Small business insurance made for the needs of Canadian entrepreneurs.
If you own or operate a business in Nova Scotia, we know you face a unique set of challenges. We understand what it takes to protect small businesses like yours and offer customized insurance solutions to help keep your business safe.
Do you drive a vehicle for business purposes?
Whether you’re a contractor driving between construction sites, or a bakery owner completing your deliveries—if you own a business that requires the use of a company vehicle, you need commercial auto insurance.
We offer a number of insurance options to help ensure your business is protected. Here are a few of our key coverages:
Commercial general liability insurance
Even the smallest accident has the potential to derail your small business—but it doesn’t have to. The right commercial general liability (CGL) policy can help protect the future of your business in the face of a liability claim.
Commercial property insurance
Whether you operate your business out of your home, or you rent, lease, or own a commercial space — you need commercial property insurance. it can help protect both the building you use and a long list of the things inside.
Cyber risk and data breach coverage
As the digital world continues to grow and evolve, the threat of data breaches and cyber attacks grows with it. Small businesses need to ensure they’re prepared for the unexpected with the right type of insurance coverage.
Business interruption insurance
Unexpected scenarios may force you to temporarily close up shop. If your business is suddenly disrupted by a disaster or loss, business interruption insurance can help you cover your loss of business income and get your business up and running again.
Some available business solutions
Damaged equipment, stolen inventory, and customer slip-and-fall accidents on your property are just a few examples of the common risks that are covered by home-based business insurance.
If your small business provides a professional or creative service, gives advice or recommendations to customers, or consults on technical topics, then you need business insurance coverage.
Running your own store comes with a unique set of risks. Make sure your customers, inventory, and the business you’ve worked so hard to build are protected.
Suffering an uninsured loss and the impact it could have on your reputation, could be hard to recover from. Luckily, while it takes years to perfect your craft, it only takes a few minutes to protect your equipment and your tools.
If you own a small business that requires the use of a vehicle, you’ll need commercial auto insurance. The right coverage can help protect you, your employees, and your passengers.
Help keep your employees and their loved ones safe with comprehensive employee benefit options. A strong group benefits program can help you recruit top talent, maintain employee satisfaction, and keep your business competitive in the job market.
There’s more to being a TruShield customer than meets the eye. We take protecting your business to the next level with our value added services — at no additional cost to you.
Frequently asked questions
Who we are
We’re 100% Canadian, eh!
TruShield is proud to be 100% Canadian. Through our industry-leading expertise, we help small business entrepreneurs manage their risk and get the right coverage that’s tailored to their business.