Explosives


Working in a high-risk business sector, companies in the explosives industry have a heightened awareness of the value of taking special precautions and planning to ensure the safety and security of their employees, work place and communities. For more than three decades, Wortham/Texas AGA has helped firms in the explosives sector protect and grow their operations with insurance and risk management solutions that address their unique requirements.

Industries Served: Explosives

We are proud to serve as the insurance broker for a wide range of firms in the explosives industry, including manufacturers, suppliers for mining and oil and gas exploration companies, demolition firms, specialized industry tools and special effects. In fact, Wortham/Texas AGA has helped more clients in the explosives industry than any insurance broker in the U.S., including Alaska.

Wortham/Texas AGA brings unparalleled knowledge and expertise in working with the explosives industry. Together, our team of skilled account managers has more than 150 years of experience in serving the explosives industry. Wortham/Texas AGA´s explosives practice works with our clients to identify, analyze, control and insure risks and administer the risk management program.

Our clients benefit from Wortham/Texas AGA´s long-time working relationships with worldwide insurance and underwriting markets. We take a proactive approach to ensuring our clients obtain the best coverage, features, terms and premiums that meet their business objectives.


Wortham/Texas AGA offers the full spectrum of coverages and services for our explosives clients, including:

  • Casualty
    • Workers compensation
    • Automobile
    • General liability
    • Excess liability/umbrella
  • Property
    • Including explosives inventory and magazines
  • Business interruption
  • Surety bonds
  • Employee benefits
  • Construction projects
    • Builder´s risk
    • Delay in start up/hot testing
    • Cargo
    • Owner controlled insurance program (OCIP)
  • Pollution liability
  • Umbrella/excess liability
  • Professional indemnity
    • Directors & officers liability
    • Fiduciary liability
    • General partnership liability
    • Employment practices liability
    • Kidnap, ransom and extortion
  • Cyber liability
  • Terrorism