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War & Terrorism

A terrorist attack can strike at anytime, anywhere, and the consequences can be devastating. With the right protection, these damages can be limited and the security of knowing there is coverage is comforting.

In today’s world, after events such as the Boston bombings, attacks in Paris, Brussels and terrorist organizations striking around the world, global terrorism coverage is essential. Ironshore’s production team is an Industry leader in this field with expansive knowledge of the subject. Our product offers a global solution to the risk of damage caused by acts of terrorism.

Our War & Terror team offers skilled and experienced underwriting to ensure the highest quality coverage and service is provided to our clients. Our underwriters have the ability to make swift decisions and provide quick responses to our brokers’ and clients’ inquiries.

The War & Terror team has access to capacity across multiple platforms including Lloyd’s (where Pembroke manages Syndicate 4000), Ironshore Indemnity Inc., Ironshore Specialty Insurance Company and Ironshore Europe DAC. This flexible capacity allows us to develop a tailored approach to the products and services we provide.

Terrorism & Sabotage

Covers worldwide property damage (Commercial and Residential) resulting from terrorism and sabotage, including the risk of business interruption; the coverage also includes defence and debris removal costs and professional fees. We offer this coverage on either a full value or first loss basis as requested by the client.

Optional Extension to include malicious damage, strikes, riots, and civil commotions.

  • In excess of $350M in Capacity
Terrorism & Sabotage including Political Violence & War

Covers worldwide property damage (Commercial and Residential) resulting from terrorism & sabotage, including the risk of business interruption and extended to incorporate:

  • Strikes, Riots, and Civil Commotion
  • Malicious Damage
  • Insurrection/Rebellion/Revolution/Mutiny/Coup d’Etat
  • War on Land/Civil War
  • This expanded coverage will also include defence and debris removal costs and professional fees and can be offered on either a full value or first loss basis.
  • Maximum Capacity: $40M any one risk
Third Party Liability

Covers third party property  damage and third party bodily injury.

  • Maximum Capacity: $40M any one risk
Aviation War

The aviation war account is made up of some of the world’s largest passenger airlines(excluding the American carriers who have the benefit of protection under the Homeland Security Act), cargo airlines and a large proportion of the world’s general aviation business. Coverage includes hull war and excess third party war liability. In addition, there are ancillary exposures such as contingent hull war, which covers banks and finance houses in the event that an airline fails to purchase adequate insurance cover.

Hull war and excess third party war liability are the principle components of this coverage for an insured peril principally involving loss or damage as a result of war and terrorism.

  • Maximum Capacity: $40M any one risk
Marine War

War & terrorism coverage can also be included in our marine products extending coverage to include vessel hull and machinery damage resulting from war risks including mines, explosives, malicious damage, piracy and sabotage, terrorism, producting and trapping. In addition to the physical damage cover there is also cover for protection and indemnity risks as a result of a war peril. Another component of the marine war account is the insurance of vessels against the risk of confiscation following the discovery of drugs on board.

  • Maximum Capacity: $40M any one risk
Stand Alone Terrorism Coverage - Additional Benefits
  • The alternative to TRIA
  • Insureds can choose which assets to insure
  • Suited for US clients and Companies with International exposure
  • Loss does not have to be government certified
  • Combined capacity for War on Land, Terrorism and Cargo
  • Underwriters are the decision makers
  • Integrated Claims Team
  • Visit clients regularly to understand your business
  • 80 years of combined underwriting experience within the War & Terror team
  • Recognized leaders in the market