Markets/Coverages News

BoatUS Launches Peer-to-Peer Boat Insurance Program

BoatUS has launched a boat rental insurance policy available for rentals through Boatbound, a nationwide boat rental marketplace. The new Peer-to-Peer Boat Rental Policy covers the rental period and is designed specifically to meet the needs of this new and …

Glatfelter Launches Risk Management Tool for Long Term Care Facilities

Glatfelter Healthcare Practice, an insurance program serving senior living facilities, home health care and other private homecare agencies, and VorroHealth, a provider of clinical, AR/billing and interoperable technology for healthcare, have released ACTUM, a fully integrated offering to complement VorroHealth’s …

Hudson Crop Launches Total Revenue Coverage

Hudson Insurance Co. has added Total Revenue Coverage (TRC) to Hudson Crop’s suite of private products. TRC is a supplemental insurance policy to multi-peril crop insurance (MPCI) that offers farmers a single, firm, crop revenue guarantee at the time of …

Association of National Advertisers Launches Patent Troll Insurance

The ANA (Association of National Advertisers) has launched an insurance program to protect marketers against the expense of Patent Assertion Entities (PAEs), often known as “patent trolls.” PAEs are firms with the sole business purpose of launching patent claims against …

ProSight Specialty, Allied Insurance Brokers Launch Scaffold Insurance Program

ProSight Specialty Insurance has partnered with Allied Insurance Brokers to offer coverage for the scaffolding industry. According to The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) it is estimated that 65 percent of construction workers spend some time working on scaffolds, …

ACE Commercial Expands Small Business Specialty Offerings Online

ACE Commercial Risk Services (ACE CRS) announced several new products that expand its suite of specialty commercial products for small businesses. The products are available through ACE Solutions Fast Track, an online small business underwriting and quoting platform. The new products and …

ACE Offers New D&O Products in Germany; Dünkeloh Named Financial Lines Mgr.

ACE Group has launched two new D&O insurance products and has appointed a new financial lines manager in Germany, as it continues to respond to the rapidly evolving management liability cover needs of companies in Europe’s biggest economy. ACE D&O …

ISO Offers Insurers New Roof Rating Tool

Verisk Insurance Solutions has introduced new rating tools and coverage options through its ISO business to help insurers address the quality and age of roof materials. The newly developed rating factors are designed to assist insurers in pricing policies based …

Zurich Upgrades Coverage for Asset Managers as Regulatory Risk Grows

Zurich North America has revised its liability policy for investment advisers, mutual fund and hedge fund managers. Zurich says it has made the changes in response to a rise in regulatory risk fueled by new investigative approaches used by the …

Zurich Launches Management Liability Offering for SMEs in Australia

Zurich is launching a new management liability offering, specifically designed to protect small to medium enterprises (SMEs) in Australia, with turnovers up to AUD$50 million. The new product will be provided via “Z.stream,” the company’s electronic broking system. Z.stream* already …