Motor Trade – expert advice delivered by market professional

A Business Insurance problem ? Something that’s been bugging you?

We appreciate the challenges that the motor industry faces. Our dedicated division is able to provide solutions from start-ups through to multi-site locations and can even arrange self-insurance programmes for the larger operator.

At Ascend we have the experience to provide the right solution for your business. We specialise in providing bespoke insurance arrangements for but not limited to:-

Main Dealerships  |  Commercial Vehicle Repairs  |  Roadside Recovery  |  Mobile Mechanics  |  Service, Repair & MOT  |  Tyre Fitters  |  Vehicle Body Builders  |  Auction Houses  |  Body Shops  |  Vehicle Collection & Delivery

Our commitment to customer services is at the heart of everything we do and this is never better illustrated than in the event of a claim. We can provide solutions for :

  • Motor Trade Combined
  • Material Damage & Loss of Profits
  • Crime
  • Directors and Officers
  • Low Claim Rebates
  • Wrongful Conversion
  • Employers Liability
  • Low Claim Rebates
  • Public Liability
  • Engineering
  • Products Liability
  • Legal & Technical Support

So if Motor Trade is your business, we would like to talk to you


Why wait until renewal?

We can review your programme now – and it is totally silent as we have our own exclusive scheme

Call us today!
01245 449060

We can also provide you with a summary

  • Ability to customise our offering to incorporate rate stability agreements, profit share and risk management funds
  • Significant capacity available to accommodate 100% placements
  • Clear and stable underwriting
  • Clear and jargon-free policy wording, designed to transfer balance sheet exposure from Motor Trade clients to insurer
  • We have the ability to apply flexible limits to many extensions of cover
  • You can choose between specified perils and all risks and have the ability to select the sections you require
  • Flexible excesses and deductible limits
  • Flexibility to adapt to changing market needs (e.g. legislation and emerging risks)
  • Dedicated broker contact who specialise in Motor Trade and understand your needs
  • A consistently high level of service delivery incorporating Service Level Agreements where required
  • Dedicated, experienced Claims Handlers based in one location providing a tailored claims service
  • A transparent, reliable Claims handling service resulting in prompt and fair settlements
  • A recognised and award-winning motor vehicle Claims management service
  • Pre-cover surveys available to help us to better understand complex Motor Trade businesses
  • In-house surveyors who can make pragmatic decisions on-site to improve risk
  • Add-on options such as, Engineering Inspection Services and Management Liability are available
  • Additional services at specially agreed prices from third party companies such as valuation advice from Gleeds, electrical inspections from British Gas, vehicle security, driver education and awareness training from AA Drivetech (AXA does not derive income from these services)
  • Instalment facility

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If you have any questions or would like advice on a particular issue please contact us

or call us directly on 01245 449060