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Safe Harbor Volunteers

Comprehensive boat insurance helps our customers through rough times and unexpected challenges, but our team at Global Marine Insurance is aware that not everyone has support to weather life’s storm...

Winter Boating Safety Tips

If you’re missing the waves and have your boat insurance in place, winter boating can be a wonderful escape from the ordinary. It just takes some pre-planning to ensure you stay safe!   H...

Seattle Boat Show

Our team at Global Marine Insurance Agency is excited to sponsor the upcoming 2017 Seattle Boat Show, to be held January 27th - February 4th. This indoor and outdoor boat show is the largest on the ...

Preventing Boat Theft & Vandalism

There are ways to protect yourself from vandals and thieves before you face having to make a boat insurance claim. Here are some ways you can make it harder for people to damage your marine investm...

Secure Your Yacht for a Storm

Boatyard and yacht insurance claims made in recent years after massive storms demonstrate that there are important steps to be taken to secure your vessel.   While nature is still somewhat ...

I’m Buying a Boat, What about Insurance?

When you’re buying a boat, you’re probably thinking more about the places you’ll go and the things you’ll see rather than which boat insurance policy will give you the best coverage.  ...

Boat to Be in the Moment

Do you ever wish that you could just unplug? Research shows that about nine in 10 American adults own cell phones (about two-thirds use smartphones) and many feel constant connectivity and distraction...

Boat Yard Insurance FAQs

It takes a lot of hard work to run a boat yard and very specific boat yard insurance to ensure all that sweat and toil isn’t jeopardized by unexpected accidents, storms, or other damaging events. ...

Ordinance and Law Coverage

If you experience a loss will your insurance compensation be adequate for you to rebuild? The one constant in life is change, this holds true for building regulations. It is impossible to foresee w...

Difference Between Umbrella and Bumbershoot Policies

When it comes to understanding commercial marine insurance, the difference between umbrella and bumbershoot policies can be tricky to navigate. Thankfully with our commercial marine insurance speciali...