Average Adjusters are independent intermediaries appointed by any party in a Marine Contract to impartially determine the financial liabilities arising between them.
These cases are usually complex and considerable kbnowledge and expertise are needed to quantify and apportion the losses between the Contributing Interest (usually ship and cargo, but can include charterers, freight, etc).
Hull Policy Claims
The Average Adjuster assist the Assured and Insurers settle claims under a Marine Insurance Policy. The ‘end product’ is an Average Adjustment providing an opinion on liability in accordance with the Policy conditions and quantifying that liability in monetary terms.
• Hull & Machinery
• General Average
• Loss Of Hire
• Builders Risks