• $850,000 BOAT INSURANCE FRAUD

    14-Jan-14
    Acting United States Attorney A. Lee Bentley, III announced a grand jury returned five indictments charging seven men with conspiracy to commit mail and wire fraud. The men charged are John J....
  • UPMOST GOOD FAITH

    02-Jan-14
    There has long been a principal of upmost good faith in Marine Insurance, i.e. you have to disclose information that is relevant, even if you are not asked for it and this recent case form Puerto...
  • MEL IN ALASKA -- URGENT

    30-Sep-13
    If you work in Alaska, you have probably received a notice from the Alaska DOI regarding a hearing regarding the AK export list.  Details can be found at...
  • New Excess/Umbrella Program

    10-Jun-13
    We have just completed our exclusive London Excess program and are open for submissions. It provides up to a $10 million limit on a first excess/umbrella, or on excess layers and will participate...
  • 2013 Waveline Report

    24-May-13
    We are pleased to announce the release of the “"Waveline 2013: State of the Marine & Longshore Market" , commissioned from LIG’s national survey in January 2013 to gauge the state of...
  • Is $9.6 mil a record award?

    08-Oct-13
    Willie David Williams has been awarded a unanimous $9.6 million jury verdict against Diamond Offshore Services. Mr. Williams was employed by Diamond Offshore on a semi-submersible drilling vessel,...
  • MEL IN ALASKA -- URGENT

    30-Sep-13
    If you write business in Alaska, you have probably received a notice from the Alaska DOI regarding a hearing regarding the AK export list.  Details can be found at...
  • The State of the Longshore Market

    19-Nov-12
    If you are not in the Longshore market frequently you may not have noticed that almost overnight we have switched to a hard market, for virtually every significant traditional Longshore carrier. ...
  • LS202

    12-Nov-12
    LS202  --   Never heard of this Longshore form?  Perhaps you or your clients need to know about it now or at least need a reminder.   Officially it is titled “Employer's...
  • Security Guards Round 2

    06-Sep-12
    Following the expansion of Longshore into the security world in K.L. v. Blue Marine Security BRB No. 08-0789 (Apr. 16, 2009) (see this blog June 2009 for details) the BRB has further expanded the...
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Agency Appointment Instructions

For your convenience, our Agency Appointment process is online.

Please have the following information available to complete your Application:
  • Your agency/agent license numbers for the states in which you wish to access LIG programs.
  • Your surplus lines license number for any states in which you want to be appointed EXCEPT Florida.
  • Your agency’s E&O carrier name, limits, and expiration date.

When ready, follow these simple steps
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Our online programs are the quickest/fastest way to quote most accounts:
QUOTE.LIGPM
  • Longshore Lite for WC/Longshore up to $100,000 premium
  • Longshore Lite With MEL
  • Just for Energy WC, Longshore and MEL for Energy accounts under $100,000 premium

QUOTE.LIGMarine
  • Marine General Liability/Shiprepairers Legal Liability/ Terminal Operators & Stevedores Legal Liability
  • Maritime Employer's Liability Monoline
  • Commercial Marine Package program
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  • Commercial Vessel
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