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Cannabis Insurance for Dispensaries

BLAZE Insure offers comprehensive insurance coverage tailored to the unique needs of your cannabis business.

We go beyond traditional insurance by providing active risk management to proactively reduce risks and safeguard your investment. Our industry expertise sets us apart, as we partner with insurers who understand the challenges you face.

Key Benefits

Tech-Enabled Application Process Specific to BLAZE Customers

Trusted Partner with Extensive Cannabis Domain Knowledge

Dedicated Alpharoot Representative

Easy Access to Application from Within BLAZE Ecosystem

Who it's for

Cannabis Retailers

Secure your store, merchandise, and shield against liability risks that could negatively impact your dispensary.

Cannabis Delivery Services

Protect your delivery operations, vehicles, inventory, and ensure compliance with local regulations.

Product Liability

Product Insurance safeguards your business from any liability claims that relate to products purchased at your dispensary.

General Liability

Liability Insurance protects your cannabis business against claims of property damage, personal injury, or any incident that causes harm within your dispensary.

Property Insurance

Property Insurance covers your storefront, facility, content within the building, and inventory from fire, flood, theft, or other potential risks.

Business Interruption

Business Interruption Insurance provides a safety net for your dispensary keeping you afloat during any unexpected closures.

Auto Liability

Auto Liability covers companies that own and operate vehicles for business purposes such as cannabis delivery services.

Crime Coverage

Crime coverage protects your cannabis retailer against specific money theft crimes concerning third-party burglary or employee theft.

Additional Coverage:

How to Get Covered

  1. Get a Quote
    Fill out a simple form to get started.

  2. Consultation
    Talk with an industry expert to tailor your coverage.

  3. Policy Activation
    Choose the best option for your business and activate your policy.

  4. Ongoing Support
    Access to customer service and risk management advice

Frequently Asked Questions

Cannabis insurance is not required by federal law, but some states may have specific insurance requirements for cannabis businesses as part of their licensing regulations. It’s imperative to review your state’s laws and regulations to determine if insurance is mandatory in your area.

Cannabis retailers can file an insurance claim by first notifying the insurance provider of the incident, providing all necessary documentation and evidence, and completing the required claim forms. It’s important to follow the claims process outlined in your policy and cooperate fully with your insurance company.

The time it takes for a cannabis insurance claim to be processed can vary depending on the complexity of the claim, the responsiveness of the policy holder, and the insurer’s procedures. Some claims can be processed relatively quickly, while others may take several weeks or longer.

Yes, cannabis retailers can bundle multiple insurance policies to save on costs. Dispensaries can combine coverage such as property, general liability, and product liability into a single package tailored to their specific needs.

There are a few ways cannabis dispensaries can reduce their insurance premiums. One of the best ways is to implement risk management strategies, such as improving security measures, maintaining a strong safety record, and demonstrating consistent compliance with regulations. Additionally, working with an experienced insurance broker can help you identify cost-effective coverage options and potential discounts that may be available to your business.

BLAZE has partnered with AlphaRoot to administer the BLAZE Insure program.  AlphaRoot is a full-service insurance brokerage that focuses exclusively on the cannabis, hemp, CBD, and psychedelic industries. AlphaRoot works with companies across the entire supply chain, from ancillary providers to plant-touching businesses empowering them to mitigate risk and focus on expansion.

Insurance services are provided by Millennial Specialty Insurance LLC dba AlphaRoot

Need help or have questions about our services?
Give us a call at: (415) 964-5689