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Moving and Storage Insurance

Horton Offers Coverage That Can Suit Your Business Today, Tomorrow and in the Future.

Horton’s Moving & Storage program is exclusively for organizations with greater than 20 trucks. For organizations with less than 20 trucks, this article discusses insurance tips, recommended coverages and organizations that offer insurance in this category.

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Moving & Storage Insurance

We assist moving and storage owners in lowering their overall cost of their risk.

Our objective is to assist moving and storage owners in lowering their overall cost of their risk, in addition to helping them attract and retain the best employees to work within their operation.

Horton’s capabilities range from basic insurance procurement to advanced consultation and implementation of specialized services. The Horton Group delivers superior solutions in all lines, including business insurance, risk management and employee benefits for movers with 20+ trucks.

The Horton Group features a full menu of products and services that cater to moving and storage operations, such as:


Shipper coverage option training (insurance vs. valuation)

Warehouse legal liability limit review

Contract consultation (Bill of Lading, Warehouse Receipt, Record Storage, Customer Contracts, Lease Agreements, etc.)

High value / special move requests

Job-site audits

Valuation vs. Insurance: Finally Explained!

The Confusion: How many times have you heard a moving company representative refer to “valuation” as “insurance”? There is no issue that creates more confusion between a mover and their customer, than the coverage options available for the customer’s goods.
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New Technology Could Improve Performance & Reduce Workers’ Compensation Claims

Superhumans were once only found in comics and movies. Today, ordinary humans are becoming “super human” with new technology allowing them to move and lift heavy materials at the workplace – safely and with ease.

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It takes 20 years to build a reputation and just five minutes to ruin it. If you think about that, you’ll do things differently.

Issues to Watch

We’ve compiled a list of critical issues and topics for executives to keep on their radar for this calendar year.

A strong reputation has the potential to be your largest asset, but just one crisis could irrevocably tarnish your image and ruin your business. According to a recent survey from Deloitte, the largest professional services network in the world, 87 percent of business executives believe that reputation is their largest risk area, and only 19 percent of respondents think their business is adequately protected. In order to be prepared, you need to identify and mitigate the potentially devastating risks to your business’s reputation.

2020 Moving & Storage Watchlist

As we move through 2020, we’ve compiled a list of critical issues and topics for executives to keep on their radar for this calendar year. This is a great way to make sure you are turning risks into opportunities for your business.

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What’s In Store for Moving & Storage (from Horton Future Forum)

Americans sure love their storage space. In fact, if laid flat, the combined space of the country’s 48,500 storage units would cover the area of Manhattan three times over. This image ought to make anyone sit up and appreciate the vast size of America’s moving and storage industry. Between the two sectors, moving has fared worse: Plummeting mobility rates and industry deregulation have been driving down movers’ profits for decades. By contrast, the storage sector—long a beacon of consistent success—has been on a high lately.

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Jason Haas, Taft-Hartley, insurance broker.