Compass Underwriting, a specialist underwriting agency in the accident and health (A&H) market, has partnered with specialist bike insurer Bikmo to provide an accident and injury insurance product for self-employed couriers working in the gig economy.
The tailored cover allows companies such as Bikmo’s client Deliveroo to ensure their couriers receive a similar level of cover to full-time employees. The insured will have access to online claims reporting and cross-referencing with GPS and earnings data.
Managing director at Compass Underwriting, Andrew Briant, says this solution through "working closely with Bikmo and our Lloyd's capacity" provides access to previously lacking "tailor-made protection cover" for these employees in the gig economy.
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