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The risks in mining can be extreme and complex. We understand the risks companies and individuals face. Our specialists handle the most challenging claims and provide consultancy and guidance from day one.

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Stephen Hope

Global Practice Leader, Mining & Resources

Large scale, major losses within the mining industry are, by their very nature, intricate, dirty and challenging. Without strong leadership, these losses can, and too frequently do, take on a life of their own. Our straight-talking mining team has the technical expertise to provide that leadership.

Mining claims can also be complicated by differing expectations between insurers and insureds. Resolving conflict quickly and finding cost-effective solutions is our specialty. We project manage the loss, start to end, and keep you informed every step of the way. We combine the expertise of loss adjusters, forensic accountants, engineers and surveyors with in-depth business knowledge to offer well informed, pragmatic advice.

How can we help
  • Decades of experience to give you real solutions

    We have handled hundreds of losses and this experience helps resolve claims. High profile claims also bring a risk of adverse publicity, we have the skills to restrict the time and cost of resolving this.

  • Speed of response

    We immediately visit the site to identify issues early - fundamental to control costs. We understand the importance of reserving and work with you to convey information needed to make accurate calculations.

Areas of expertise
  • Floods
  • Landslides
  • Access route
  • Interruptions
  • Plant losses
  • Hydroelectric
  • Ventilation
  • Electrical and communication systems
  • Open cut
  • Deep and mixed mines

Whether losses are the result of natural catastrophes or operational issues, the risks that accompany single mine operators or global mining groups are of a size and scale that makes them very challenging. With loss situations ranging from creep and heavy to casualty and from explosion to economic loss. The demands of the industry need deep knowledge and expertise, which we can provide.


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