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Discussion in 'Business Fundamentals' started by fnmlandscape, Nov 9, 2009.

  1. fnmlandscape

    fnmlandscape Junior Member
    from mass
    Messages: 8

    I have worked for a company for a couple of years and now I am going to try to start my own plowing business I was curious as to what kind of Ins I will need
  2. grandview

    grandview PlowSite Fanatic
    Messages: 14,609

    Alot of it!

    Commercial truck insurance
    General Liability
    Then you need to figure out how must you need.

    Find a broker to help you,then find another one to compare the both of them.
  3. fnmlandscape

    fnmlandscape Junior Member
    from mass
    Messages: 8

    Thank you for the help
  4. MSS Mow

    MSS Mow Senior Member
    from Maine
    Messages: 983

    Don't forget...
    worker's comp insurance (if you have an employee)
    insurance on your equipment (plows, sanders, etc) more for theft than anything else here.
  5. mcwlandscaping

    mcwlandscaping 2000 Club Member
    Messages: 2,557

    A lot of time you can have a part of your GL policy cover your equipment for theft and vandalism, mine does...I commend you for going about this the right way right up front!