Feb
06
2020

With America’s abundant coastal areas, opportunities exist for entrepreneurs seeking to start their own business operations. A popular business idea is that of watercraft rentals. Small business owners can rent out personal watercraft or [...]

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Posted by Merrimac Marine in: Recreational Marine Insurance

Tagged: Boat Rental Businesses Boat Rental Insurance Personal Watercraft Rental Insurance Recreational Marine Insurance Recreational Marine Insurance Program

Jan
14
2020

The commercial maritime environment is filled with risks to employees and employers alike. Marine operations like shipbuilding, cargo ports, marinas, and vessel maintenance often utilize heavy equipment, high heat, and hazardous materials to do [...]

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Posted by Merrimac Marine in: Commercial Marine

Tagged: Commercial Marine Injuries Commercial Marine Insurance Commercial Marine Risk Management Commercial Marine Safety Merrimac Marine Insurance Slip and Fall Injuries

Jan
09
2020

In the commercial marine industry, workers face many risks. Long considered one of the most hazardous industries, shipyard and boat-building workers are exposed to numerous chemical and environmental substances. One of the most insidious [...]

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Posted by Merrimac Marine in: Boat Builders Commercial Marine

Tagged: Asbestos Asbestos Exposure Asbestos in Shipyards Boat Builder Insurance Commercial Marine Insurance Commercial Marine Insurance Program Marine Insurance

Jan
07
2020

The commercial marine industry is well known as one of the riskiest industries. Workers in shipyards, cargo ports, and manufacturing operations are exposed to a wide variety of risks, including workplace hazards like burns, [...]

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Posted by Merrimac Marine in: Marine Manufacturers

Tagged: boat manufacturer insurance program boat manufacturers insurance Diseases Marine Insurance marine manufacturers insurance program Merrimac Marine Insurance Shipyard Disease Risk

Dec
19
2019

The commercial marine industry is widely regarded as one of the most hazardous. Workplace injury rates among commercial marine workers rival that of industries like mining, logging, and heavy equipment manufacturing. In an effort [...]

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Posted by Merrimac Marine in: Commercial Marine Marine Insurance

Tagged: Commercial Marine Equipment Commercial Marine Injuries Commercial Marine Insurance Commercial Marine Insurance Program Commercial Marine Risk Management Commercial Marine Safety Marine Insurance

Dec
17
2019

Workers in the commercial marine industry face numerous risks on the job. The industry is known for its inherent hazards; shipbuilders and those working in commercial marine facilities like marinas, cargo ports, and boatyards [...]

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Posted by Merrimac Marine in: Commercial Marine Marine Insurance

Tagged: Commercial Marine Insurance Commercial Marine Insurance Program Frostbite Frostbite in Commercial Marine Marine industry Marine Insurance Winter Safety