Inland Marine Insurance

Inland Marine Insurance provides protection from a potential loss due to the shipment of property.

Precious cargo is often transported through commercial carriers, who are burdened with the task of protecting that property. Keep operators safe in the event of an unfortunate accident during transit that may result in damage. Whether they're transporting jewelry, art, electronics, heavy equipment, or anything in between, help your clients avoid a financial hit with proper coverage.

 

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Which industries need Inland Marine?

Any client who transports materials or equipment for their livelihood should consider Inland Marine. Types of items may include (but are not limited to):

  • Agricultural equipment
  • Cameras, prop & movie equipment
  • Classic cars
  • Collectibles/memorabilia
  • Construction equipment
  • Fine art
  • Firearms
  • Jewelry
  • Medical equipment
  • Musical instruments
  • Technology
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What does Inland Marine cover?

While it gets its name from shipping cargo by boat, today's Inland Marine insurance covers items in transit via any means (plane, truck, etc.) or in a storage facility. Accidents that can happen which are included:

  • Collision
  • Theft or vandalism
  • Natural disaster such as fire or flood
  • Incident at sea