Coverage for All Marine Categories

From yachts to tugs, barges and ocean-going vessels, RPS Marine has the expertise, relationships and ability to quote, bind and place the wide variety of Marine accounts. Our difference? We are a cross-functional powerhouse of a team of former underwriters, Marine professionals and Marine insurance experts with the proven experience to place any type of risk.

Keeping Marine Commerce Moving

From making sure a farmer's pistachio crop in northern California can be transported by ship to keeping a barge owner in business. RPS is there. Securing coverage. Building programs. Moving commerce. Because of our long-standing relationships with underwriters, we can place accounts, others can't. We analyze your customer's applications for the nuances to help them move through underwriting quickly to gain coverage.

Customers We Help

  • Commercial Vessels
  • Marinas and Boat Dealers
  • Ocean Cargo
  • Rental Operations
  • Tugs and Barges
  • Marine Contractors and Tradesman
  • Ports and Terminals
  • Boat Builders and Manufacturers

Coverages We Offer

We give you access to the complete range for all domestic and ocean-going Marine operations. We understand how to build risk management plans that work with the entirety of an organization's needs and help position your customer for success into the future.

  • Ocean Cargo
  • Commercial Hull and P&I
  • Marinas Boat dealers and Ship Repairers
  • Marine General Liability Programs including:
    • Terminal Operators Legal Liability (Stevedores & Wharfingers)
    • Marina Operators Legal Liability
    • Charterers liability
    • Jones Act
    • Excess Programs including Bumbershoot and Follow Form Excess
    • Yachts over $2 million

Marine Personal Lines

We offer customized and personal help in guiding you through the application process to make sure your customer gets the right coverage for their recreational boat. We help you navigate RPS Standard Express to gain access to different carriers and quotes. Whether seeking coverage for a recreational boat or a yacht, we understand the intricacies of laws and liabilities from New York Harbor to Florida and across the country to San Francisco.

Comprehensive Coverage and Claims Support

If your customer needs to file a claim, we are there. From incident through payment, we help guide you and your customer through the whole process for efficient payment and resolution.

Meet Our Marine Insurance Team

Marine Insurance Summary

  • Access to better markets
  • Ability to write coverage efficiently
  • Uncommon underwriting guidance
  • Personalized service from application to claims

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