TRANSPORTATION


The primary focus of Marsh's Transportation Practice is to create and deliver risk solutions and services to clients that transport people or haul freight by road or rail, or arrange for such transportation (e.g., logistics providers). We also serve other suppliers as well as companies involved in transportation infrastructure.

Our Transportation ExpertiseStaying competitive in the dynamic world of transportation requires a risk management advisor with a sophisticated understanding of your business.

With continuous industry changes, there are new risks that need to be identified, quantified, managed, and either retained or transferred.

Marsh Canada’s Trucking and Other Land Transportation Industry Practice provides advisory and transactional services to:

  • Trucking Operations/Fleets
  • Trucking Services
  • School Bus Fleets
  • Rail Companies
  • Rental Agencies
  • Limousine and Taxi Companies
  • Coach and Transit

Marsh Canada’s trucking and transportation practitioners also sponsor, or have active involvement with, industry rganizations that foster networking and information sharing. Our industry experts offer the specialized knowledge, industry experience, and global resources necessary to help you successfully manage your world of risk—and come out ahead.
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Marsh Insights: Vehicle Safety and Winter Conditions
January 22, 2014  |  Views: 2895 |  Comments: 0 
Marsh Insights: Vehicle Safety and Winter Conditions
Vehicle driver accidents cost millions of dollars a year in property damage losses alone, but what about the driver’s safety? Drivers within your fleet program can help re...  Read More...
Marsh Insights: Insurance Telematics may finally be reaching the "Tipping Point"
May 21, 2013  |  Views: 3995 |  Comments: 0  | Article Rating
Marsh Insights: Insurance Telematics may finally be reaching the "Tipping Point"
The combinination of wireless communications with global positioning system (GPS) tracking has resulted in a new technology called telematics — the collection and analysis of data ...  Read More...
Logistics Industry Highlights
March 13, 2012  |  Views: 3496 |  Comments: 0  | Article Rating
Logistics Industry Highlights
Gayle Mitcham of the Marsh Risk Consulting (MRC) Business Continuity Management (BCM) Practice recently presented to an industry peer group—Marsh’s Fleet Resolutions Safety Committ...  Read More...
Risk Control Strategies - Training the Trainer
February 29, 2012  |  Views: 3552 |  Comments: 0 
Risk Control Strategies - Training the Trainer
The transportation industry has been wrestling with solutions to the problems of hiring and retraining quality drivers for over fifteen years. However, this trend has escalated in ...  Read More...
Obstructive Sleep Apnea - A Dangerous Road for Drivers
November 02, 2011  |  Views: 3536 |  Comments: 0  | Article Rating
Obstructive Sleep Apnea - A Dangerous Road for Drivers
What is OSA?Sleep apnea is a serious medical condition which is characterized by pauses or gaps in the breathing due to a partial blockage or closure of the upper airway during sle...  Read More...
Marsh Insights: Risk of Rollovers
September 23, 2011  |  Views: 3637 |  Comments: 0  | Article Rating
Marsh Insights: Risk of Rollovers
The latest Marsh Risk Consulting newsletters focuses on the increased risk of rollovers. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) warns users of 15-passenger vans...  Read More...
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January 31, 2013  |  Views: 8894 |  Comments: 0  | Article Rating
MRC Online Training
Risk awareness is fundamental to continuous risk improvement. On-line training is proven as a cost-efficient and effective way to communicate and reinforce key concepts to large nu...  Read More...
Marsh’s Driver Improvement System
July 04, 2011  |  Views: 6077 |  Comments: 1  | Article Rating
Marsh’s Driver Improvement System
Marsh’s Driver Improvement System (MDIS) is a unique approach to improving the overall safety performance of drivers, without disrupting operations. Whether you operate cars, truck  Read More...
Residual Risk
February 22, 2011  |  Views: 7213 |  Comments: 0  | Article Rating
Residual Risk
Residual value guarantees play a vital role in asset securitization and balance sheet protection. Not only can this type of coverage protect you against negative asset valuation, b...  Read More...
Trade Credit Risk
February 20, 2011  |  Views: 6738 |  Comments: 0  | Article Rating
Trade Credit Risk
* Accounts receivables (trade credit) are one of a corporation’s largest and most vulnerable assets. It is the second most liquid asset after cash and represents a significant inve...  Read More...
Transportation Risk
February 17, 2011  |  Views: 5900 |  Comments: 0  | Article Rating
Transportation Risk
Marsh Canada’s Trucking and Other Land Transportation Industry Practice focuses on industry-specific needs allowing us to provide customized client solutions.  Read More...
Transportation Risk Management
April 17, 2011  |  Views: 5844 |  Comments: 0  | Article Rating
Transportation Risk Management
Marsh’s Driver Improvement System (MDIS) is a unique approach to improving the overall safety performance of drivers, without disrupting operations. Whether you operate cars, truck...  Read More...
U.S. Workers' Compensation
February 20, 2011  |  Views: 5878 |  Comments: 0  | Article Rating
U.S. Workers' Compensation
Marsh Canada has access to the specialized resources provided by the U.S. Workers’ Compensation Practice to assist our clients on complex placements as well as claim and/or service...  Read More...
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Hospitals, Transportation, Retailers Among Industries Affected by Bed Bug Infestation
November 09, 2010  |  Views: 7995 |  Comments: 3  | Article Rating
Hospitals, Transportation, Retailers Among Industries Affected by Bed Bug Infestation
The U.S. bed bug infestation has now affected a multitude of industries, including hospitals, campus dormitories, homeless shelters, public transportation, retailers, movie theatre...  Read More...
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April 27, 2011  |  Views: 4610
First-Quarter Insurance Rate Increases Confined to Loss-Affected Exposures: Marsh
Global Insurance Markets Under Pressure as Atlantic Hurricane Season Approaches Despite record level first-quarter catastrophe losses, insurance rate increases were confined to lo...  Read More...

Contacts
Scott Cober
National Practice Leader
Toronto Canada
905 575 4641
scott.cober@marsh.com