National Marine Underwriters

2018 Hurricane Season

As we near the official start of summer, it’s also the start of the Atlantic hurricane season, which runs June through November. Last year the United States and its territories saw major devastation, as hurricanes Harvey, Irma, Jose and Maria blew through and made landfall.

NICB Reports Boat Theft Has Declined

The National Insurance Crime Bureau’s (NICB) 2017 watercraft theft report shows a 5 percent decrease in activity. This resumes the downward trend that was broken by 2016’s slight increase. 4,864 watercrafts were reported stolen in 2017, while most thefts occurred in May, June, July, August and September.

Read the full report here, and check out our article on theft prevention tips.

Accidents happen to even the most careful yacht and boat owners, which is why proper boat and yacht insurance coverage is essential.

National Marine Underwriters (NMU) can help provide protection specifically designed for your unique boat and yacht insurance needs.

Our goal is to make insuring your boat as easy as possible—so you and your family can spend your free time on the water, not worrying about insurance paperwork.