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Our Life Science offering is customer-centric, with specially developed products

Get expert insight from specialists in risk

We are proud to insure many of Europe’s pre-eminent Life Science businesses

Experts in insurance for Life Sciences companies

At Chubb, we understand Life Science. We dig deeper to identify issues faced in this sector, so you and your clients have the confidence to get on with business. As a specialist in Life Science risks, we have the right tools, knowledge and wealth of experience, to help you service clients effectively and professionally. We have been a global market leader in this sector for decades and we continue to evolve to meet the needs of our clients. Our team of Life Science specialist underwriters in the UK & Ireland are here to support you and your Life Science clients and provide the best solutions for Life Science risks.

What we cover

Our offering is customer-centric, with specially developed products that meet the precise needs of Life Science companies. This includes any medical product that helps to treat, cure, prevent or diagnose disease in humans or animals, along with service organisations that facilitate them including Multinational Insurance Programmes tailored to meet the needs of clients operating around the globe and in challenging markets. 

  • Research and development operations
  • Automated clinical trial certification
  • Change in Controlled Environment
  • Contractual and negligence-based Liability coverages
  • Extended Liability which links a claim to when the injury / damage occurred
  • Privacy, reputational and cyber security breach coverages

Our service offering includes the same team handling or compliantly coordinating all of the Global Property and Casualty coverage, ensuring absolute consistency for our clients.

What we insure

  • Pharmaceutical/ Biotechnology companies
  • Contract Research, Manufacturing or other Service Organisations
  • Research & Development operations
  • Medical Device companies
  • Dietary supplement companies
  • Analytical / Research Laboratories
  • Service operations
  • HealthTech companies

Why choose Chubb?

We stand out against the competition
We offer industry-specific product tailoring to match the unique coverage needs of the industry, from spoilage cover to full contractual Liability. We can support from the early R&D phase up to the marketing of the approved products, including special local demands for multinational programmes.

Industry credentials
We’re proud to have many trade association endorsements from leading organisations including BIO, MDMA, Bionow, Japan Bio and Swiss Biotech Association

Award-winning claims service
Our claims teams across the globe aim to provide the highest level of expertise as well as consistency of approach throughout the life of a claim. We handle all claims in-house and clients have a single loss adjuster to liaise with throughout the process.  Our claims philosophy is built upon providing vital, efficient and professional support for our customers at their time of need.

We offer expert risk engineering services
We have a strong team of highly experienced risk engineers focused exclusively on helping Life Science companies identify, mitigate and control physical, legal and workplace risk

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