Depth of experience in a range of insurance and reinsurance issues arising from war risks, terrorism and allied perils.

What Insuralex does (war & terrorism) 

  • War Risks & Political Violence Insurance and Reinsurance
  • Contingency insurance
  • Event cancellation 
  • Kidnap & ransom 
  • Life assurance 
  • Marine & Aviation 
  • Permanent Total Disablement 
  • Personal Accident 
  • Political Violence 
  • Property 
  • Travel coverage issues

Insuralex´s war & terrorism experience  

  • Represented insurers in relation to reinsurance allocation and aggregation issues arising from the 9/11 terrorist attacks in USA. 
  • Advised reinsurer on aggregation of losses under aviation hull war risks treaties arising from damage sustained to aircraft during airport attacks. 
  • Advised overseas brokers regarding several direct / facultative reinsurance claims under war risks and political violence property insurances and reinsurances, generally involving Middle East based insureds/reinsureds and losses. 
  • Representing ship-owner regarding a marine hull war risks insurance claim, involving an attack on an oil tanker. 
  • Acting in reinsurance claims for the insurer of commercial property damaged by political violence in Syria. 
  • Facultative terrorism reinsurance coverage dispute arising from damage to industrial buildings in Syria. 
  • Advising on political violence reinsurance coverage of insured losses arising from an arson attack. 
  • Advised PA insurer regarding Permanent Total Disability claim of security manager injured during terrorist bomb blast in Mali that involved cardiac symptoms, PTSD and loss of hearing. 
  • Advised several life and PA insurers regarding fraudulent fake disappearance / death claim (arising from the 2004 Boxing Day Tsunami) which was suspected of being pursued to raise funds for an activist group. 
  • Life claims and attempted murder claims involving consideration of the effects of biological agents / poisons, some of which are intended to trigger cardiac arrest. 
  • Experienced in handling Personal Accident and suicide claims in relation to current and former armed forces personnel and security / close protection officers.