Be protected in case of sudden cancellation of your event due to unforeseen circumstances.
BKCW Insurance offers more than 700 insurance products over and above the coverages sold by most independent agencies.
In each of the coverage groups below, you will find short presentations that cover the highlights of that product.
Each presenter is an expert in his/her particular specialty. Specialty Insurance coverages are used in a variety of different businesses as essential elements of addressing frequent or significant risks.
Look for These Three Coverage Groups
Most specialty insurance products include not only a basic, specialized coverage but also a variety of other coverages that are generally offered as a part of the overall need.
This section presents an explanation of individual coverages, many of which are offered within the categories. But there is also a growing list of these individual coverages that are “stand-alones”, available to meet specific needs not necessary a part of the categories.
In the months ahead, we will be adding a more extensive explanation of these coverages, as you have seen above. This list of additional categories below contains a short explanation of each, and typical other individual coverages than are usually included.
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Complete Event Protection
Events, both small and large, can take many unexpected turns. Risk exposure for clients include interruptions, problematic weather, and liability. This Category of specialty insurance coverage includes four important policies: Special Event Liability, Event Cancellation, Weather Insurance, and Prize Indemnity. Whether you're planning a wedding, a hole-in-one grand prize at a tournament, or a music festival for thousands, this is coverage you'll want to understand.
Prize indemnity insurance is indemnification insurance for a promotion in which the promoter pays a premium to an insurance company, which then reimburses the insured should a prize be given away.
Event weather insurance protects against revenue losses from adverse weather conditions that reduce attendance and the sale of concessions, food and parking.
Flooding is defined by the National Flood Insurance Program as a general and temporary condition of partial or complete inundation of two or more acres of normally dry land area or two or more properties (at least one of which is your property) from: Overflow of inland waters, unusual and rapid accumulation or runoff...
Flood insurance policies cover physical damage to your property and possessions from floods or flood-related losses due to rising water in high risk areas. The federal government runs the National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP), which can issue flood insurance policies. Even if you have, renters, condo, landlord, mobile home or business insurance, you may need to purchase a separate flood insurance policy to have protection from flood damage. Most homeowners insurance policies do not cover damage caused by flooding. This is important to check when getting flood insurance quotes. If your community participates in the National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP), you can buy flood insurance coverage through agents enrolled in the NFIP-Direct program.
Commercial Excess Flood Program
Our Commercial Excess Flood Program provides coverage excess of an NFIP policy limit.
Commercial Primary Flood
Philadelphia Insurance Companies (PHLY) understands that protecting your business assets from a flood is very important.
National Flood Program
Philadelphia Insurance Companies (PHLY) is an authorized federal flood insurance writer, with flood programs available in all 50 states.
Sports and Recreation Insurance
Sports and recreation activities, including athletic events, athletes themselves and sports organizers all face unique exposures and risks. Sadler Sports and Recreation Company, a well-known provider and trusted resource in the sports and recreation insurance market, shares helpful information that can make a difference to those involved with sports and recreation programs, personnel and facilities.
Sports and Recreation Insurance
Instant insurance* for sports teams, camps, clinics, health clubs, studios. Offering Accident, General Liability, D&O, Crime, and Equipment.
Amusement Parks and Rides
Animal Rescue Operations
Apartment Complexes and Condominiums
Architects and Engineers, Professional
Automobile Excess Liability
Automobile Insurance Plans-Physical Damage
Automobile Leasing Contingent Liability- Physical Damage
Automobile Nonstandard Liability
Automobile Nonstandard Liability- Physical Damage
Automobile Physical Damage (Kits/Replicas/CustomCars)
Automobile Repossessors Liability
Automobile Sport and High Performance Cars
Barber Shop Liability
Beauty Shop Liability
Bed and Breakfast Inns
Business Legal Expense
Clubs and Leisure Time Activities
Community Service Organizations
Computer Software Designers Errors and Omissions
Consultants Professional Liability
Contractors Equipment Insurance
Dentist Professional Liability
Directors and Officers Liability
Directors and Officers Liability- Financial Institutions
Directors and Officers Liability- Non-Profit organizations
Drug Testing Liability
Earthquake and Earth Movement
The market for earthquake and earth movement coverage is active. Availability, pricing, and deductible requirements vary by region. Determining the insured property's susceptibility to earthquake damage and earthquake preparedness are important parts of the underwriting process. Coverage is available under specific earthquake or earth movement policies or Difference in Conditions coverage forms. This explanation of insurance benefits is provided by Insurance Marketplace.
- Other structures
- Personal Property
- Loss of Use
- Building Code Upgrades
- Personal Valuables
- Swimming Pools
- Loss Assessment
Educational institutions have very specific needs that only customized coverage forms and programs can meet. Such programs offer commercial property, general liability, crime, inland marine, equipment breakdown, electronic data processing equipment, fine arts, abuse and molestation, corporal punishment, employee benefits liability, automobile, umbrella liability, workers compensation, educators legal liability, and employment-related practices liability. This explanation of insurance benefits is provided by Insurance Marketplace.
