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Hanseatischer Versicherungsdienst Eduard Pfeifer GmbH

The major business area of Hanseatischer Versicherungsdienst Eduard Pfeifer GmbH – insurance brokers - is to deal with the insurance demands of the transport economy. Our many years of experience and constant striving to bring our knowledge up to date ensure that we are in a unique position to know the sector's particular requirements.

We are coaching illustrious transport companies and related businesses — both in Germany and abroad — in the fields of transport insurance, transport liability insurance and other types of business liability insurance. We are of course also your partner of choice for all questions relating to other insurance types and for clients in other industries.

We are glad to be here for you.

We see ourselves as partner to find solutions for insurance or liability related obstacles in the daily working environment keeping the interest of all parties involved in mind.

About us

Insurance brokers Hanseatischer Versicherungsdienst Eduard Pfeifer GmbH was founded by Eduard Pfeifer in 1984. In his professional career he gained experience from the forwarding industry as well as the insurance industry. Those preconditions where key to successfully implementing the business in the market.

Since then, significant structural and legal changes in both sectors have come into effect — classical ways of doing business have also seen major changes. An existing solid foundation conjoined with a flexible process of constant adaptation has enabled us to grow the business and navigate collision free through turbulent waters and lurking rocks.

On this basis we use a combination of modern technology and traditional hanseatic trading values to take care of the insurance needs of our clients with great dedication.

Range of Services

The principal focus of the services offered by Hanseatischer Versicherungsdienst Eduard Pfeifer GmbH are the insurance needs of the logistics economy. We provide you with consultation, an expertise advise, broking your risk and supporting you with further services around insurance topics to support you that you can focus on your job. This no matter if abroad or domestic.

To match your insurance contract with the liability which is arising out of a transport contract is increasingly important. This is is irrespectively of the nature of goods which can range from commercial goods up to removal goods, the mode of transport whether it is by land-, sea- or air transportation or the container handling by cranes.

If measures are being taken, it helps to avoid significant losses - including losses which could potentially threaten the very existence of your business.



Working closely with you, we will determine the nature of your risks, indicate your corresponding insurance needs and offer you professional advise.

Insurance broking

With your help, we will draw up an individual insurance solution and take out this insurance according to your instructions.



The work does not end with the conclusion of the contract. Not only that we will support you in case of damages we will also adapt the insurance cover to the changing circumstances in line with the information you provide to us.

We offer you

  • Transport liability insurance for hauliers, warehousing and terminal companies and freight forwarders, including the removal and household property storage fields
  • Warehouse and transport insurance
  • Operational and environmental liability insurance
  • Insurance of directors and officers
  • Property insurance
  • Car insurance
  • Health insurance
  • Company retirement and risk provision

... and many more


Along with renowned German and international insurance companies and under the guidance of experienced underwriters we have developed special insurance products which aim to cover the needs of the transport economy. The transport economy as core segment of our services relates to transport liability insurance products including public and environmental insurance as well as general transport insurance products. In this business area we work as a specialized exclusive broker and also assume responsibility for the processing of claims settlements.



Hanseatischer Versicherungsdienst Eduard Pfeifer GmbH - Insurance brokers -

Phone +49 (40) 679099-0 Fax +49 (40) 679099-11

Registered office: Kriegkamp 2, 22147 Hamburg

Place of juristication Hamburg

Your contact persons

Sales and claims settlement in other insurances

Volkmar Hecker Phone +49 40 679099 23


Further dates: Hamburg Register of Companies No. HRB 33142 VAT ID: DE 118660779 Register information according to § 11 section 1 of the regulation for the insurance broking and consulting (Versicherungsvermittlungsverordnung – Vers Verm V) Permission of the Chamber of Commerce and Industry (HK), Adolphsplatz 1, 20457 Hamburg Registration number: D-82QM-SCXOC-80

Arbitration body - extrajudical settlement - : Versicherungsombudsmann Privatversicherungen, Postfach 08 06 32 10006 Berlin - Internet: Ombudsmann Private Kranken- und Pflegeversicherung, Leipziger Straße 104 10177 Berlin - Internet:

The European Commission provides a platform for online dispute settlement (OS), which can be found here, the page Consumers have the possibility to use this platform for the settlement of their dispute.

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