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Political Violence Insurance - War and Terrorism

AXA XL Insurance offers worldwide insurance for assets that are exposed to war, terrorism and political violence attacks. We help companies navigate through dynamic, complex and ever-changing global threats while considering the implications of legislation such as TRIPRA.

Product details


Any one risk: USD 200 million


  • Terrorism and sabotage
  • Riots, strikes and civil commotion and malicious damage
  • Insurrection, revolution and coup d’etat
  • War and civil war
  • Employee and general terrorism liability
  • Chemical, Biological, Radiological & Nuclear (CBRN)
  • CBRN Liability
  • Active Assailant

Client Profiles

Clients needing war, political violence or terrorism insurance coverage, ranging from small companies with single asset exposure to multinational companies with global exposure, including:

  • Fortune 500
  • Real estate
  • Offices and banks
  • Power and utilities
  • Chemical and pharmaceutical
  • Energy - oil and gas
  • Construction and mining
  • Hospitality
  • Transport

Typical Information Required

  • Schedule of values
  • Security information
  • Information on any losses, threats or incidents

Benefits & Services

  • Certainty of stand-alone coverage
  • Global insurance coverage for terrorism, war and political violence
  • Primary, excess or quota share participation
  • Standard market or bespoke wordings
  • Global capability, with underwriting hubs in London, Singapore and the US
  • Specialized underwriters who understand applicable legislation like TRIPRA

Information and Research

Active Assailant Brochure

Active Assailant

Active Assailant FAQs

Active Assailant, Loss of Attraction and Threat (ALT)

Active Assailant, Loss of Attraction and Threat (ALT): FAQ’s

Chemical, Biological, Radiological & Nuclear

War Terrorism and Political Violence

Auto Terror Protect

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Minimum Deductible


Minimum Premium


The information contained herein is intended for informational purposes only. It’s is neither an offer to sell nor a solicitation to purchase any particular insurance product. Insurance coverage in any particular case will depend upon the type of policy in effect, the terms, conditions and exclusions in any such policy, and the facts of each unique situation. No representation is made that any specific insurance coverage would apply in the circumstances outlined herein. Please refer to the individual policy forms for specific coverage details. AXA XL is a division of AXA Group providing products and services through four business groups: AXA XL Insurance, AXA XL Reinsurance, AXA XL Art & Lifestyle and AXA XL Risk Consulting. In the US, the AXA XL insurance companies are: AXA Insurance Company, Catlin Insurance Company, Inc., Greenwich Insurance Company, Indian Harbor Insurance Company, XL Insurance America, Inc., XL Specialty Insurance Company and T.H.E. Insurance Company. In Canada, coverages are underwritten by XL Specialty Insurance Company - Canadian Branch and AXA Insurance Company - Canadian branch. Coverages may also be underwritten by Lloyd’s Syndicate #2003. Coverages underwritten by Lloyd’s Syndicate #2003 are placed on behalf of the member of Syndicate #2003 by Catlin Canada Inc. Lloyd’s ratings are independent of AXA Group. Not all of the insurers do business in all jurisdictions nor is coverage available in all jurisdictions.