pollution liability

Pollution Liability

Pollution Liability Insurance is a supplemental insurance policy written and designed to protect industries that may face claims resulting from hazardous waste, dangerous toxins, or pollution risks. Most pollution liability insurance policies are secured by contractors, but some industries that use or rely on hazardous materials as part of the daily operation may also need pollution liability coverage. Examples of some industries include: Construction; Dry Cleaners; Hair Salons; Art Studios; Service Stations; Auto Repair facilities; Auto Parts; and more.

A Pollution Liability policy should cover damages caused by a pollution condition from or at a site that is preexisting and unknown at the time the insurance is first obtained. At a minimum, the policy should provide the following: