Contractors Pollution Liability

Provides comprehensive protection for contractors, site owners and developers against pollution releases.

The Environment Agency reported that the Construction Industry is responsible for nearly a third of all industry-related pollution incidents in the U.K and according to Sustainable Build more water pollution incidents than any other industry.

Product Details

Contractors Pollution Liability (CPL UK) provides comprehensive protection for contractors, site owners and developers against pollution releases, whether sudden & accidental or gradual, caused by new pollution conditions or the exacerbation of existing pollution conditions.

Coverage is available worldwide, can be tailored to meet individual needs as well as any special insurance requirements, and may be an owner controlled program or held directly by the contractor.

Contractors Pollution Liability


Contractor operations cover

Clean up costs

Biodiversity Damage

Third party bodily injury and property damage

Legal costs

Nuisance claims

Who is it for?

Consultants or contractors performing hazardous operations, or operating on contaminated sites. Policies can also be taken out by clients on behalf of contractors.

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Features & Benefits 

Contractor’s operations cover

Covers contractor’s operations performed at a job site by the Insured or others for whom the Insured is legally obligated.

Environmental Damage Regulation 2009 (EDR)

Our insurance provides cover for provisions of the EDR including ‘biodiversity’, complementary and compensatory remediation, defence and mitigation costs.

Sudden and accidental and gradual pollution

Our environmental policies do not distinguish between sudden & accidental and gradual pollution

Changing legal environment

Policies cover changes in legislation to keep up with rapidly evolving legislation

One environmental coverage

For complex risks and to meet contractual requirements, AIG takes a flexible approach to ensure the client’s needs are met.

Worldwide Capabilities

Access to local Environmental underwriting expertise and the ability to underwrite in local language

Multiyear policy terms available

Multi-year options in order to include project under one policy

Claims made or occurrence

Claims made or occurrence worded policy terms available

Flexible solutions

Blanket and/or specific project coverage

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