ERECTION ALL RISKS

EAR is the other branch of contract works insurance (EAR) which essentially covers all risks involved in the erection and installation of machinery, plant & equipments and steel structures of many different types. EAR insurance policy protects the project companies, suppliers, manufacturers of the machinery or plant or contractors who carry out the erection work or is responsible for it. A supply and erection contract typically requires the contractor to arrange insurance against physical damage from any cause to the items to be supplied and erected, both whilst in transit and after arrival at the erection site. The insurance usually includes the erection tools and tackle. Erection projects are usually exposed to the perils like Fire, Explosion, Natural Perils, Theft/Burglary,Faulty Workmanship, Malicious Acts etc. There are numerous extensions also which insure perils like Errors & Omission, Professional Fee etc.