Building Contractor’s Insurance

The Complete Liability Insurance Solution for Building Contractors.

Arachas TradeMaster delivers market leading Public and Employers liability cover for building contractors right from those working on the construction of private dwellings to the largest projects. Underwritten exclusively for Arachas by Zurich, TradeMaster is the product that contractors purchase with the best price, and the widest cover.


We can also include all risks, professional indemnity, commercial vehicles, tools and income protection cover under the TradeMaster banner.
  • Limits of Indemnity
    • €6,500,000 or €10,000,000 Public and Products Liability
    • €13,000,000 Employers Liability
  • Grow your business by 100% without premium adjustment
  • Automatic cover for temporary additional employees to a predetermined level.
  • No excess in relation to injury to third parties or employee’s and the excess applicable to third party property damage claims is only €500 each claim. (€1000 for builders)
  • No inner limits of indemnity in respect of
    • Burning or welding
    • Vibration, weakening, removal of support
    • Fire and Explosion claims
  • Cover for legal expenses in respect of employment disputes and Revenue Commissioner’s investigations.
  • Legal advice Helpline.
  • On Line: Policy Quotation + Issue
  • Personal Accident cover for the principal/directors.
  • Specific indemnity to RGII, OFTEC, SEAI and local authorities.
  • Cover for financial loss (not accompanied by loss of or physical damage to physical property) in excess of €1,300 each claim and up to a limit of €150,000 any one period.
  • Directors under a contract of service with an insured company are not excluded under the Employers section.
  • Cover available for employee’s tools in transit.
  • Stand alone Personal accident cover available
You can arrange cover over the phone, with no need to fill out forms. Once set up, we will email you your insurance certificates and policy documents.

“I find Arachas’ personal touch great and have built a relationship with my point of contact. I find them very efficient”

John Healy (Munster Roller Shutters & Doors Ltd)

“I’ve been happy with Arachas’ professionalism and ability to deal with claims on a prompt and efficient basis”

Conor Scott (Duggan Brothers)

“Following several years doing business with Arachas I can strongly recommend themselves and their services. Their staff are exemplary, they always make sure the policy is correct to suit the request and strive to achieve best value for the customer. I would have no hesitation in recommending the company and their services”

Rory Cagney (RDC Civil Engineering Ltd.)

For more information please contact us on t: 01 213 5000 or email: insure@arachas.ie.