Our specialist team are extremely knowledgeable in the complex nature of risks that are faced by businesses in the waste, recycling, and reuse sector.
We are proud to be the market leading insurance broker in this sector and we can provide you with seamless access to our in-house waste facility which has unique benefits, including enhanced coverage and limited conditions and exclusions.
Due to the lengthy and complex history of claims in the waste, recycling, and reuse sector, it can be challenging to secure robust cover at an affordable price. Our knowledge and relationships in the insurance market helps us negate this, enabling us to provide you with market-leading insurance products at competitive rates.
Our in-house facility is unparalleled in the market and complies with all statutory Health & Safety COSHH regulations
We are the appointed insurance broker for the ESA and UROC and are pleased to service many of their members
We work with all types of businesses in the waste industry, including those handling asbestos and other hazardous materials
We are recommended by the ESA, UROC and Let’s Recycle
At Specialist Risk, we understand that protecting a waste, recycling or reuse business involves more than just purchasing insurance. When arranging insurance for clients in this sector, we work closely with risk managers and surveyors to ensure our clients are fully reducing the risks their business is exposed to.
Whether you are providing the technology, carrying out the work or delivering a waste management contract for a local authority, our team have extensive experience in arranging surety bonds. Just speak to a member of our team to find out how we can help you with your bond requirements.
WHO IS IT FOR?
We work with all types of businesses that operate in the waste, recycling, and reuse sector, including those who handle asbestos and other hazardous waste. To outline a few:
Appointed insurance broker for the members of ESA and UROC
Miles Smith, now Specialist Risk Insurance Solutions were working with a nationwide environmental services contractor who was unable to obtain cost effective insurance as a result of many years of health and safety failures. These failures eventually resulted in a large fine and prosecution by the Health and Safety Executive for breaching regulations.
"Specialist Risk, formerly known as Miles Smith, has been a trusted partner to the ESA for over 30 years and is a well-respected provider of insurance services within our industry. They have designed a range of specialist products and solutions, each tailored to meet the requirements of the waste and resources sector, and as a result, a significant percentage of our industry use Specialist Risk as their advisers."
Environmental Services Association
Specialist Risk Insurance Solutions
now operates the following: