Kidnap and Ransom Insurance
Providing your employees with the confidence to represent you, anywhere
Kidnap and ransom insurance should be considered by any company whose employees travel for business purposes, whether this is includes noted ‘hotspots’ or not. Employees working for foreign companies but based in their country of origin can also be at particular risk.
AIG is prepared to underwrite all industry types, large or small. Our clients are drawn from all areas:
We will also consider charities, NGOs and other similar organisations
Access to the Crisis Consultants
Clients will have access to our specialist crisis prevention and response consultancy team NYA, with the following advantages;
- Guaranteed an immediate response in the event of a crisis.
- Largest response team in the industry.
- Over 20 years’ experience.
- Respond to an average of 80 - 100 incidents each year.
In the event of an incident, AIG will reimburse the following;
- Ransom and ransom lost in transit
- Legal Liability
- Personal accident benefits
- Additional expenses: (including but not limited to) travel, medical and security expenses
AIG’s policy covers incidents that take place worldwide.
Covered incidents under our standard policy wording;
AIG can extend to cover the following coverages via endorsement;
NYA International (NYA) is a specialist crisis prevention and response consultancy, which has been in operation since
1990, helping clients reduce their exposure to and manage incidents of kidnap for ransom, extortion, illegal detention, marine piracy, emergency evacuation, malicious product tampering and related global security problems.
In the event of an incident, AIG’s crisis consultants guarantee an immediate response, providing advice to the client’s crisis management team, or family, throughout the duration of the incident to help them manage it to a successful conclusion.
AIG retains the only response team of its kind that will deploy up to four consultants upon notification of an incident: two each to company headquarters and the incident location, providing AIG clients with maximum levels of support during the critical early stages of a crisis.