Metal & Plastics

An insurance program designed to provide custom coverage for metal & plastics manufacturers.

Created in 1983, Amwins Program Underwriters' Metal & Plastics insurance program is one of the most experienced markets for this class of business in the country.  The program is tailored to fit many types of plastics operations including: plastics manufacturers, distributors of plastic related products, extruders and plastic injection molders, as well as metalworking operations: custom machining operations, distributors of metalworking related products, electroplaters, foundries, machine parts manufacturers, machine shops and metal finishers.

Eligible accounts

  • Extruders
  • Plastic injection molders
  • Plastic manufacturers
  • Custom machining operations
  • Distributors of metalworking and plastic related products
  • Electroplaters
  • Foundries
  • Machine parts manufacturers
  • Machine shops
  • Metal finishers/treaters

Ineligible accounts

  • Installation - contractors
  • Consumer products - finished goods
  • Aircraft / aerospace products
  • Structural metal


  • Property
  • Special property form enhancements (in most states)
  • Equipment breakdown
  • General liability
  • Inland marine
  • Crime
  • Commercial auto
  • Commercial umbrella
  • Stop gap liability
  • Workers' compensation
  • EPLI
  • Product withdrawal expense
  • Excess

Coverage is provided on an admitted basis unless otherwise indicated.

Metal & Plastics
Program details



The program is available in all U.S. states.


Minimum premium







A.M Best Rated "A"


Submission requirements

  • Industry standard applications
  • Metal & Plastics supplemental questionnaire
  • Prior premium and loss Information for all lines (5 years minimum)
  • Brochures or product descriptions
  • Completed Business Income worksheet required if requested limit exceeds $500,000 (per location) and/or writing coverage on an agreed amount basis

Please send submissions to: