USI Affinity Rental Specialties, a leading provider of insurance and risk management programs to the equipment rental industry, announces a new insurance program geared specifically for the retail hardware industry. The program, known as USI Affinity Hardware Store Specialties, is designed for independent retail hardware, home centers, and lumber and building materials businesses. The company is now accepting applications for accounts, marketing the program through its dedicated team of regional managers.
The Hardware Store Program model focuses on providing customized, well-priced policies, supported by service excellence, superior claims support and loss control resources. Clients can select from a comprehensive suite of coverage options including general and excess liability, property, business automobile, workers’ compensation and employment practices liability.
“USI Affinity Rental Specialties is proud to announce this outstanding insurance program,“ said President Brian Hall. “For five decades, we have been the national leader in providing insurance solutions to the equipment rental community. In that time we’ve worked with a lot of hardware stores that rent equipment, so this was a natural progression for us. We look forward to bringing our insurance expertise and dedication to the retail hardware industry.”