Marine Liability Insurance

Cover for primary, excess and other marine liability
Allianz Global Corporate & Specialty offers comprehensive global cover for primary and excess marine liability, as well as specialty liability products for marine operations and employees, spanning onboard and onshore.

Take out marine liability insurance with us and you'll gain access to a multidisciplinary team of risk consultants, marine engineers and master mariners. You'll also benefit from our market-leading capacity and a flexible approach to underwriting and claims handling.

Our marine insurance solutions include risk control program development and implementation, crew and operator safety training, and vessel, condition and loss-prevention surveys. 

We work with a wide range of marine clients from across the globe, from logistics and multimodal transport operators to marina operators, vessel charters and shipbuilders.

  • marine general liability
  • marine employer’s liability
  • protection and Indemnity (P&I) and related coverages (selected countries only)
  • marine excess liability
  • bumbershoot
  • charterer’s liability
  • ship repairer’s liability
  • terminal operator’s liability
  • wharfinger’s liability
  • stevedore’s liability
 The products and services described on this page may not be available in all AGCS locations. Please contact your local office for full information on local product availability.
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Annual survey identifying business risks

Technology is breeding new threats as well as business models. Traditional risks such as natural catastrophes continue to challenge while other threats such as cyber, neck-and-neck with business interruption at the top of the Allianz Risk Barometer 2019 for the first time, reputational risk, increasing exposure to intangible assets and volatility and consolidation in the corporate environment evolve daily.

Top 3 risks in the Marine & Shipping sector in 2019

  1. Natural catastrophes (34%) - 2018 rank: 1 (34%)
  2. Cyber incidents (32%) - 2018 rank: 2 (31%)
  3. Market developments (28%)  
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