Construction insurance for underground utility contractors

Travelers understands an underground utility contractor's business, from trenching and excavation, to determining soil stability and managing traffic control at work sites. Providing a valuable resource in helping underground utility contractors effectively manage their risks, Travelers has a knowledgeable underwriting team and experienced risk control consultants with solid technical background in the field.

With the IndustryEdge® product and service offering for underground utility contractors, Travelers offers the following value-added programs:

  • Industrial hygiene laboratory services
  • Crisis management services
  • Rapid response catastrophe claim services

Travelers also provides underground utility contractor customers with a number of special coverages, including an electronic data liability endorsement, which protects contractors for damages related to loss of data arising out of hitting a utility line. Also available are railroad protective coverage, owners and contractors protective coverage, pollution liability coverage, and damage to property endorsement - limited coverage for certain underground property. Additionally, Travelers offers coverage to contractors that work on pipelines, including natural gas and petroleum transmission lines.

Travelers is a member of the Common Ground Alliance and a proud 811 National Launch Partner.

For independent agent or broker inquiries, please contact us.

Travelers agents can visit Agent HQ SM for exclusive content and to quote owners and contractors protective liability and railroad protective liability with Construction eQuote. If you experience any difficulty logging in, please email or call Agency Automation at 800.842.2522.

If you are interested in becoming a Travelers agent, please visit our Become an Agent page.

For further information or to purchase IndustryEdge for Underground Utility Contractors insurance from Travelers, please contact an independent Construction insurance agent, broker or surplus lines broker.

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