is a certificate of insurance and how long does it take to get one?
A certificate of insurance
provides proof to an interested party that you have coverage. We
understand timing is important in this area and will arrange to issue
certificates on the day of request or by the effective date of the coverage.
is the procedure we should follow to file a claim?
Immediately following an
incident, you should contact our office and we will assist you with the
necessary paperwork to file all claims.
type of insurance and what amounts are required for a shoot in Asia?
Prices and coverage vary
depending on the size of the project, type of filming, length of time of
principal photography, equipment needs, etc. Each project is different,
and we can customize coverage to your specific needs. No project is too
big or small.
non-profit organization is planning a fund-raiser. Do we need insurance?
Depending on the type of
fund-raiser it is, there is a very good chance you will want to cover your
organizations activities against potential accidents.
you cover rental equipment?
Yes. We can cover
rental equipment on a blanket basis...worldwide, short or long term.
is necessary to get a quote on my film or video project?
You will need to provide us
with your budget for the project, the script or synopsis, shooting schedule, and
biography on principals. We will then discuss your project with you,
prepare necessary applications, and provide you with a complete quote.
I have to buy an annual policy?
No. Many projects are
short term, particularly features, TV specials and pilots, and coverage is
I have to pay the premium all at once?
In short term policies, the
premium must be paid in full at inception of coverage. Annual policies can
be financed with an easy payment plan.
I get quotes from several agents for my film project?
are welcome to shop around yourself if you have the time. However, we are
expert independent agents and a part of our service is to go into the
marketplace and "shop" for the rates and coverages on your behalf,
saving you the time, expense, and effort.