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General Contractor Insurance in Georgia

You can save up to 25% in discounts on business insurance.*

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Georgia general contractor insurance that's customized just for you

Georgia general contractor insurance that's customized just for you

NEXT makes it easy for you to save on all the insurance you need to protect your general contractor business in Georgia. Business insurance packages for general contractor businesses in Georgia often include:

  • General liability
  • Professional liability
  • Workers’ compensation

You can save up to 25% on general contractor insurance in Georgia

You can pay for your insurance monthly or annually and you can cancel instantly at any time.

Basic
Lowest Price
General Liability
Per occurrence
$300,000
Workers’ Comp
Per accident
$100,000
PRO
Most Popular
General Liability
Per occurrence
$1 million
Workers’ Comp
Per accident
$500,000
PRO PLUS
Best Coverage
General Liability
Per occurrence
$1 million
Workers’ Comp
Per accident
$1 million
Find the right general contractor business insurance in Georgia
We have all the business insurance you might need for your general contractor business in Georgia. And you save up to 10% when you combine coverage.
General Liability

General Liability

Bought by 95% of business owners like you
General liability insurance covers a wide range of general contractor business accidents and basic risks. You’ll have financial protection if someone other than an employee gets hurt or you are held responsible for damaging property that doesn’t belong to you. It’s often required by clients and licensing agencies.

general liability can help you pay for:

Medical payments
Property damage
Legal fees and judgments
Professional Liability (E&O)

Professional Liability (E&O)

Bought by 80% of business owners like you
Professional liability insurance can help to pay for damages and lawsuit costs if you or your general contractor business is accused of work errors or incomplete projects that cause a client to lose money.

professional liability can help you pay for:

Legal defense costs
Legal judgments
Workers' Compensation

Workers' Compensation

For business owners who hire employees
Workers’ compensation insurance helps to make sure workers are taken care of if they’re hurt on the job, while also protecting general contractor business owners from significant financial losses after an accident. It’s legally required in most states for businesses with employees.

workers compensation can help you pay for:

Medical expenses
Lost wages
Employer liability
How much does General contractor insurance in Georgia cost?

How much does General contractor insurance in Georgia cost?

General contractor insurance costs vary based on the risks that your business faces, such as:

  • Where you work
  • The kind of work you do
  • Your payroll and the kinds of jobs your employees do
  • The number and types of vehicles you use at work

General contractor business in Georgia typically pays about $75 each month for a business insurance policy.

You can save up to 25% in discounts on business insurance, depending on the kind of work you do. More risky professions can expect to pay more.

What does a General contractor need insurance for in Georgia?

What does a General contractor need insurance for in Georgia?

With business insurance from NEXT, you’ll have the protection you need to get your general contractor business to the next level. Insurance can help you in many ways:

  • General liability coverage helps pay for damage to property that doesn’t belong to you.
  • Professional liability insurance helps you defend yourself if you’re accused of making a mistake that causes someone to lose money.
  • Workers’ compensation insurance can help cover medical bills and lost wages after a work-related injury. Workers’ comp coverage is usually required by law if you have employees.
  • Commercial auto coverage will help pay for collision and other driving-related damage.
  • Commercial property insurance can help with replacement or repair costs if your owned or leased property is damaged due to a covered event.

Frequently asked questions about general contractor business insurance

Here are some of the most common questions we get about general contractor business insurance. If you don’t find the answers you need here, our licensed, U.S.-based insurance advisors are standing by to help via online chat or phone.

Does NEXT Insurance offer general contractor business insurance in Georgia?

Yes, NEXT Insurance offers tailored general contractor business insurance in Georgia.

Does NEXT Insurance offer Commercial Property coverage for general contractor business in Georgia?

Yes, NEXT Insurance offers General Liability, Professional Liability, Workers' Compensation, Tools & Equipment, Commercial Property coverage for general contractor business in Georgia.

How does business insurance protect general contractors?

Our contractor insurance packages are designed to protect your business from a variety of risks and help you save money to grow your business. You’ll be protected from financial losses related to:

Damage to someone’s property

Your ladder slips and crashes through a living room window. The general liability coverage in your insurance package would help pay for a replacement.

Accidents that hurt someone

A distracted homeowner trips over your extension cord, breaks their ankle and sues you. Your general liability coverage would also come into play here by helping to pay for medical costs and legal fees.

Workplace injuries

Your employee has to get medical care and cancel some jobs after they slip and cut their finger with a drill. Workers’ compensation coverage with business owner’s coverage can help cover medical bills and lost wages. Workers’ comp is usually required by law if you have employees.

Injuries and damage involving your business vehicles

You get into a fender bender with your work truck that was ruled your fault. Commercial auto coverage will help pay for the repairs and some of the rental costs, depending on the policy limits. This coverage is also usually required by law for business-owned vehicles.

Theft or damage to your tools

Motor failure puts your compressor out of commission. The tools and equipment insurance that is optional with your general liability coverage can help pay for replacement and repair costs.

Damage to your own property

A water pipe bursts in your office and floods the entire space. Property insurance can help with replacement or repair costs if your owned or leased property is damaged due to a covered event, such as fire, tornado or vandalism.

How can I get a certificate of insurance?

You’ll have instant access to your certificate of insurance 24/7 from your computer or mobile device when you purchase coverage with Next. There’s no waiting for anyone, no need to print anything and definitely no fax machines. If you’re a new or current Next Insurance customer, all you need to do is log in to your account and your Live Certificate delivers you the proof of insurance you need instantly, for free. You can easily share your COI with anyone via email, text message or a social media post. We provide unlimited certificates and you can also add an additional insured for free. If you decide to change your coverage, your certificate will be automatically updated. Find out more details about your certificate of insurance

What do I need to get an insurance quote online?

We keep it simple and straightforward so you can find the coverage that’s right for you within a few minutes. When you start a quote for insurance, we’ll ask you a few basic questions about your business, including: the kind of services you provide, the location of your office or where you plan to work, how many people you employ and how much you pay them and the number and type of vehicles you use for work.

How does the claims process work with NEXT Insurance?

  • If you’re a policyholder, you can file a claim any time by logging in to your account at www.nextinsurance.com and clicking the “File a claim” under the "About us" tab. You can expect a call from us shortly after you submit a claim to go over the details.
  • If you do not have a policy with us and are filing against one of our policyholders, you can head over to our website at www.nextinsurance.com, select “Help Center” under our “Support” tab, and under “Quick Actions for Customers” click where it says ”Not a policyholder and want to file a claim?”
  • If you cannot access your online account and require help from our support team, please visit our online help center.

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