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What We Offer

Insurance for the Forest Products Industry

Our team will provide you with an unmatched attention to detail, a superior level of service, and the confidence that you will receive the most comprehensive and competitive coverage available  every time.

Working closely with over 30 carriers that specialize in, or have an affinity for, forest products, we are equipped to manage any placement for an agent or a broker. Our carriers are valued partners, enabling us to negotiate competitive and unique programs that are molded to fit your client’s needs and protect their assets.

From standing timber to logging.

Harvesting and Logging Insurance

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Description

We provide coverage for contractors who participate in both manual and mechanized cutting operations, including those who harvest, haul, and store timber and lumber related products. Our coverage solutions for loggers include the Loggers Broad Form, which covers accidental overcut/timber trespass, property damage of others, and property damage to automobiles and railroad cards not owned by the insured.

Coverage Types

  • Property
  • Standing Timber
  • Inland Marine
  • General Liability
  • Commercial Auto
  • Workers Compensation
  • Umbrella

From the woods to the distributor.

Transportation and Hauling Insurance

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Description

Whether it’s moving logs from the woods to the mills, or the finished product from the mills to the customer, the transportation process is a critical aspect of our nationwide forest products industry. Due to the high hazard risk, it can be exceedingly difficult to find competitive and comprehensive coverage. Our transportation division will work tirelessly to find the proper insurance coverage to fit your specific needs.

Coverage Types

  • Property
  • Inland Marine
  • General Liability
  • Commercial Auto
  • Workers Compensation
  • Umbrella

Beyond run of the mill.

Manufacturing and Distribution Insurance

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Description

No two manufacturing and distribution operations are the same. Your risks are unique and your insurance should be too. We provide insurance coverage solutions for businesses involved in the manufacturing and distribution of forest products. These include, but are not limited to: sawmills; veneer mills; pallet mills; plywood plants; wood preserving operations; drying operations; all types of woodworking/millwork plants; manufacturers of timbers, cants, and railroad ties; lumber yards, and retail and wholesale building materials distributors.

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Coverage Types

  • Property
  • Equipment Breakdown
  • Inland Marine
  • Stock Throughput
  • General Liability
  • Commercial Auto
  • Workers Compensation
  • Umbrella

The team at Continental Underwriters understands the concept of “bringing value” to the insured and their agency partners when designing an insurance program for their clients.  Their expertise in the wood products industry helped them improve the overall property coverage of our insured specifically regarding the business income limits and stock through-put policy.  They offered unique insight into the nuances of these coverages and the insured received broader coverage for their exposure for a comparable premium. The entire team is focused on professional service that is best in class.

-Insurance Agent