Commercial Vessels

Coverage can include:

  • Hull and Machinery Physical damage
  • Breach of Warranty coverage
  • Protection & Indemnity (watercraft liability)
  • Insured’s liability to passengers
  • Insured’s liability to crew members (”Jones Act”)
  • Cargo legal liability
  • Pollution liability

Typical Types of Vessels/Operations covered

  • Tug & barge
  • Watertaxis
  • Six pac charter
  • Excursion boats
  • Police and Fire boats
  • Crew boats
  • Floating restaurants
  • Gambling vessels
  • Commercial Fishermen (fleets only)
  • Yachts and Boats (Personal)
  • Standard Production Yachts/Boats
  • Custom Produced Yachts/Boats

Features may include, as needed:

  • Vessels up to 30 years old
  • Vessels up to 70 MPH
  • Corporately owned vessels
  • Vessels located in coastal zones
  • Vessels requiring extended navigation
  • Owner’s liability to crew (“Jones Act”)
  • Arrested vessels
  • Vessels having absentee owners