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Builders Risk

The construction industry comprises 159,792 businesses

A 50-unit condominium under construction was recently destroyed in a fire with damage estimated at $20 million. The 159,792 businesses that make up the construction industry all have exposures that can lead to similar, significant losses.

Severe and unexpected costs can often arise from property damage at worksites. In some instances a project may be delayed or completely halted due to the damage. With homeowners and commercial property policies typically excluding buildings under the course of construction, it is essential that your clients obtain tailored protection.

Builders Risk Coverage is designed to protect new builds and buildings that are being repaired, reconstructed or renovated.

Coverage Details and Features

  • Residential, commercial and infrastructure projects
  • Ground-up construction or renovation
  • Projects already started
  • Theft of building materials on and offsite
  • Unprotected locations including island properties eligible
  • Flexible term options on new business and extensions
  • All experience levels considered
  • Owners acting as the general contractors considered

Additional Features

  • From minor cosmetic renovations to additions and structural changes
  • Reimbursement available in the form of replacement cost or actual cash value
  • Property Coverage includes building plus renovations

Target Classes

(including but not limited to)

  • Contractors
  • Construction
  • Project Owners
  • Building Owners
  • Developers
  • Subcontractors

At Burns & Wilcox our expertise becomes your expertise. Our marketing materials are designed to help you give your clients what they want to hear – yes to almost any hard-to-place-risk.

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