Transportation & Trucking

At Marsh McLennan Agency, our transportation and trucking industry practice has a deep understanding of the unique exposures faced in the industry. Our experts stay up to date with the latest trends, regulations, and best practices to ensure we minimize risk and maximize health for your company. 

Driving success for transportation insurance solutions

At Marsh McLennan Agency, we collaborate with you to design customized insurance programs fit for you and your transportation company’s unique needs. 

Fleet Safety Consulting

Our fleet safety specialists have extensive background in the transportation industry. They are experienced in administering safety management assessments, promoting driver intervention programs, and implementing fleet safety management controls. We can help you engineer enhancements to your current program and set goals to improve your overall fleet safety, which will help you achieve your business objectives and better manage total cost of risk.

Cause of Loss Analysis

Our skilled risk services experts can identify patterns and trends to help transportation organizations better understand the specific risks they face. These insights allow businesses to make informed decisions to reduce or eliminate potential risks.

Captive & Alternative Risk Solutions

Leverage the expertise of Marsh McLennan Agency’s Captive Center of Excellence to choose the right alternative risk solution for your business be it single parent captive, group captive, or any other form allowing you greater control over your insurance expenses.

Employee Health & Benefits

Truck drivers are susceptible to several health conditions. We can help you find health screening, nutrition counseling, and stress management programs to support your employees and steer them toward a healthier lifestyle. We have created our proprietary EnrollSMART solution which works with transportation companies to offer assistance with the employee benefits enrollment experience. Our retirement plans allow your employees to save for their future and relieve the stress that often accompanies financial worries. These services help demonstrate you are a caring employer, while attracting and retaining talent.

What sets us apart

From safety to wellness, insurance solutions and beyond—the future of your transportation business is limitless with MMA Midwest.

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Navigating the road to the right coverage

MMA understands the unique exposures faced by transportation companies and we provide specialized coverages to meet your specific needs. 

Occupational Accident Liability

Accidents happen. This coverage provides financial protection for employees and independent contractors not covered by workers’ compensation. Coverage can  include: medical expenses, disability benefits, and accidental death and dismemberment benefits.

Physical Damage Liability

Specifically designed to protect vehicles, cargo, and equipment against various risks, such as accidents, theft, and vandalism that can occur during transportation operations.

Cargo Liability

This coverage protects against potential loss or damage to the cargo being transported and is highly recommended for any transportation business. 

Auto Liability

This coverage protects against bodily injury and property damage claims arising from accidents. It provides financial support to cover medical expenses, legal fees, property repairs, and other related costs.

Pollution Liability

Aimed to protect transportation businesses from potential environmental liabilities and the financial consequences associated with pollution incidents.

3rd Party Broker Liability

Provides a safety net against financial losses resulting from claims made by third parties, such as shippers, carriers, or other entities involved in the transportation process.

Risk Management Services

Our commitment is to provide clients with a proactive risk management that includes a combination of risk assessments, program development and education services common areas of focus may include:

Transportation company determined through analytics staying with current policy potentially saved $700K

A transportation company wanted to explore if a risk sensitive policy would be more cost effective than their guaranteed cost auto policy. The MMA analytics and insights team reviewed the insurance carrier indications of guaranteed cost as well as $25K, $50K, and $100K deductible options. Here’s the story.

Superior Logistics Ohio implements safety program to reduce loss ratio by 49%

Learn how Marsh McLennan Agency (MMA), Superior Logistics Ohio, and the auto insurance carrier worked together to develop an advanced safety program designed to proactively mitigate and manage their auto exposures.

Captives: Control vs. risk

Discover the solution to navigating the hard insurance market with alternative risk financing. Learn about captive insurance, a strategy that offers stability and cost reduction during turbulent times. Find out the different types of captive structures and determine which one is suitable for your organization.

Transportation & Trucking: Business insurance claims consulting

Discover the critical issues impacting the transportation industry, from driver shortages to parking problems, and explore the rising exposure of trucking liability claims.

Expert insights, trends and strategies for transportation

Frequently asked questions

In the event of a claim, contact your MMA representative who will guide you through the necessary steps and documentation required. Our dedicated claims team is here to help ensure the claims process is as smooth and efficient as possible. 

The cost of transportation insurance can vary based on several factors including size of your fleet, radius of your operations, types of vehicles you operate, the goods being transported, safety record, and the coverage limits you choose.

Fleet management refers to the supervision and organization of a company’s fleet of vehicles. It involves various tasks such as vehicle acquisition, maintenance and repairs, fuel management, driver management, and compliance with regulations. Effective fleet management helps optimize the use of vehicles, improve operational efficiency, reduce costs, and ensure the safety and productivity of the fleet.

Our clients include some of the largest trucking companies in North America, individual owner/operators, and delivery service partners, including last-mile delivery, intermodal carriers, fuel distributors, less-than-truckload (LTL), truckload and logistics & freight forwarders.