The mining industry is complex and requires specific expertise.

With unique exposures and the potential for sizable losses, our team’s experience is critical for helping your valued clients. We provide a depth of knowledge and have formed long-term relationships with key decision-makers with global reach.

Why Work with Brown & Riding?

  • Respect from Markets – We negotiate with markets as equals, including the ability to negotiate required form changes with expert knowledge of pricing.
  • Experienced Coverage Negotiations – We have the knowledge of what to include in a policy as it relates to specific mining operations, which means clarity in claims negotiations.
  • Quick Turnaround – We save you time because markets trade with us on many accounts.
  • Access to Industry Experts – We have extensive networks that you can use for claims, valuations, or engineering. This results in your client getting the best people for their needs.
  • Up-to-Date Market Knowledge – A clear marketing plan can be created, versus learning as you go. This results in the benefit of a better-structured program.
  • Teamwork and Specialization – This practice group is a multi-disciplinary team that provides a coordinated approach to handling placements.
  • Mines and quarries – including above-ground, open pit, and underground mining risks
  • Mining-related operations – including refineries and processing plants, equipment manufacturing, repair contractors, and supply companies
  • Mining consultants and engineers
  • Precious metal mines – e.g., copper, molybdenum, iron, gold, silver, aluminum
  • Non-metal mines – e.g., garnet, diamond, salt, rock, sand, gravel
  • Coal mines
We work as a team to anticipate exposures, design placements, and help select the coverages needed to best serve the client, including:
  • Layered property programs, including below-ground values with underground Business Interruption
  • Manuscript policy forms to address the unique exposures that many mines have
  • General Liability
  • Builder's Risk, including development of new mines
  • Pollution Liability
  • Professional Liability (project design wraps)