Businesses and organizations of all sizes can find themselves targets of kidnapping or extortion. In today’s global economy there is an increasing number of personnel who travel or work outside of their home country. Today’s employers have an expanding duty of care obligation to ensure the well-being of their employees. Sutton Special Risk Kidnap, Ransom and Extortion insurance provides high limit protection against the financial impact of an incident, supported by the superior crisis response services of Control Risks.
Sutton Special Risk is pleased to partner with the Hiscox Group at Lloyd’s, the world’s largest provider of specialist Kidnap, Ransom & Extortion coverage and the only
insurer to partner with Control Risks, the foremost global risk consultancy and provider of crisis response services. Control Risks (www.crg.com)advises clients on the resolution of kidnap, piracy, extortion, threat and illegal detention cases. With offices on every continent, its worldwide negotiation team is on call 24 hours a day with active visas to travel anywhere in the world. Control Risks employs the most experienced political and security risk consultants, specifically trained
to advise on negotiation strategies, and to liaise with law enforcement, families and the media.
- Kidnap Ransom
- Bodily Injury or Death
- Property damage
- Product Contamination
- Dissemination of Trade Secrets
- Computer Virus
- Malicious Detention
Our clients include multinational corporations operating in high risk regions of
the world, financial institutions, key executives working in commercially sensitive
positions and individuals whose wealth or fame may attract the attention of criminals
such as financially prominent families, athletes and entertainers.
The cost of a broad coverage, high limit plan can be surprisingly reasonable. The
actual cost can be further reduced because premiums may be considered an ordinary
business expense and, hence, are deductible for income tax purposes.
To have a completely confidential quote tailor made to your client’s needs, please
contact our Account Executive for your province or print an application below.