Defence cover, also known as FD&D (Freight, Demurrage & Defence), provides Assureds with access to comprehensive legal assistance and professional advice from lawyers in shipping disputes included in the cover (non-P&I matters).
This cover is available to shipowners and charterers as a standalone product or can be combined with other insurances offered.

Key Features

  • Cover for legal, expert, arbitration, mediation and associated costs in respect of a wide range of disputes typically encountered
    by vessel operators
  • Access to an in-house expert legal team for advice and assistance
  • High limits of cover for all claims available
  • No minimum claim value
  • Expert advice, guidance and case management during disputes, including cost control and assistance during mediation
    and other forms of dispute resolution
Owners’ P&I
Owners’ P&I

P&I insurance covers the legal liability for damages that ship owners or operators can be exposed to in connection with operating the vessel.

Charterers’ P&I
Charterers’ P&I

Charterers’ liability cover for time and voyage charterers.

Hull & Machinery
Hull & Machinery

Hull & Machinery insurance is insurance against physical damage to the vessel.