Markel American Insurance Company Announces Launch of Markel Boat Program

PEWAUKEE, Wis., April 24 /PRNewswire/ — Markel American Insurance Company is pleased to announce the launch of their new Markel Boat program for insuring boats up to 26 feet in length.

MAIC’s new Markel Boat program is intended to offer a wider breadth of options for those wanting to insure watercraft up to 26 feet. The new program boasts competitive rates and coverage for a new runabout, a personal watercraft, an airboat, a 100 MPH performance boat and anything in between. Markel Boat offers some of the best coverage in the marketplace, including Replacement Cost coverage, Diminishing Deductibles, stand-alone Pollution, Wreck Removal as well as other options such as Primary Fishing and Boat Lift coverage.

“We feel we are well positioned to meet the needs of the boat buying public with this new product,” notes MAIC Marine Director Tom Conroy. “In addition, MAIC’s team of experienced Marine Underwriters and Claim Examiners ensure best in class expertise and service for all our customers.”

Anyone interested in insuring their small boat or personal watercraft can go to the website for more details about the Markel Boat program. To find an agent in your area simply call (800) 236-2862 Ext 2628.

A subsidiary of the Markel Corporation, Markel American Insurance Company specializes in the lines of Powersport Products, Specialty Marine, Preferred Yacht and Small Boat, Specialty Property, and Wedding/Private Event Insurance. For more information on our products, please visit

The Richmond, VA-based Markel Corporation markets and underwrites specialty insurance products and programs to a variety of niche markets. In each of these markets, the company strives to provide quality products and excellent customer service. For more information, please visit

Source: Markel American Insurance Company