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Berkley Prime Transportation provides primary auto liability, auto physical damage, and general liability to a broad array of trucking operations. We offer superior service to our partner brokers and agents by providing a quality insurance solution to standard and best-in-class truck fleets.

Coverage Area Map

Berkley Prime Trans Coverage Map 4/29/20220

Available Coverages

  • Motor Carrier Auto Liability
    • Hired and Non-Owned
    • Trailer Interchange
  • Auto Physical Damage
  • General Liability

*Property, worker’s compensation, or occupational accident coverages are not available.

Vehicle Types by Business Class

Dry Van
  • Auto Parts
  • Electrical Supplies
  • Paint
  • Paper
  • Grocery/Supermarket
  • Furniture
Flatbed
  • Aircraft Parts
  • Building Materials
  • Copper
  • Glass
  • Lumber
  • Steel
  • Scrap Metal
  • Pipe
  • Oilfield Equipment
Intermodal
  • Containers
  • Containerized Freight
Wholesale/Manufacture
  • Available for Heavy Fleets
Dump
  • Waste/Garbage haulers (Required to have stand-alone pollution policy)
  • Commercial (with no more than 20% residential for waste/garbage)
  • Dirt, Sand & Gravel
Tankers (Liquid & Pneumatic)
  • Bulk Liquids (Non-Hazmat)
  • Grain and Feed
  • Water Haulers (in association with fracking)
Less than a Truckload
  • Not Including Last Mile Delivery
Reefer
  • Fruit/Produce
  • Meat
  • Poultry
  • Frozen Foods
  • Cheese
  • Milk & Dairy
Redi-Mix
  • General Liability
  • No Stone Slingers or Pumper Trucks
Fuel Haulers
  • Auto and General Liability Not Available
Log Trucks
  • General Liability Not Available

Excluded Operations

  • Hazmat haulers (other than fuel haulers)
  • MC currently in bankruptcy
  • Canadian Exposure >25%
  • Any risk wanting a Mexico Endorsement
  • Primary garaging outside the US
  • Mileage greater than 125,000 miles per truck/per year
  • Drive-away operations
  • Food delivery
  • Last-mile delivery services
  • Explosive haulers
  • Crane/Boom Trucks
  • Tow Trucks/Wreckers/Auto Haulers
  • Couriers
  • Passenger Transportation
  • Car/Truck Rental/Leasing operations
  • Residential waste haulers
  • Fuel Haulers

Underwriting Criteria

Driver Quality Guidelines

  • 2 years’ experience driving similar equipment
  • 23 years old minimum driver age requirement
  • 3 years verifiable drivers record w/applicable CDL
  • Maximum of 3 minor violations or 1 major
    and 2 minor within 36 months.

Major = speed over 20+ mph, reckless driving, DUI
Minor = speed 5-19mph over, equipment violations

Safety Requirements

  • Strong internal safety program
  • Good driver hiring program
  • Satisfactory inspection history

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