Claims Emergency

London Branch

+44 203 829 5858

Singapore Branch

+65 8683 3190

The claims response service is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week and provides immediate global assistance to all of our Members.

Calling the emergency contact number provides a quick and effective way to speak directly to a duty Shipowners’ claims handler in the event of an incident or casualty involving an entered vessel.

During office hours the emergency number will redirect to the relevant corresponding office switchboard.

Alternatively, Members can request assistance from our network of correspondents located around the world.


9 Sept 2021

The Shipowners’ Club, the leading P&I insurer in the smaller and specialist vessel sector, has reported financial results for the six months ended 30 June 2021.

The Club has reported a combined ratio of 100.9% which was slightly higher than budgeted but the financial markets performed remarkably well during the first six months of 2021 and the Club is pleased to report a 2.9% increase in its investment portfolio which helped to deliver a US$ 15m surplus for the period.

Financial Summary

  • Underwriting deficit US$ 0.9m (June 2020: US$ 2.2m)
  • Combined ratio 100.9% (June 2020: 102.2%)
  • Gross earned premiums US$ 120m (June 2020: US$ 113m)
  • Total Members 8,203 (December 2020: 8,182)
  • Total Tonnage 27.9m (December 2020: 27.8m)
  • Total Vessels 33,986 (December 2020: 33,831)
  • Capital and free reserves US$ 394.1m (December 2020: US$ 379.1m)

Click here to view the Half Year Report 2021, or to view the press release click here.

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