Supply chain disruptions. Skill shortages. Climate change. The Mining sector is facing complex threats. Partner with Lockton and you gain access to industry specialists who can navigate you through these challenges.

Mining

Seamless solutions built around you

    Supply chain disruptions. Skill shortages. Climate change. The Mining sector is facing complex threats. Partner with Lockton and you gain access to industry specialists who can navigate you through these challenges.

    Today, we’re a trusted partner to the mining sector, working as an extension of your team to provide a full range of mining risk management, mining insurance and people solutions across financing, construction and operations.

    An internationally connected team, we give you direct access to the best markets globally, supported by strong analytical capability. We challenge industry norms and break new ground to help secure optimum program structures that facilitate the best market outcomes for your business.


    Beyond expectations

    Amid stricter ESG-led insurer demands our placement strategy delivers. Securing capacity, we grasp underwriters’ concerns, clarify cover implications and craft mitigation plans. Our analytics bring programme insight and we build the story of your business.

    Market update

    Our Capabilities:

    • Property/Business Interruption

    • General Liability/Workers’ Compensation

    • Management Liability

    • Cyber

    • Cargo & Logistics

    • Environmental Liability

    • Crisis Management

    • Construction/Contractors plant & equipment

    • Political Risk, Credit & Surety Risk

    • People Risk

    • Parametric

    • Analytics

    • Risk Finance/Alternative Risk Transfer

    • Risk Management

    • Claims Advocacy

    • Transactional Risk/M&A

    Why we’re different

    Your needs, our priority: As the world’s largest family-owned risk & insurance broker, we focus on what truly matters: your business. We are not driven by quarterly pressures from financial markets. This independence empowers us to always act in the best interests of your business.

    A dynamic culture: Our culture creates the space for us to be challenging and creative. It is the foundation of the way in which we work with you, across our teams and the insurance market. It is a fundamental differentiator and allows us to work effectively across all our specialist teams, bringing the resources of Lockton for your benefit.

    Stability for your future: We recognise the value to you of committed and stable service teams. Our growth strategy continues to be organic, attracting and retaining the very best talent. This strategy ensures the stability of our teams, engagement of our people, focused broking, and service quality.

    What we bring to your business

    Depth of experience 

    Lockton’s dedicated team has longstanding expertise in the mining and metals sector and has placed mining insurance programs for a huge variety of projects, to cover a broad array of complex risks. Our ability to challenge ourselves means we’re ahead of the curve when it comes to solutions for your rapidly changing project exposures.

    Claims advocacy

    Our claims support is not only core to our client advocacy but also a central focus when crafting bespoke mining policy wordings for your business. Our claims and placement teams work together as one, ensuring seamless communication throughout the whole process.

    Insurance wordings

    We design policy wordings in liaison with the insurance market to broaden policy coverage. We also keep up to date with current market trends to proactively provide the best scope of coverage for your business.

    Contractual review

    Our team guide your business through the risk management interface between any contractual counterparties. We work closely with you to understand the implications of various lenders’ clauses and support in meeting detailed documentation requirements.

    Analytics & risk finance

    We support your business with clear and concise analytical output to help you make informed decisions. Our capability includes: loss projections; collateral analysis; catastrophe exposure analysis; risk appetite analysis; captive studies; nat cat modelling; excess layer relativity modelling; economic cost of risk assessment.

    Mining risk management

    From project overviews to maximum loss scenario assessments, our specialist risk engineers deliver a range of services to support your business. We partner with the best independent experts to provide credible information for the market, so you can make better-informed decisions.

    People solutions

    We provide solutions across employee experiences and engagement, total rewards and benefits, and measurement and management of your programs. We also utilise trends in this area to inform, educate and enhance our workers’ compensation and employees’ liability placements.

    Comprehensive protection, wherever you are

    With specialist teams in six strategic hubs, you receive a robust, integrated service that includes placement, claims, analytics, and risk consulting.

    Our global teams access both insurance and reinsurance markets locally and globally to ensure you benefit from the most favourable terms available. Negotiations with underwriters are undertaken by those who know your business best – we do not hand off to remote broking teams.

    Our Mining Insurance Team

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    Simon Scholfield

    Europe
    simon.schlofield@lockton.com

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    Andrzej Danyluk

    Europe
    andrzej.danyluk@lockton.com

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    Ed Fyfe

    LATAM
    efyfe@lockton.com

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    Filipe Neves

    LATAM
    filipe.neves@lockton.com

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    Matthew Vagle

    South Africa
    matthewv@lockton.com

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    Stephen Kerridge

    Pacific
    stephen.kerridge@lockton.com

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    Dan Agostino

    Pacific
    dan.agostino@lockton.com

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    Ryan Brown

    United States
    RBrown@lockton.com

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