Chubb Agribusiness Adds Product Withdrawal Coverage

Chubb Agribusiness has added product withdrawal coverage to its package policy for businesses that grow, manufacture, and distribute consumable products. The new coverage insures the expenses as a result of a withdrawal initiated by the insured or a governmental authority.

“Product withdrawals in the U.S. now occur more frequently and are costlier than ever,” said Philip Twietmeyer, senior vice president. “Companies must plan for a possible recall or withdrawal to minimize damage to their brand and bottom line. In the event of a product recall or withdrawal, Chubb’s Built-In Product Withdrawal Coverage can help insureds address both the financial impact through insurance coverage and reputational damage through access to critical crisis management services.”

Chubb Agribusiness’ Built-In Product Withdrawal Coverage includes:

Limits of liability are up to $300,000; $10,000 for costs of regaining goodwill, market share, profit or redesign. Defense costs are in addition to the limits. Coverage may not be available in all states and is subject to the language of policies as issued.

Chubb provides commercial and personal property and casualty insurance, personal accident and supplemental health insurance, reinsurance and life insurance to a diverse group of clients.