Customer Insurance Certificate Requirements

Lessor Requirements

Williams Scotsman requires property and general liability insurance coverage for all equipment and value added products. Please see below for the attached Insurance Certificate Requirements document for guidance. Direct all insurance related inquires to:

Lessee Requirements

If a Williams Scotsman certificate of insurance is required, please refer to the attached document for guidance or email your local branch representative.

Optional General Liability Program

The carrier associated with your Optional GL Insurance coverage is American Southern General Insurance Company. Any questions regarding insurance coverage, limits, etc., should be referred to Allen Insurance Group at 1-800-922-5536.

Insurance Certificates

General Liability

Acceptable Certificates

  • General Liability
  • Garage Liability
  • Premises Liability
  • Wrap Up Liability
  • Public Entity Liability
  • Public Liability (Canada)
  • 3rd Party Liability

Required Amount per Occurrence

  • $1,000,000
  • $10,000,000 Fireworks

Other Requirements

  • Policy Number
  • Coverage Team
  • Our Customer has to be:
    • the insured or
    • Insured needs to be our customer’s parent company

Williams Scotsman Must Be Listed As

  • Certificate Holder
  • Additional Insured

NOT Acceptable Coverage Types

  • Personal Liability
  • Auto Liability
  • Worker’s Compensation


Acceptable Certificates

  • Property Coverage
  • All Risks
  • Business Personal Prop-erty
  • Broad Form Building
  • Equipment
  • Builder’s Risk Equipment
  • Inland Marine
  • Commercial Property
  • Contractor’s Equipment
  • Equipment Floater
  • Installation Floater
  • Installation
  • Renters or Rental Equipment
  • Special or Special Perils
  • Leased Rented Equipment
  • Scheduled Equipment
  • Physical Damage
  • Special Property

Required Amount per Occurrence

  • Full Replacement Value

Other Requirements

  • Policy Number
  • Coverage Term

Williams Scotsman Must Be Listed As

  • Certificate Holder
  • Loss Payee

NOT Acceptable Coverage Types

  • Personal Property

Insurance Glossary

Blanket Coverage

Provides insurance coverage for all units the customer is renting | leasing from Williams Scotsman, Inc.

Individual Coverage

Provides insurance coverage for specific units or locations.

Additional Insured

Additional insured for liability and Loss Payee for property enables Williams Scotsman to work directly with the customer’s insurance carrier in the event of a claim. 

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[Legal Disclaimer]

This information is provided for informational and convenience purposes only and does not constitute a contract. Provisions on this website are subject to change. Customers are advised to refer to their lease agreement for details concerning required insurance coverage as the provisions in the lease agreement take precedence. Williams Scotsman is not an insurance provider or broker so customers should refer any questions regarding insurance coverage, type or definitions to their agent / broker or provider.

* Allen Insurance Group is a third party insurance agent that administers a general liability insurance program offered by American Southern Insurance Company. For details about this program, please contact your sales representative for information.