Summer is soon upon us, which means boating season! When looking to insure a boat that was just purchased, here are coverages to consider and details the carrier will likely ask:

Coverages to consider:

  • Physical Damage Coverage – coverage for collision with another boat or submerged object.
  • Liability Coverage – coverage for bodily injury or property damage of others.
  • Personal Property – coverage including, but not limited to, fishing equipment, clothing and other boat-related equipment such as life vests.
  • Medical Coverage – coverage for injuries sustained in an accident with your boat.

Details the carrier will want to know:

  • Age of the boat
  • Value of the boat, motor and trailer
  • How the boat is used?
  • Where the boat is primarily used?
  • Type of motor and horsepower

Call Stapleton today at 419-720-6446 for all of your boat insurance needs. We’ll make sure to find the right policy and coverages so you can enjoy the summer on the water worry-free!


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