Markel Specialty’s farrier insurance can provide the coverage you need

A farrier without farrier insurance is playing with fire.

Your business is unique. Just like a horse needs a good shoe for protection, you need customizable and affordable farrier insurance for business protection.

Markel Specialty’s farrier insurance can help you get back on your feet if something goes wrong. Our farrier insurance program can provide coverage for you on or off your premises with a broad range of coverages designed just for farriers. We even offer a customizable package policy to include your home and farrier rig.

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A 10% credit is available towards the liability policy premium if you are a member of an accredited professional association.

Why do I need farrier liability insurance?

As a farrier, you are responsible for your business activities. Without proper insurance coverage, a lawsuit could be the end of your business. That’s why you need Markel Specialty's farrier insurance. It’s designed to help you protect yourself, your assets, and your farrier business.

Don't wait until you file a claim to find out if you have the proper insurance protection. Get a free quote today.

What can insurance for farriers cover?

Markel Specialty can offer coverage for the following:

  • If a person, other than an employee, is injured on your covered property or as a result of your business activities
  • If covered property, except for a horse, is damaged because of your negligence
  • For claims against products you sell, or work you have performed
  • If a horse is injured or dies, due to your negligence, while in your care, custody and control, you may be protected up to certain limits specified in your policy
  • In addition, your equipment and supplies can be covered against loss or damage
General liability
  • Commercial general liability available limits*: $300k/$900k; $500k/$1.5m; $1m/$3m
  • Coverage includes limited premises, equine liability, professional liability, $5,000 medical payments, and $100,000 fire legal liability
  • Excludes products liability
  • General liability enhancement available to increase limits and provide additional coverages

Farm property
Dwelling and/or outbuildings can be added to this policy, which converts the policy to a farm package.

Inland marine
Includes base coverage for transportable equipment; available to increase limits with additional premium.

Only available for applicant's farm vehicles, including custom additions and trailers, when writing the farrier liability policy; monoline auto not available.

Excess liability
Available over the underlying Markel Specialty general liability and may be eligible for auto.

*Per occurrence is the maximum amount that may be paid on a covered individual claim; aggregate is the maximum amount that may be paid on all covered claims combined within the policy period.

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Get the protection and peace of mind you deserve.

Submit an online application or contact one of our appointed Markel Specialty agents to get a farrier insurance quote today.