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Automotive Product Recall Insurance

Car companies are under ever greater scrutiny from governments, media and the public as the number of global automotive recalls has grown in recent years and is gaining regulators’ attention. To off-set their own risk the car companies (Original Equipment Manufacturers – OEMs) will often pass the liability for their recalls down the supply chain to the component part manufacturer responsible for the defect in the vehicle. This could result in a devastating financial impact for the supplier if the right cover is not in place.

Risk Consulting

Risk consultants providing comprehensive risk management solutions based on an understanding of client business priorities and goals.

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  • Product recall expenses, such as disposal, replacement, advertising and transport
  • Pre-recall expenses
  • Third party recall expenses

  • Government recalls
  • Business interruption
  • Loss of gross profits/revenue
  • Accidental contamination
  • Product rehabilitation
  • Increased cost of working after a recall
  • Extortion demands related to malicious tampering
  • Terrorism cover
  • Consultancy costs

Benefits and Services

  • 24/7 pre-incident consultant and crisis response
  • Primary, excess of loss and quota share participation
  • Financial strength to help protect balance sheets
  • Dedicated industry expertise with an average of 20+ years of industry-specific risk management experience
  • Risk engineering services and programs
  • Global claims network
  • Price competitiveness

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 wordings for specific coverage details. AXA XL is a division of AXA Group providing products and services through three business groups: AXA XL Insurance, AXA XL Reinsurance and AXA XL Risk Consulting. Not all of the insurers do business in all jurisdictions nor is coverage available in all jurisdictions.

US- and Canada-Issued Insurance Policies. 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.

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