P&I insurance

Better covered by the specialist

Protection and Indemnity. These two values are the basis for the liability insurance included in every good insurance package. With P&I insurance, security can be securely established - indispensable for shipping. The P&I insurance for the ship is a valuable supplement to marine or inland hull, which are also essential.

An insurance gives confidence. On the fact that you, as a ship owner or participant, can keep your financial course even in the event of a claim. Our experts are intensively dedicated to this. The P&I insurance is a ship insurance that covers you in the event of damage to third parties. We at Hanseatische Kasko Versicherungsagentur are your experts for this. The following overview shows the most important facts. If you have individual questions, please use our qualified advice.

The advantages of P&I insurance provided by the HKVA

In the field of protection and indemnity insurance, we are well-positioned underwriting agents who can offer you expertise and commitment in the premium sector. To determine the exact insurance requirements, we listen carefully. After all, it is essential that all risks associated with optimised P&I insurance are precisely determined and of course consistently taken into account. Equipped with comprehensive powers of attorney, we take care of the entire insurance process: from a detailed risk analysis and prudent advice to worldwide claims assessment and settlement. Following the original idea of mutual protection, you can become a member of the P&I Club or take out a classic liability insurance policy (Fixed Premium) with us. As independent underwriting agents, we are flexible in meeting your needs.

P&I insurance - an overview of the risks

  • loss of or damage to the vessel's load
  • pollution caused by the ship
  • personal injury
  • wreck removal
  • stowaways in the ship area
  • various fines
  • protection according to CLNI
  • and much more

Comprehensive services for Protection and Indemnity insurance

When it comes to P&I insurance for the ship, the Hanseatische Kasko Versicherungsagentur is the partner for comprehensive services. After all, the high quality of loss assessment and settlement depends to a large extent on the precise design of the P&I insurance. Whether Fixed Premium or P&I Club - we arrange the protection for the owner of the ship and the operator in such a way that the P&I insurance completely covers risks and represents a valuable investment in the economic security of the entire shipping company. Each ship insurance is not designed as a basic version, but as an individual premium solution. Our motto: Individual services offer the best possible protection.

Take out the right P&I insurance now - with the HKVA

The better we know the individual requirements of a shipping company, the better the Protection & Indemnity can be designed to meet them. In this context, cooperation with a first-class broker is of great importance for the perfectly fitting P&I insurance for ship owners and operators. We kindly invite you to take advantage of our solid initial consultation. This is non-binding and is supplemented by the preparation of a transparent offer. We are pleased about your interest!

How to reach us:


Phone:+49 (0) 421 436 00 -34
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Phone: +49 (0) 421 436 00 - 35
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Our Claims-Hotline are at your side 24/7 on 365 days:

  • on weekdays, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.: Phone: +49 (0) 421 436 00 - 35
  • from 5 p.m. / at weekend: Bluewater and Brownwater: Phone: +49 (0) 160 717 80 80 (VHT Claimshotline)