Merx provides real
insurance solutions to Transporters

About Us

Established in March 2010, Merx Underwriting Managers initially specialised in Heavy Commercial Vehicles but over the years has expanded and today offers solutions not only for HCVs, Goods in Transit but also Commercial, Agricultural, Personal Lines, as well as a range of value-added products.

We provide a full underwriting, claims, and claims recovery function for the Heavy Commercial Vehicle market.

We are a dedicated, professional team with a combined experience of more than 100 years in our areas of expertise.

Merx Underwriting Managers is an Authorised Financial Services Provider, FSP No: 42991.

Our Insurer

The oldest insurance company in South Africa, Old Mutual Insure has a history dating back more than 175 years. It is one of the leading companies in southern Africa’s non-life insurance landscape, with a tradition of service and quality. We are proud of the fact that we have a full binder facility with a short-term insurer of OMI’s exceptional stature. Our exclusive agreement with OMI ensures underwriting of HCV and related business on their behalf. OMI is a shareholder in our company and are represented on our board. We also have a full commercial binder facility which we offer to selected brokers.

Old Mutual Insure is an Authorised Financial Services Provider, FSP No: 12.

Our Products

Heavy Commercial Vehicle (HCV)

Cover for loss/damage to vehicles and equipment due to accidents, fire, hail, theft, hijacking.

Goods in Transit (GIT)

Insures products against loss or damage while being moved from one place to another.

Value Added Products (VAPs)

Excess reducer packages on motor and non-motor related insurance claims for underlying policies.

24-hour Emergency Call Centre

Roadside assistance and accident management covering a variety of vehicles.

Merx Protect for Drivers

This cover is designed to protect employees in the event of an accident which leads to injury or death.

Spillage and Clean-up

Cover for Non Hazardous, Side Tank, and Riot & Strike related spillages and clean-up.

Lock Nut

Advanced rim and tyre theft protection via specialised lock nuts

Commercial

Protection for businesses for risks such as fire, theft, vehicle accidents and more.

Agriculture

Complete risk protection solution tailored to an individual farmer’s needs.

Contact Us

info@merxum.co.za

+27 86 100 6379

7 Allen Street, Bardene, Boksburg, 1459

31A Arterial Road, Bedfordview, 2007