Marine Liability, Hull and Cargo

Marine Liability

Marine insurance designed for your needs

As the shipping world continues to contend with rapid industry change such as over supply and reducing demand, increasing regulation and security concerns, the risk challenge of protecting ships and associated maritime infrastructure continues to grow.

Serving maritime industries including offshore, logistics, ports and terminals, cruise and passenger, bulk and commodity traders and marine construction, we are experts in marine insurance solutions both locally and globally.

Our products and services

The core products and services we specialise in are:

Cargo and transit
  Professional carriers and goods in transit carriers
  Goods in transit - single and annual policies

  Hull and machinery
•  Increased value, freight, and anticipated owners’ interest
  War and terrorism, kidnap and ransom
  Loss of hire and loss of revenue
•  Construction and builders’ risks
•  Mortgagees’ interest and mortgagees’ additional perils
  Super yacht insurance

•  Comprehensive general liabilities, including contractual liability
•  Terminal operators’ liabilities
  Ship repairers’ liability
•  Transport / logistics / freight forwarders’ liabilities
  Professional liability
•  Excess marine liabilities
  Portfolio marine liability reinsurance risks
  Special risks

Protection and indemnity
•  Mutual and fixed premium cover
  Charterers’ liability, including damage to hull and bunkers
  Specialist operations, salvage operations and towage
  Mutual club exclusion buy backs (non-poolable risks)
  Liabilities arising from ownership or custody of cargo

Our team

Our marine practice group in Asia has industry-leading knowledge and experience to advise on all marine-related risk, as well as market relationships with insurers all over the world. Lockton has a truly global team of experts located in all major insurance and shipping hubs.


Key contacts

Serina Tan (Singapore)

Carl Zheng (Greater China)

Becky Kong (Hong Kong)

Uncommonly Independent

We're more than an insurance broker -
we're independent specialist risk consultants

  • Find the right fit
    We will always ensure to understand your financial goals and position and use our know-how to create a strategy that fits your objectives
  • Predict impacts on your business
    We combine detailed modelling and financial analytics to show you the effect of an insurance program on your business and the risks you face
  • Fight for you
    We are not afraid to challenge insurers on your behalf to achieve the best result for you and your business
  • Stay up to date
    We keep up with developments in your industry, to make sure we understand your business
  • Keep costs low
    We help risk financing come up with lowest cost or most suitable program
  • Global Expertise
    Lockton, Inc. is the world's largest privately held insurance brokerage firm