Marine


For almost a century, Wortham has served the marine and inland marine industry, from shipyards to tug and barge operators to terminals and port facilities. Wortham ranks among the leading marine insurance brokerages in the southern U.S.

Industries Served: Marine

At Wortham, we have a dedicated team of marine specialists who have deep knowledge of the unique insurance and risk management needs for the marine and inland marine industry, such as ocean cargo, hull and machinery protection and indemnity, and marine liabilities. Through our team approach, we work closely with clients to understand their business objectives and challenges in order to develop strategic insurance programs to protect their operations as well as mitigate risks.

Wortham leverages our strong working relationships with global insurance markets to negotiate innovative, cost-effective solutions that are tailored specifically to address each client´s unique requirements. Serving as our clients´ claims advocate, the Wortham team which markets and negotiates manuscript policy wording for marine and property placements also handles any claims, providing better results in claim recovery and expertise on policy forms.


At Wortham, we provide the full range of insurance and risk management solutions for our marine and inland marine clients, including:

  • Casualty
  • Workers compensation
  • Automobile
  • General liability
  • Excess liability/umbrella
  • Property
  • Offshore and onshore property
  • Contractor´s equipment
  • Owner controlled insurance program (OCIP)
  • Hull and machinery
  • Protection and indemnity
  • Cargo
  • Inland marine
  • Marine liabilities
  • Terrorism
  • Confiscation, expropriation and nationalization
  • Business interruption
  • Power generation outage
  • Surety bonds
  • Employee benefits
  • International and domestic construction projects
  • Builder´s risk (onshore and offshore)/Delay in start-up
  • Ocean cargo/Delay in start-up
  • Professional indemnity
  • Directors & officers liability
  • Fiduciary liability
  • General partnership liability
  • Employment practices liability
  • Kidnap, ransom and extortion
  • Cyber liability