In today’s constantly evolving maritime industry, it is imperative to have a team of experts behind you with the knowledge and experience to design versatile and bespoke liability insurance programmes.

Miller is the leading broker for marine liability business in the London market. Our dedicated team has over 100 combined years’ experience and place a number of the world’s largest specialist marine accounts.

Marine and General Liabilities

Experts in specialist intrinsic risks which would typically fall outside of your P&I coverage, we arrange third party and contractual liabilities insurance for:

  • vessel owners and charterers 
  • ship construction and repair companies 
  • cargo owners
  • terminals, harbours and ports
  • stevedores and wharfingers
  • marine consultants
  • wet tows
  • specialist operations, such as cable/pipe laying and marine construction.

We also arrange:

  • umbrella / excess liability 
  • reinsurance of fixed premium P&I providers
  • ancillary insurances, such as coverage for bunkers, personal accident and passenger deviation.
“ Our dedicated team has over 100 combined years’ experience and place a number of the world’s largest specialist marine accounts.”

Maritime professional liability

From naval architects to health and safety advisors, the maritime industry employs a broad range of consultants and contractors to carry out a wide-ranging scope of work. 

We are recognised market-leaders in placing maritime professional liability for:

  • architectural / engineering and advisory services
  • marine agents and ship brokers.

Exclusive access to high limit facilities

We retain first class, long-standing relationships with all specialist marine liability insurers in the London market. As a result, we have a number of exclusive facilities designed for the placement of bespoke coverages and offering large limits. Some can offer up to USD500m of capacity from A+ rated markets, requiring agreement by one underwriter only. For risks that fall outside the normal scope of our facilities, we can access specialist facultative markets.

Leaders in binding authorities 

We are widely recognised as market leaders in the placement of binding authorities on behalf of coverholders around the world. Our extensive relationships with both Lloyd’s and the wider London market enable us to design comprehensive and competitive binding authorities covering most areas of marine liability insurance. With a dedicated binding authority technical support team, we are well placed to ensure that everything runs smoothly.  

Market-leading claims service

We never overlook the importance of a prompt and helpful claims service and the peace of mind this can offer. As a result we have built one of the strongest claims teams in the industry, where our marine claims specialists sit alongside our placing brokers and technical teams for maximum efficiency.