Marine Hull Insurance

What is Marine Hull Risks insurance

The marine hull insurance covers damage or physical loss to your vessel, its equipment, engines and machinery. It covers loss by fire, theft, jettison, piracy and explosion, malicious acts. On paying additional premium you can cover the loss and damage due to terrorism, business interruption, third party liability and many more perils. The marine hull policy is highly customizable. It can cover vessels on the oceans, within rivers or operating in ports.

What’s covered

  • Fire & explosion
  • Stranding or sinking of vessels, loss of hire
  • Collision, jettisons & piracy
  • Overturning or derailment of inland vessels

What’s not covered

Unfortunately, we can’t cover everything – make sure you’re happy with what’s not covered, including:

  • Willful or deliberate damage or destruction of vessels
  • Destruction of vessel by a weapon of war- atomic bomb, nuclear fission etc.
  • Radioactive contamination, exposure to chemicals & bio-chemicals, electromagnetic fields.
  • War, strikes, civil war or act of terrorism

What’s optional

  • Political Violence and Terrorism: Cover against political violence and terrorism

Goldstar claim process

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explain the process, assess your claim fairly
and minimize the disruption to you with a transparent claims process.
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How to make a claim

We have a number of options to help you make a 
claim quickly and effectively. Contact our dedicated claims team for advice on
an incident/claim.
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Why choose us ?

Goldstar Insurance was IFM’s Best Insurance
Company in Uganda (2015) and has over
 the years consistently maintained a Global A+ Credit Rating
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Buglary Insurance

Provides compensation when a property suffers loss caused by theft when accompanied by forcible breaking into.

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Electronic Equipment Insurance

Cover your property against loss or damage caused by any accident or misfortune

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  • Ensure you declare a list of items to be insured under contents insurance including serial numbers, model, make and have the correct sum insured
  • Always keep valuables safely and locked out of site to protect against the risk of theft