Key features

  • Property, third party liability, and business interruption cover for companies, independent operators and drilling contractors involved in the exploration and production of oil and gas

  • Specialist oil and gas group employee benefits schemes - managing complex onshore and offshore insurance benefit plans across multiple sites
  • Kidnap insurance – often required for senior executives in known kidnap areas

  • Political Evacuation Insurance – designed to protect companies and people from the cost of emergency repatriation and relocation due to political unrest

For advice for companies talk to us. For individual policies get a quote.

Expert protection for oil and gas industries

Oil and gas insurance is a specialist area of cover because of the potentially hazardous nature of the work and the remote regions involved – both onshore and offshore. Production can often be situated in war, terrorist and areas of civil unrest and executives can be vulnerable to kidnap and ransom demands. Oil and gas insurance Anywhere on the planet Bellwood Prestbury is an international oil and gas insurance expert. Using a mixture of international insurers and underwriting facilities at Lloyd’s of London, we negotiate competitive insurance for a wide range of oil and gas companies operating in the industry including exploration, production, refining and transportation.

From multi-national energy companies requiring employee benefit packages for thousands of employees across the world, to drilling contractors working offshore we can help.

For advice for companies talk to us. For individual policies get a quote.

We saved one energy client US$200,000 a year

Reviewing the policies of a multinational energy company based in the UAE, we reorganised their cover across Asia, generating a saving of over US$ 200,000, improving cover for their expat executives and streamlining the scheme.



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