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Knowing the hidden risks to your warehouse can reduce their impact on your bottom line.
Electrical Fire
Business Interruption
Cyber Liability
Management Liability

Electrical failures that result in a fire can cause significant structural damage and financial loss. Our IR Thermography service can help you decrease the risk of fire and injury, while also increasing your energy efficiency.


Unexpected events that disrupt your operation can lead to unrecoverable loss of income and extra expenses to your distribution business. Our Business Interruption coverage helps aid in your quick recovery, keeps your employees paid and clients satisfied so that your business never misses a beat.


Technology gives you a helping hand in driving efficiency, but it also exposes distributors to a new level of risk. That's why our Cyber Liability policy covers network privacy, customer data and third-party information under your care or control.


Your managers make tough decisions every day, but their actions can make your business susceptible to a lawsuit. Management Liability coverage, backs your business with experienced legal teams to defend the unintended errors of employees in charge of your operation.


Manual material handling contributes to over 500,000 cases of musculoskeletal disorders per year. If you count on employees to make precise repetitive motions, count on our ergonomic planning tools to help increase productivity and reduce the likelihood of on-the-job injuries.


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SORCE for Wholesale Distributors

CNA is proud to offer our School of Risk Control Excellence (SORCE®), world-class training to help wholesale distributors control their risk and manage their exposures.

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Insurance for Wholesale Distributors

We offer coverages for wholesale distributors that address the most prominent exposures, from supply chain interruption and fire protection systems to employee safety and data network security.

As a wholesale distributor, you keep entire industries moving. Every day you find a balance between your global suppliers and your customers, here and abroad. In the middle, there are supply chain systems, freights, warehouses, fleets, docks and workers to keep organized and safe. And with each comes potential risks – loss of inventory, damaged property or merchandise, late shipments and warehouse thefts. When you’re searching for distributors insurance, you want a carrier who understands these unique challenges and offers the coverage you need to keep your business running strong.

At CNA, we're committed to safeguarding your assets through strategic risk management programs and business continuity planning. Whether it's Property, Equipment Breakdown, Cyber Liability, Product Liability, Management Liability or Workers' Compensation, our insurance solutions help your business manage any risk you face.

Backed by an ‘A’ rating from A.M. Best, we have the financial strength you look for and appreciate. We are the only carrier with UL Recognized Risk Engineers to consult with you — so you have the freedom to focus on managing your operation. And our unmatched claim support works hard to get your business back up and running when you need it most.


Learn more about our broad portfolio of insurance solutions specialized to meet the needs of your business.

CNA offers a broad portfolio of insurance solutions — from general liability to property to professional and management liability and more — specialized to meet the needs of your business.


Explore our services designed to help you manage your claims, understand your exposures, address potential losses and maintain business continuity.

CNA offers an array of services designed to help you manage your claims, understand your exposures, address potential losses and maintain business continuity.

Small Business Insurance Fundamentals

Learn more about how to identify the insurance and services you need to safeguard your small business.

For your small business, having the right kind of insurance is critical to success. Are you looking to learn more about the kinds of insurance coverage you need before you contact your local independent agent or broker? We've developed some helpful resources and tools to get you started.

What kind of insurance do I need?
Identifying the right coverages that address your risk exposures and your greatest challenges is important. To help determine your business insurance needs, use this checklist to help guide your discussion with your independent insurance agent.

Why use an independent agent?
Dedicated to offering the broadest selection of policies and coverage to best meet their customers' needs, independent agents represent multiple product lines from more than one carrier. CNA is proud to support the Independent Insurance Agents & Brokers of America and their Young Agents Committee. Find a local independent agent for you.


What is risk control?
For small businesses, preventing and controlling risk can be just as important as being properly covered. CNA Risk Control offers a wide range of services focusing on management accountability, cost drivers and business solutions to help you improve your bottom-line profit.

How can I prepare for an emergency?
Learn how to safeguard your small business, your employees and your family in the event of an emergency by visiting Resources to Manage & Reduce Risk for online tools and resources from CNA's own business continuity planners and government organizations.

How can I better prepare for my policy renewal?
Your independent insurance agent is your best resource to ensure your small business has the proper insurance coverage as it changes and grows year over year. Review this list of 10 items to prepare for your conversation about how your business and its insurance needs have changed since your policy was issued.


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Small Business Owners Policy (BOP)

Commercial Auto

Commercial General Liability

Directors & Officers (D&O)

Electronic Data Processing (EDP)

Employment Practices Liability (EPL)

Equipment Breakdown

Fidelity and Commercial Crime

Fiduciary Liability

Inland Marine

Management Liability

Ocean Marine

Product Liability

Product Recall Expense


Umbrella Liability

Warehousers’ Legal Liability

Workers’ Compensation

Direct Bill Services

CNA Claim Services

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