Cargo Insurance

Liability for goods being transported by a third-party carrier is assumed by the carrier under a Bill of Lading or Shipping Contract. The owner of the goods; however, may want to ensure property is protected in the event of loss or damage, or shortcomings in the carrier’s insurance. The carrier may only be liable for loss or damage caused by negligence, and not for circumstances beyond their control. Your Bill of Lading or Shipping Contract will outline who is responsible for what, and to what extent.

A cargo insurance policy protects your interest in your property, and can be purchased for a single shipment or on an annual basis, if shipments happen regularly.

Resources

Employee Benefits / employee benefits, group benefits, HR
5 Top Trends in Employee Total Rewards

With attrition levels well above the norm in many sectors, total rewards provided by employers are more important than ever for attracting and maintaining talent.

Sep 16th, 2022 | By: CapriCMW
Employee Benefits / Construction
Federal Government Announces Funding to Support New Apprenticeships in BC's Construction Industry

$21 million in funding will help small and mid-sized employers in BC's construction industry to hire first-year apprentices.

Sep 2nd, 2022 | By: CapriCMW
Employee Benefits / workplace safety, health and safety
New Rules in Effect Across BC for Worker Rights to Refuse Unsafe Work

As of August 22, 2022, an amendment to BC’s Occupational Health and Safety Regulation (OHSR) is in effect which creates new obligations for employers after a worker has exercised their right to refuse unsafe work.

Aug 25th, 2022 | By: CapriCMW

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