Pound Gates is a leading insurance and risk management expert in tank containers

For more information contact:

Debbie Standring, BSc Hons, ACII,
Chartered Insurance Broker
Tel: 01473 346030
Email Debbie Standring

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We have a long history of involvement with the tank container industry. As insurance advisors and exclusive brokers to the International Tank Container Organisation (ITCO) we are regular attendees and contributors to industry conferences and media. Our name is recognised internationally as the insurance experts, providing certainty in what is a highly specialist area of insurance and risk management.

 

Our sector knowledge and expertise is tailored to delivering insurance, risk management and claims solutions for both leasing companies and operators.

We provide insurance programmes specifically geared to the requirements of companies involved in the industry, working to understand the exposures facing all parties and how we can assist in addressing these.

Our clients receive ongoing advice, support and guidance on all aspects of risk going beyond the insurance products provided.

Leasing companies have crucial stakeholder and operator management issues. Our insurance solution support for Lessors includes:

 

  • Physical loss or damage to tank containers – Damage Protection Policy (DPP), on or off hire and depot risks
  • Liabilities to third parties and/or cargo owners
  • Contingency cover – including loss of rental revenue
  • Repatriation and Repositioning costs
  • Unintentional breach of warranty or authority
  • Delay in performing contractual obligations
  • Delivery of Cargo contrary to instructions to withhold
  • Error or omission from any Bill of Lading, Waybill or other transportation document
  • Unintentional negligent acts, errors or omissions
  • Liability imposed by an authority or confiscation by an authority

The Pound Gates name is recognised throughout the world as experts in the sector. Choosing Pound Gates means access to a huge amount of expertise and paperwork which Operators and investors will accept around the world.

Each solution is tailored to the precise needs of the Leasing Company, and as such does not fit an 'off the shelf' product.

In addition, we maintain an in-house claims handling, support and consultancy team.

Pound Gates provides an insurance and risk management package specifically geared to the needs of companies involved in the container industry, and any requirements under leasing agreements.

 

Our insurance solution includes:

  • Physical loss or damage to containers
  • Third Party Liabilities:
    • Liability for loss or damage to third party property
    • Liability for death, injury or illness of a third party
    • Liability for pollution
  • Cargo Liabilities:
    • Liability for loss or damage to cargo
    • General Average
    • Duty
    • Temporary Storage
    • Uncollected Cargo
    • On-forwarding Costs
    • Investigation and Defence costs
  • Errors and Omissions cover - negligent act, error or omission arising from:
    • Documentary issuance and/or preparation
    • Clerical and/or documentary procedures
    • Failure to follow and/or provide instructions
    • Provision of advice or information
    • Mis-delivery, wrongful delivery or delay in delivery of cargo
    • Declaration or description of cargo

The Pound Gates name is recognised throughout the world as experts in the sector. Each solution is tailored to your precise needs, and as such does not fit an “off the shelf” product.

In addition, we maintain an in-house claims handling, support and consultancy team.



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