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What Is A Trip Transit?

Posted: February 12, 2019 in:

Trip transit is a one-time shipment of cargo—in other words, the cargo has one destination and only needs coverage for that short timeframe and route. This is different from the typical long-distance journeys of cargo traveling by ship. […]


Get To Know Brad Eldridge

Posted: January 30, 2019 in:

With over 160 years of combined experience in marine cargo insurance, the Falvey Cargo Underwriting team has in-depth knowledge and authority in the industry.  […]


What Are Incoterms®?

Posted: December 11, 2018 in:


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Damage Control: Explaining the Sue & Labor Clause

Posted: November 13, 2018 in:

Although the Sue & Labor Clause is commonly found in cargo and hull insurance policies—and has existed for more than 200 years—it’s not well understood. That might have something to do with the term’s antiquated origins. When the phrase was first coined in London in 1779, the word “sue” meant “to proceed” rather than to take action in court, while... […]


Kristin Brock Promoted to Underwriting Trainee

Posted: November 7, 2018 in:

Kristin Brock, better known as Kristi at Falvey, has an interesting employee backstory.  […]


Kendall Marles of Falvey Cargo Underwriting Selected for Lloyd's Broker Academy

Posted: November 6, 2018 in:

Kendall Marles, account executive for Falvey Cargo Underwriting, was selected to attend the esteemed Lloyd's Broker Academy during theweek of October 1, 2018. This curriculum provides “participants with the opportunity to see Lloyd’s through the eyes of the market’s underwriters and brokers, gaining a detailed understanding of how business is transacted... […]


Falvey Cargo Underwriting Enters Cannabis Insurance Market in Canada With Greatest Capacity

Posted: November 1, 2018 in:

TORONTO, CANADA, November 1, 2018 – Recreational Cannabis is officially legal in Canada and Falvey Cargo Underwriting is proud to announce its newest product offering of a customized, fully tailored solution of Stock and Transportation Insurance for the Canadian Cannabis industry. […]


Women Leaders At Falvey Cargo

Posted: October 9, 2018 in:

Although it has improved over the past decade, the marine insurance world has historically been male dominated. And yet, Falvey Insurance Group has been the exception since the first day it opened its doors in 1995.  “Having an even split of women and men is the way it’s always been at Falvey,” says Mike Falvey, CEO and president. “It’s the way it should... […]


IUMI Conference Recap: What We Learned

Posted: October 2, 2018 in:

Isabelle Therrien, Vice President of Falvey Cargo, attended the IUMI 2018 Conference in Cape Town in the final weeks of September. For the first time in nearly 150 years, the event was held in Africa and Isabelle was thrilled to join over 500 of our colleagues, hailing from 38 different countries. […]


What To Expect At The 2018 IUMI Conference

Posted: September 12, 2018 in:

For the first time in 144 years, the International Union of Marine Insurance (IUMI) is holding their annual conference in Africa. Taking place at the Cape Town International Convention Centre, the conference begins this Sunday, September 16th, and officially concludes on Wednesday September 19th. […]


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