New Partner Announcement: Walmsleys Commercial Insurance Brokers


We are proud to announce that we have been appointed as claims management provider for one of the UK’s leading Chartered Insurance Brokers, Walmsleys Commercial. ULA will be providing a market-leading claims management service for all of Walmsleys’ clients, irrespective of fault.

ULA will be offering a particular focus to the replacement vehicle policies on offer, ensuring Walmsleys’ commercial fleet clients receive a suitable vehicle for the needs of the business in the event of a fault accident. Working with Walmsleys’, ULA will be providing fleet risk management to Walmsleys Commercial’s fleet clients through various innovative technological solutions; further enhancing the incredibly successful Fleetcover scheme they currently have.

Philip Wall, Managing Director at Walmsleys Commercial comments; “We are very pleased to be partnering with ULA, who have been appointed following a lengthy and in depth review of our motor claims offering. We have experienced significant growth in the motor sector in recent years, particularly under our Fleetcover and Garagecover brands and it’s important that we continue to differentiate our service offering from our competitors in today’s crowded marketplace. We are confident that ULA will allow us to do just that”.

ULA’s Director and founder, Adam Hughes, comments; “We are delighted to announce this partnership and believe it is yet another sign that ULA work in the right way. We pride ourselves on being ahead of the market by pioneering new products and services, ensuring that as a result, all of our broker partners remain ahead of their competition – be it through a unique LEI policy or claims service. There is a great deal of opportunity to work creatively with Walmsleys and we are looking forward to providing a service their client’s would expect”.

Walmsleys have had a presence in Wigan since 1926, and Walmsleys Commercial was formed in 2004 to concentrate exclusively on providing a specialist insurance service to commercial clients, both locally and throughout the UK. Since 2004 Walmsleys Commercial have invested heavily in new technology and quality, experienced personnel. This has helped them maintain and grow a sizeable, local and traditional client base, whilst continuing to innovate and create various brands that trade nationally in specific areas of trade and insurance cover.

United Legal Assistance were established in 2014 and are owned and managed by brothers, Adam & Gavin Hughes. With over 20 years’ industry experience, they have grown the company from 3 staff to 30, whilst settling into their state of the art 2-floor offices in Southport. United Legal Assistance have become specialists in working with independent commercial insurance brokers, with their attention and understanding of commercial fleets, combined with innovative technology, cited as the main reason for brokers choosing ULA.