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Marine Insurance

Marine Insurance - Protect your marine assets. Speak with an Insurance Broker to get the Marine Insurance you need. Ensure your business has adequate marine insurance coverage.

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Marine Insurance

Marine Insurance provides businesses with coverage for loss or damage that occurs to vessels, boats and cargo as well as the delivery and management of goods. Marine Insurance is available for businesses looking to insuer commercial vessels, watercraft, boats, ferries, the transportation of cargo and for management and running of a marina.

Marine Insurance covers a business from the financial loss associated with damage, theft or destruction to vessels, commercial facilities such as marinas, goods in storage.

The coverage of various marine insurance policies may differ, so please consider engaging an expert to help you find and select the most appropriate product for your needs. 

 

Marine Insurance policies may cover: 

Goods in transit

Business and organisations operating marinas, marine service providers, port authorities, ship repairers and yacht clubs. 

Commercial vessels such as tourist boats, whale watching, fishing vessels and bardges for losses that occur or liability events.

What does Marine Insurance cost?

 

Marine Insurance costs are determined by size and scope of the insurance being required. Some areas to consider are the vessels age, its usage and frequency of use, how often it is maintained and its service record.

Using an Insurance Broker for your Marine insurance needs ensures that your business has managed its risks. Every business is different and an insurance broker can help by assessing your unique business risk profile and providing advice on the best insurance cover, including Marine insurance for your business. An insurance broker will also help when it comes time to claim, advocating for you to negotiate the best outcome in the settlement of your claim with the insurer.

So whether it's loss or damage to goods in your care, accidental damage or sinking of your vessel, or loss or damage to your property whilst in transit, your Insurance Broker can assist you to be covered.

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You can also search for an insurance broker by the type of insurance you need (insurance category), by your industry or by location depending on what is most critical to you. You can learn more about what a broker is like to work with by reading customer reviews left on Advisr. Educating yourself and reading articles by insurance brokers that explain different insurance lines, or dissect exposure to risk in different industries also helps you to find and select an insurance broker that understands your business or personal risk. We have hundreds of articles on Advisr to help you understand your insurance needs and find an insurance broker right for you.

Insurance brokers operate on behalf of their customers. Insurance brokers understand both the potential risks that an individual or business may face and also the various insurance policy options and insurance providers that exist across the market.

Insurance brokers can help customers with hard to place risks to find an insurance provider that can meet their needs.

Insurance brokers help clients to reduce their risk by sourcing and matching their clients with appropriate insurance products. Insurance brokers work for their customers. Insurance brokers focus on understanding their customers' risks and exposure and their insurance requirements.