- General Liability
- Auto Liability & Auto Physical Damage
- Equipment Breakdown
- School Board Liability
- Fiduciary Liability
Employment Benefit Plans Liability
This insurance covers the insured employer against claims made by its current or former employees due to damages caused by negligent acts, errors, or omissions in the employer’s administration of employee benefit programs. It covers claims resulting from the giving of incorrect advice concerning an employee's health care or pension plan or for failing to enroll employees under a benefit program. It usually excludes all fiduciary responsibility. It may be written on a separate policy or be endorsed to the employer's commercial general liability policy. This explanation of insurance benefits is provided by Insurance Marketplace.
- General Liability
- Products Liability
- Lessor’s Risk
- Employee Liability
- Lessors Risk
- Commercial Liability Risk
Employment-Related Practices Liability
The entertainment industry is often faced with unique perils. Insurance solutions that provide specialized property and liability protection for individual artists, performers and groups - even if the entertainer happens to be an animal - are important to mitigate and prepare for these risks. This explanation of insurance benefits is provided by Insurance Marketplace.
- Production Portfolio
- Producers' Errors & Omissions
- Guild/Union Travel & Accident
- Equine Liability
- Excess/Umbrella Liability
- Foreign Liability
- Marine and/or Inland Marine
- Spectator Liability
- Sponsor Liability
Horse owners ride for pleasure, show, or competition. Personal lines homeowners coverage provides some coverage but often not enough for serious riders. Equestrian risks liability policies are available to bridge the gap in coverage. Workers compensation coverage may also be needed to cover persons employed part-time, temporarily, or on a limited-help basis to assist in boarding, training stables, racing, or other equestrian- related activities. This explanation of insurance benefits is provided by Insurance Marketplace.
- Equine Liability Policies
- Boarding Stable Liability
- Equestrian Association Liability
- Equine-Assisted Therapy Liability
- Farrier Liability
- Guest Ranch Liability Insurance
- Horse Care Custody & Control Liability
- Horse Show & Equine Special Event Liability
- Polo Club Liability Insurance
Equipment Leasing-Lessor Protection
Equipment leasing contracts require that the lessee insure the leased equipment. However, at times the lessee does not meet its obligation. In order to protect its interest in the equipment when such a lapse occurs, the owner can purchase contingent coverage that pays for its interest in the equipment. This coverage can be broadened to include the lessee's interest. This explanation of insurance benefits is provided by Insurance Marketplace.
- General Liability
- Property Damage
- Business Income
- Earthquake, Flood, Windstorm
- Total Loss
- Workers Compensation
Provides protection for situations in which an event holder, host, venue manager or concessionaire must defend against lawsuits or pay damages for bodily injury or property damage to third parties. Other coverages address the risk that events can be interrupted or canceled, including coverages designed to reduce the risk of events incurring financial losses. This explanation of insurance benefits is provided by Insurance Marketplace.
- General Liability
- Event Liability
- Weather Interruption Event Insurance
- Unexpected Interruption Insurance
- Event Cancellation Insurance
- Event Security Insurance
- Cyber-liability Insurance
- Personal Injury Liability
- Umbrella Insurance
Farm and Ranch Properties
Fine Arts- High Values
Firearms/Shooting Risks, Dealers and Distributors
Hazardous Materials & Hazardous Waste Haulers
Health and Exercise Clubs
Health Foods Industry
High Valued Commercial Property
High Valued Personal Property
Home Business Insurance
Home Owners Policies- Low-Value and Non-Standard
Hotels and Motels
Identity Theft Liability
Industry/Vendor Service Provider
Kart (Go-Kart) Liability
Kidney Dialysis Centers
Lawyers Professional Liability
Liquor and Dram Shop Liability
Machinery and Tools- Contractors
Medical Professional Liability
Mergers and Acquisitions
Motor Home Rentals
Motor Home/Travel Trailers (Commercial Use)
Municipal and Public Entities Liability
Outdoor Recreational Facilities
Parking Garages and Parking Lots
Product Liability- Hazardous or New Products
Professional Employers Organizations
Property Management Errors and Omissions
Railroad Property and Liability Coverages
Real Estate Agents Errors and Omissions
Security Guards and Detective Agencies Liability
Shopping Centers- Malls
Shopping Centers- Strip
Technology Professional Liability
Travel Agents- Errors and Omissions
Umbrella Liability- Commercial
Umbrella Liability- Personal
Vacant Properties Insurance
Vacation Income Property
Valued Business Interruption Insurance
Vending Machines Floater
Veterinarians Professional Liability
Video Games/Arcade Centers
Warehouse Operators Legal Liability
Xray/Medical Imaging Centers
Yachts and Pleasure Boats
Youth Group Homes
Zoos and Zoological Societies
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As a USA InsureNet Agency, we have access to the nation's premier directory of specialty products and programs. You can download this below.
The 58th Edition of The Insurance Marketplace by Rough Notes contains more than 700 coverages, programs, and service industry categories and is the most widely used directory in our industry for locating Specialty Market Providers.
If you see a coverage you are interested in, please reach out through the contact us button for more information.
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Specialty insurance coverages and programs are offered by independent agencies that market/sell those insurance products. These coverages come from companies known as "Specialty Market Providers" or "SMPs" and are represented by BKCW Insurance.