Mover's Choice New Venture Movers Program

Paul Hanson Partners Specialty Insurance Solutions is a full service managing general agent for our exclusive package program for moving and storage industry. Our program is underwritten by AIG, Protective, and the AmTrust Group of Insurance Carriers. This program is available to moving agents and vanlines across the country. We are proud to be associated with the three leading United States based international insurance organizations and among the largest underwriters of commercial and industrial insurance in the United States. These insurance carriers unparalleled financial strength helps provide Paul Hanson Partners with the power to provide stable, quality insurance coverage at competitive price even in the toughest of insurance markets.

Our New Venture Movers Program is unique in that it is specifically design for moving operations that have less than 3 years of insurance loss history experience. Our program includes the following coverages:

  • Truck Liability
  • Auto Physical Damage
  • General Liability
  • Property
  • Cargo Legal Liability
  • Warehouse Legal Liability
  • Mover’s Equipment Coverage
  • Business Income Coverage
  • Crime Coverage
  • Umbrella Coverage

General Underwriting Criteria

We can only underwrite accounts that have the following general operational criteria:

  • Must have five years of resume experience in the moving industry
  • Normal Radius of Operations must be limited to local/intermediate (less than 250 miles)
  • All Drivers must meet Mover’s Choice Driver Eligibility Requirement pdf
  • Project Business Financial Plan or Current Financial Statement Required
  • Person Credit Check of Owner Results will be subject to underwriting
  • Cargo Policy would only offer $.60 per pound valuation only- Minimum premium
  • FMCSA Filings are unavailable under the new venture program.

Submission Requirements

To submit an application we need a complete application which includes:

  • Acord applications for all coverages
  • M&S Supplemental Application
  • Resume of Owner(s) Showing Year of Moving and Storage Industry Experience
  • Projected Business Financial Plan or Annual Financial Statement (Income & Balance Sheet)
  • Owners Social Security Number to be able to run credit check
  •  Drivers list with Motor Vehicle Reports (MVRS)
  • Vehicle schedule
  • A copy of their bill of lading and warehouse receipt