One of the most important insurance coverages for food trucks is also one of the most misunderstood… Mechanical breakdown or equipment breakdown insurance covers the cost to repair or replace damaged equipment. More importantly it can protect lost income because of the breakdown. Food trucks have many pieces of equipment that are necessary for day to day operation to stay in business.
Insurance can be complicated. It may be one of your least favorite things to deal with as a food truck owner. One of the reasons it can be painful is because some insurance carriers and brokers make it difficult for you. There are cheap insurance program out there that offer basic liaiblity insurance that is self-service. That's fine, but what about your auto insurance, how about your equipment breakdown coverage and most of all what about your loss of business income insurance...?