Workers' Compensation Longshore

Coverage for:

  • Employers subject to the U.S. Longshore and Harbor Workers' Compensation Act
  • All types of longshore risks, with emphasis on the following:
    • Stevedoring: loading and unloading of cargo from vessels
    • Repair and maintenance of vessels and maritime equipment-ship, repair, crane service, boiler and engine repair, electronic equipment installation and service, cleaning and painting
    • Ship building-all commercial vessels, military vessels, and large pleasure crafts subject to USL&H Act
    • Marine terminals, tank cleaning, marine construction contractors, and off-shore oil and gas industry
  • Full range of risk sizes-from unique national markets for middle market risks starting at $10,000 in annual premiums


  • Employers may choose from Guaranteed Cost or Large Deductible Programs.
  • USL&H coverage is available in all states including those with state Workers' Compensation Funds.
  • Federal and State Act coverages are usually available on one policy.
  • Incidental Maritime Employers' Liability coverage- master and crew of vessels.
  • Fast and independent underwriting decisions.
  • Policies are non-assessable; no joint and several liability entanglements for employers.
  • Full service longshore and maritime claims expertise, integrated with underwriting and loss control.
  • Countrywide insurance network ensures timely, informed, and high-quality service by local underwriters.
  • Direct billing of insured, minimizes broker financial exposure and operational expense.
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