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This includes helping businesses stay ahead of risk in the most efficient way possible.
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Having the ability to place a broad mix of specialty line coverages with the same carrier allows you to deliver streamlined solutions with the expertise and convenience businesses have come to expect.
In fact, a survey we conducted revealed that over 70% of middle market business decision makers would prefer to work with only one carrier. More than 50% cited a coordinated claim experience, simplified billing, and the ease of making policy changes as key reasons.
When you bundle multiple coverages with Travelers, you and your clients benefit from our underwriting expertise deep industry knowledge, and exceptional risk control and claim services. Tailored solutions in one place, help your clients broaden their protection with multiple specialty coverages from travelers. Talk to your Travelers representative or visit travelers.com today to learn more about our specialty coverages.
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Equipment Breakdown: 3 On-the-Go Insights [Video]
From advanced manufacturing applications to cloud-connected machines, equipment risks are changing. Yet breakdowns remain inevitable. Share these three trends to help your clients recognize the importance of equipment breakdown coverage.
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From advanced manufacturing applications to cloud-connected machines, equipment risks are changing.
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Yet breakdowns remain inevitable.
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Share these three trends to help your clients recognize the importance of equipment breakdown coverage.
First, aging infrastructure and new technology can increase the potential for equipment downtime. With electrical systems accounting for up to 20% of a building's value and power grids strained by aging equipment and new technology, the risk of electrical system breakdowns caused by power interruptions is increasing. Help clients manage increased risk with Travelers equipment breakdown coverage, streamlined with fewer endorsements needed to reach the right level of protection.
Second, high-tech equipment failure can lead to higher exposures.
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Long lead times for costly repairs can jeopardize a tight supply chain, resulting in increased expenses and missed deadlines. Travelers stays ahead of today's complex technology, offering eligible customers access to sensors that can monitor pressure, temperature, detect water leakage, and more.
Third, prevention is key. Advanced technology calls for our specially trained risk management engineers, who can help your clients with emerging and traditional prevention methods, including state-certified boiler inspections, equipment maintenance training, and contingency planning. Travelers Boiler & Machinery-- helping your clients stay focused on the future. For more information, contact your Travelers representative, or visit travelers.com today.
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How Well Do You Understand Your Cargo Theft Threats? [Video]
Understanding cargo theft threats is the first step toward cargo theft prevention. Explore cargo theft trends and tips.
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SCOTT CORNELL: Cargo theft is a multibillion dollar business. From pet food to flat screens, cargo theft disrupts day-to-day business operations across the country. It's not just lost goods. Cargo theft ripples across a supply chain and impacts the bottom line.
Consider the complexity of global and domestic supply chain. Each leg and every transfer point presents an opportunity for theft. To stay one step ahead of cargo thieves, businesses need both data and speed. Data to recognize theft patterns and techniques. Speed for a fast response that helps limit theft, giving law enforcement a better chance to recover stolen goods and put a stop to organized crime rings that commit these thefts.
At Travelers, we know the current hotspots around the world where these crimes are happening and the latest ways criminals are using identity theft technology to steal. And we can help your business avoid cargo theft. Our Special Investigations Group works with Travelers customers to help prevent thefts and to recover the stolen goods.
The team built a sting trailer, equipped with surveillance and tracking capabilities, designed to help break up cargo theft rings once they've been identified. We've positioned our investigators across the country in the areas where cargo theft is most prevalent. And they're ready to respond 24/7, 365 days a year for our customers.
When we're notified of a stolen load, we use analytics and resources developed over years of field work to quickly gather leads and partner with law enforcement to help them track down the thieves. For a customer who'd lost 12 loads to identity theft, our quick response, thorough investigation, and partnership with law enforcement helped them recover all but one load within just two days.
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Data and Speed: Preventing Cargo Theft
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