Hellenic War Risks has been providing quality mutual cover to Members for over 50 years. The key to our success is that Members get far more than just insurance: When you take out Hellenic War Risks cover you get expert support and advice all the way.

Emergency support wherever you are in the world

Our Members know that if they have an incident – be it a pirate attack off the coast of Africa, a ship damaged in civil conflict in Indonesia or damage caused by environmentalists in the Arctic, one call will get them the proactive support they need.

The Hellenic War Risks Club doesn’t just pay out when you get in trouble. It proactively helps you to tackle any situation from the moment it arises.

Expert resources on your side

Over the last 10 years, the Club has helped numerous Members to manage highly charged piracy situations and malicious damage from third parties. We take actions from the start, helping to manage the situation, bringing in experts to support crews, oversee repairs and reclaim ships.

Claims service run by the community

With Hellenic War Risks cover, you are also dealing with people who intimately understand your business. Should you have a discretionary claim, it will be assessed by Members from the Hellenic shipping community who are more wiling to uphold legitimate claims than a third party insurance company. View the claims process.

Ask the experts

If you have any queries about war risks insurance, call us on +44 (0)1624 645 210 or e-mail (hwr@thomasmillar.com) the team.

Our Proud Seafaring Heritage : Fact Four

At its economic height, in the 5th and 4th centuries BC, ancient Greece was the most advanced economy in the world, with merchant shipping at the core of its success. Go to fact five.