General Manufacturing

Our General Manufacturing proposition comprises a range of comprehensive cover extensions and services tailored to the typical insurance needs of clients in this sector with a combined property and casualty premium of £5,000 - £100,000.

Features of General Manufacturing

  • A broad and flexible range of cover suitable for general manufacturing trades
  • Tailored cover extensions – automatic cover extensions arranged at no extra cost, with specific clauses tailored to customer needs
  • FREE Disaster Recovery Protection – helping your clients get back up and running in the event of an incident that leaves their insured premises unfit for further occupation
  • Optional specialist and engineering covers – subject to exclusive discounts, such as Directors & Officers Liability, Professional Indemnity and Machinery All Risks
  • Computer wording available for the loss, damage or breakdown of equipment with optional covers for events such as data corruption as a result of a cyber attack
  • Introduction to additional covers available within the Allianz Group, such as Reputation Protect, Cyber Protect, Trade Credit and more

Risk Appetite

Preferred Trades

  • Plastics – UPVC and injection moulding
  • Joinery and woodwork
  • Clothing and textiles
  • White goods
  • Office equipment
  • Electronic – component parts
  • Display and point-of-sale equipment
  • Double Glazing – UPVC, metal, timber
  • Construction products brick, concrete, ceramic, plastic, metal
  • Furniture – metal, timber, plastic
  • Stationery and greeting cards
  • Ceramics – tiles, sanitary ware.


  • Experienced local underwriters
  • Efficient and experienced claims service and access to our claims helpline available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week
  • For clients with Allianz Legal Expenses cover in place, free or discounted legal and tax advice in relation to their business via a range of online and telephone services.
  • Commercial engineering cover and energy inspection services can be provided by Allianz Engineering.

Risk Management

FREE guidance via our Allianz risk management website, featuring:

  • Sector-specific risk management advice
  • Business impact assessment tool
  • Specially negotiated rates from our preferred suppliers providing access to risk management products and services, such as:

- Praxis 42 – health and safety advice

- Reactec – suppliers of HAVmeter

- Glen Abbot – supply chain risk management

- Hilti – passive fire protection

- BEST Services – lightning/surge protection

Engineering Inspection Services

Via Allianz Engineering we offer a wide range of plant and machinery inspection services, including:

  • Electrical and mechanical inspections
  • Lift and crane inspections
  • Power/press inspection
  • Pressure plant inspections.

In addition, Allianz Engineering's Special Services Team can arrange one-off inspections coupled with bespoke consultation in the fields of:

  • Electrical Services, such as fixed wiring inspections and Portable Appliance Testing (PAT)
  • Energy Services.

Documentation for General Manufacturing

To download copies of our General Manufacturing policy documents, please click the links below:


When your client makes a claim, they need an insurance provider that understands their loss and will be there at the crucial moments, providing them with the necessary help to get them trading again as quickly as possible.

We'll provide your client with:

  • A dedicated claims handler
  • Out of hours helpline
  • Claims analysis
  • Fraud prevention
  • Expert legal advice.

In addition, we have specialist claims teams to manage certain losses:

  • Dedicated risk experts specialising in property and liability claims
  • Major Loss Team
  • Disease Team
  • Engineering Team
  • Rehabilitation Team
  • Allianz Claims Inspectors.

For more detail on our claims service, please refer to the product documentation.

Follow the links below to find claims contact information:

If you'd like further information on this product, or have a question regarding our services, please contact your local Allianz Commercial branch.

Risk Director

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