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At Chubb we know that clinical trials can be complex. We can tailor insurance solutions which best suits the type of trial programme and the client’s needs, in a timely and compliant manner, ranging from single clinical trials to the large multinational trial programmes.

Our experienced team of life science underwriters includes an industry expert who has many years of experience conducting and managing multinational clinical trials for both pharmaceutical companies and clinical research organisations.

Product Highlights

Automated clinical trial documentation

  • Worldcert is our proprietary interactive clinical trial insurance and certification system.
  • It enables instant issuance and modification of global clinical trial insurance certificates.
  • Database of country-specific insurance requirements.
  • Certificate issuance in the local language

Insurance solutions

  • Single clinical trials
  • Multinational single trials
  • Multinational multiple trial programmes
  • Primary and excess
  • Locally admitted, none admitted, freedom of services and master policy programmes
  • Fronting for large captive clinical trial programmes
  • Extended indemnity for clinical research organisations and ethics committess


  • Medical device and equipment companies
  • Pharmaceutical companies
  • Biotechology companies
  • Research organisations
  • Universities and colleges

Key Selling Points

  • No fault and legal liability based policies
  • Standard extended reporting period included in quote, additional period available
  • Cover for whole trial duration
  • Policy incorportates ABPI or other compensation guidelines in the trial territory