Marine Trade Insurance


Marine trade is a highly specialised industry that requires a tailored insurance solution. This is why Alan & Thomas have a dedicated set of professional brokers to service the range of different professions that fall under the umbrella of Marine Trade. Conveniently situated in Poole, the Alan & Thomas head office is only a stone's throw from one of the largest natural harbours in the world. There you will also find a vast number of marine trade businesses that are mooring in the bay.

As marine insurance brokers, we work closely with a number of insurers specialising in this sector. These provide marine trade insurance policies that can be tailored to the specific needs of each business. Whether you are looking for boat builders insurance, or perhaps yacht brokers insurance, A&T can help. Having provided services for an extensive range of clientele, we can recommend the cover that's best suited to you and your needs. The Alan & Thomas team has vast experience in arranging marine trade insurance for this specific industry. Some of our current clients include:

  • Boat Builders
  • Boat Repairers
  • Boat Sales
  • Boat Yards
  • Chandlery Shops
  • Clubs
  • Marina, Pier and Harbour
  • Marine Engineers
  • Passenger Vessels
  • Race and Regatta Insurance 
  • Sail Makers and Upholsterers
  • Sailing Schools
  • Yacht Brokers

More than ‘just’ marine trade insurance

We are always aiming to provide our clients with better value than you'll find anywhere else. To help achieve this, we offer all our clients so much more than ‘just’ marine trade insurance. Making a claim on your insurance usually indicates that something hasn't gone to plan. This is why it's always good to know that there is protection in place. Having the safety net of marine trade insurance enables you to safeguard your business when the unexpected occurs. At Alan & Thomas, we like to help our clients avoid any situation where a claim could arise. We provide each of our marine trade clients with free and effective risk management tools and services.

Insurers are fond of marine trade businesses with good risk management procedures in place. Therefore, this can help assist us in obtaining high-quality cover at competitive premiums for you.

Why chose Alan & Thomas for marine trade insurance?

Our service doesn't stop at risk management. There are a host of other benefits of choosing marine trade insurance with Alan & Thomas. 

As well as marine trade insurance, we can assist with:

  • Property and liability assessments, such as fire and security audits and rebuild valuations
  • Business continuity planning
  • Regular compliance and regulatory updates
  • Employment policies and guidance on employment law
  • In-house claims experts who will deal with any claim, should they arise, and help reach a swift and fair settlement 

Looking for marine trade insurance? As trusted boat insurance brokers in the UK, Alan & Thomas can accommodate to your needs. From boat builders insurance to boat sales insurance and more, we can tailor your plan to fit your exact requirements. For more information on the marine trade insurance available, get in touch with us today. Call Alan & Thomas on +44 (0) 1202 754900 or contact us via email.

Marine Trade

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Stuart and the team are on hand to help arrange insurance for your Marine Trade business. 

Stuart Lake
01202 754948