JCT Clause 6.5.1 Insurance

  • JCT Clause 6.5.1 Insurance

Suits: SMEs, UK and multinational corporations

We have an in-depth understanding of this class of business focusing on our customers’ needs.

We offer a guaranteed level of service including:

  • Nominated telephone lines
  • Initial response to quotation enquiries within three hours
  • Policy documents within contract certainty standards

Risk management service:

We have a dedicated in-house team of risk consultants and risk engineers located throughout the UK, ready to provide support whenever and wherever you need it. They have a deep understanding of the special risks associated with the construction industry.

Our risk engineering services include:

  • Full contact site surveys to understand the works and risks involved in construction projects
  • Desktop reviews and technical advice on construction design and methods to be undertaken
  • Project reviews
  • Post loss risk evaluations

Cover:

  • Protects the employer in respect of their legal liability for expense, liability, loss, claims or proceedings that arise due to non-negligent injury or damage to any property while undertaking a building contract due to collapse, subsidence, heave, vibration, weakening or removal of support or lowering of ground water
  • Property includes the employer’s own property if this does not constitute the contract works and third party property
  • Required to be arranged in joint names of employer and contractor 
  • Excludes injury or damage where cover is provided by any other insurance, which is the responsibility of the employer to insure under paragraph C.1 of schedule 3 – Damage to existing structures and their contents for Specified Perils 

How you can help us to get you the best quote:

Our proposal form guides you through the information required in order to provide the most competitive quotation. The following are the main points required:

  • Name and address of employer
  • Name and address of contractor
  • Address of contract site
  • Value of contract
  • Details of the nature of the contract
  • Contract period
  • A split in the contract value (Demolition / Groundworks / Super-Structure / Fit-out/ Landscaping / Car-parking)

Case Study

JCT Clause 6.5.1 Case Study 1

A contractor was carrying out the conversion of a 100-year-old shop and flats into a doctor’s surgery.

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JCT Clause 6.5.1 Case Study 2

A contractor was undertaking demolition and refurbishment works at three 18th century properties.

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Contacts

Chris Jones
Lead Trader
London Market
0207 337 5684
christopher.z.jones@uk.rsagroup.com
Richard Hampson
Underwriting Leader
South
07768 143 084
richard.z.hampson@uk.rsagroup.com
Iain Geekie
Underwriting Leader
North
07771 975 081
iain.geekie@uk.rsagroup.com
Matthew Shaw
Lead Trader - Construction, Engineering & Renewable Energy
Regional Trading Hub
0161 235 2528
matthew.shaw@uk.rsagroup.com

Claims Information

From our experienced team in Manchester we provide a specialist and dedicated service for construction claims. RSA advocates the prompt settlement of every claim.

Specialist claims team :
0330 102 4076
construction.powerengineering@uk.rsagroup.com