized service in underwriting, loss control, and claims.
AmTrust Lumber & Wood Products Insurance

Preferred Exposures & Available Coverages

The lumber industry is often thought of as a hazardous one, which may make some agents hesitant about the viability of marketing a competitively priced coverage line to wood-products businesses. Our careful focus on hazard liability exposures balances the needs of our agents, policyholders, and AmTrust as a whole. We offer Property, General Liability, Business Auto, and, with a few exceptions as indicated, Workers' Compensation coverage for the following preferred exposures:

  • Building material dealers
  • Cabinet manufacturing
  • Door manufacturing
  • Drywall distributors
  • Furniture manufacturing
  • Hardware store
  • Laminated beam manufacturing (no construction) (WC not available)
  • Log homes manufacturing (no construction) (WC not available)
  • Lumberyards
  • Millwork, window & door manufacturing
  • Pallet manufacturing (WC not available)
  • Planning mill
  • Sawmill (WC not available)
  • Truss manufacturing (no construction)
  • Veneer and plywood manufacturing (WC not available)
  • Wood preserving (WC not available)
  • Wood product manufacturing
Preferred Exposures & Available Coverages

Meeting the Needs of the Lumber Industry

AmTrust has built a reputation in the wood products and lumber industry for more than decade, making us a leader in this niche field. As an AmTrust agent, you can assure your insureds that our lumber insurance stands out from the competition in a number of ways:

  • One of the largest insurers in the country.
  • Capacity to insure large properties schedules.
  • Nationwide leader in providing workers' compensation policies and we can provide workers' compensation for most players in the lumber industry.
  • Offer industry-leading coverage enhancements and can customize our policies to fit the needs of individual businesses.
Meeting the Needs of the Lumber Industry

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