May
22
2019

Boats are essentially heavy machinery with engines; all in all, it can be an extremely complex subject to tackle. Most people do not have the ability to do everyday repairs on their own, so [...]

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Posted by Merrimac Marine in: blog Ship Repairers

Tagged: Boat Repair Insurance Marine Repairers Recreational Marine Insurance Recreational Marine Insurance Program Ship Repairer Clients ship repairer insurance ship repairer liability

May
15
2019

The boat building industry, which has grown over the past five years, employs over 36,450 workers and generates at least $11 billion a year, according to a 2018 Industry Market Research Report from IBIS [...]

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Posted by Merrimac Marine in: blog Boat Builders

Tagged: Boat Builder Insurance Boat Builder Insurance Policy boat builders Boat Builders Insurance PPE PPE in the Shipyard Recreational Boating Insurance Recreational Marine Insurance

Mar
20
2019

When dealing with a business that’s deciding between United States Longshore & Harbor coverage (USL&H insurance) versus standard Workers’ Compensation insurance, it’s important to break down the differences between the two for a prospective [...]

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Posted by Merrimac Marine in: blog Commercial Marine

Tagged: United States Longshore & Harbor Act USL&H USL&H Insurance USL&H vs. Workers' Compensation Workers Compensation

Mar
13
2019

There are over 12.5 million operating marine engines in the United States, making them one of the top producers of air pollution. The smog that’s created from large vessels is incredibly detrimental to respiratory [...]

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Posted by Merrimac Marine in: blog Commercial Marine

Tagged: Boat Emissions Carbon Emissions Commercial Marine Insurance Commercial Marine Insurance Program Marine Emissions Marine Insurance Reducing Emissions