Environmental Insurance has evolved substantially over the past
few years from its inception in the 1980's. It has emerged from
a few insurers providing limited programs to over 30 companies
now providing some form of pollution coverage. At least 5 of
these insurers are looked to as the industry leaders.
Because of this evolution in terms of product types, coverage
terms, conditions, pricing, reinsurance, and programs structures
(pure risk transfer, finite risk program and blended and/or
integrated programs), environmental risk transfer through
insurance is more complicated than ever, and the trend is not
is one of the primary reasons why this website was created.
This valuable tool can help you understand, evaluate, construct,
compare and select the insurance mechanism best suited for your
environmental risks and the insurer that may be best suited to
provide the product.
have selected site information that will enable Subscribers to
self-create their environmental solutions. If you need more
in-depth assistance, contact ERSI.