Marine Property & Trades

The marine property & trades division at AXIS offer bespoke comprehensive liability coverage for marine contractors and shipyard operations, and physical loss / damage cover for subsea cables and port & terminals, both on a worldwide basis.

From small maritime contractors to multinational marine businesses, our comprehensive liability product has the flexibility to meet the needs of specialist marine businesses. We are a class leading, product led, provider of marine insurance to manual and non-manual marine contractors, with a proven track record of successful client management and high retention rates. 

Additionally we offer a range of specialist marine property insurance products which cover both the landside exposures of a port and terminal operator, and subsea fibre-optic and power cables exposures, around the world.

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Hall Smith

VP Marine Liability Underwriter

+44 20 7002 0974

  • Flexible and tailor-made solutions
  • Ability to cover risks on a 100% basis
  • Up to £10 million primary limits offered for UK employers’ liability 
  • Up to £10 million primary limits offered for public / products liability
  • Up to £10 million primary limits offered for physical loss / damage coverage
Products & Capabilities
  • Employers’ Liability
  • Public / Products Liability
  • Professional Indemnity
  • Contractors All Risks
  • Removal of Wreck
  • Foul Berthing
  • Port Blockage
  • Property and Handling Equipment
  • Business Interruption
  • Port Craft
  • Marine Cables – both physical loss / damage and Third Party Liability
Target Classes
  • Port Authorities
  • Terminal Operators
  • Stevedores
  • Marine Contractors
  • Diving Contractors
  • Ship Agents/Flag Inspectors
  • Charterers Liability
  • Subsea Cable – construction and in-situ risks