AXA Connect

Tradesmen and Professionals

Our Tradesmen and Professionals product is designed to be traded online with flexible options so your customers can pick and choose the cover they need.

Key Features

  • More than 200 acceptable trades
  • Up to 8 persons
  • Maximum turnover £500,000
  • No height or depth limits
  • Property worked upon covered automatically*
  • Temporary employee cover up to 50 days in any one period of insurance when the Employers liability section is operative
  • Temporary (up to 180 days) manual work within the European Union by UK residents for Tradesmen and worldwide non-manual work


  • Policy wordings tailored to manual (Tradesmen) and non-manual (Professionals) businesses
  • Up to four trades can be selected
  • Amend your commission rates between 0% and 35% to help you compete on price

*inner limits and increased excesses apply for certain trades


Standard Cover

  • Public liability

Maximum limits (up to)

  • £5,000,000 

Optional cover

  • Personal accident
  • Employers liability
  • Contract works
  • Plant & Machinery
  • Portable tools
  • Hired in plant
  • Business stock

Maximum limits (up to)

  • £5,000
  • £10,000,000
  • £500,000
  • £25,000
  • £10,000
  • £50,000
  • £5,000 



Standard cover

  • Public liability

Maximum limits (up to)

  • £5,000,000 

Optional cover

  • Personal accident
  • Employers liability
  • Professional indemnity (selected trades)
  • Business equipment

Maximum limits (up to)

  • £5,000
  • £10,000,000
  • £1,000,000
  • £10,000 


For full details on how commission flexibility works, please click on the user guides below:

Commission Flexibility - Acturis user guide

Commission Flexibility - Extranet user guide


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