Environmental Risk

Environmental losses can severely disrupt a business and damage its reputation so Chubb provides a market-leading claims service designed to minimise the negative impact and help clients get back on track as quickly.

Identifying pollution

We all have a responsibility to ensure that our enterprise doesn’t adversely impact our environment. Are your clients aware of their risks? Are they protected? And if the worst case scenario does happen, what plans are in place to minimise the damage?

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Sources of pollution

Awareness of the sources of pollution is key to understanding how best to manage risk. Without Chubb by your side, your clients could be exposed financially, socially and reputationally. Here’s a simple breakdown of where the dangers exist.

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Gaps in cover

Your client is already covered. Or are they? Gaps in cover might seem an acceptable risk, but where the environment is concerned, the damage can be vast. Don’t get caught out. We’ve outlined some common exposures right here, based on our ongoing experience in the field.

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Contractors Pollution Liability

Whether it’s a traditional risk transfer for operational exposure or a complex project, our unique Contractors Pollution Liability cover protects your clients and their contractors on-site. Together, we’ll identify the risks and minimise any impact.

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Environmental Protect

Tailor the right solution with us for your clients’ needs, covering a broad range of liabilities and protection. From regulatory remediation costs, to third party injury and damage to biodiversity, our Environmental Protect product is far reaching.

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Surviving a crisis

When the unthinkable happens, how will you react? Without a plan you’ll be fire-fighting the whole way. But the good news is that with the right preparation and careful planning well in advance, a business can survive. Here’s how…

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Renewable Energy Environmental Protection

While innovative companies pioneer the way forward in renewable energies, we’re pioneering the way they’re covered, with our industry-first product for the UK and Ireland. Welcome to the era of Renewable Energy Environmental Protection.

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Environmental Risks team

We are a leader in providing Environmental Liability insurance. Our experience helps you to manage your clients’ risks and supports you in growing your Environmental Liability business.

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Premises Pollution Liability

Constant product innovation keeps us one step ahead of legislative changes. And where business premises are concerned, that’s invaluable, which is why our cover extends to historical exposures, damage to biodiversity, business disruption and more.

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Financial Provision for Environmental Liabilities

The Irish Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) published revised ‘Guidance on Financial Provision for Environmental Liabilities’ in 2015, placing additional requirements on their license holders. 
Recognising the complex nature of these financial provisions, our Environmental Risk and Surety teams have combined their expertise. We now offer bonds and policies to cover these provisions, which satisfy the EPA guidelines.

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Enviromental liability insurance from Chubb online

As a broker, you can access instant online quotes and bind cover efficiently. This online product is unrivalled in the market offering a broad environmental liability solution which is simple and accessible for brokers to obtain quotes and bind policies as well as affordable for clients.

Benefit from:

  • Immediate quotations available on a wide range of criteria (see overleaf)
  • Instant binding and issuance of policy documentation
  • 24 hour referral turnaround if quote falls outside the Online criteria
  • A quick response to all queries
  • Product designed to fill coverage gaps in traditional property and casualty policies
  • Specifically intended to respond to claims arising out of the new EU Environmental Liability Directive (ELD)
  • Original inception date is also the retroactive date, increasing the value of ‘gradual’ coverage as the policy renews.

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