Drilling insurance
Drilling insurance

Specialist insurance cover for drilling contractors

Each highly specialised industry has its own unique risks and its operators need highly specialised insurance products. That’s why our new insurance product ‘Drillinsure’ is directed towards the specific needs of Drilling Contractors.


We cover a broad range of services including bore hole drilling, directional drilling, and many other drilling and associated activities. Our public and employees liability cover includes high limit of Indemnity, professional indemnity, no depth limits, and railside cover as standard. Abandonment cover is also available.


  • Product features
  • The core product is underwritten
    by XL Insurance.
  • Employers Liability
  • Professional Indemnity
  • No depth limit
  • Railside cover
  • Abandonment cover
  • Public/Products Liability £2m / £5m / £10m
  • Worldwide Plant Insurance
  • Hired in Plant




XL Insurance

XL Insurance is a leading global provider of insurance and risk engineering services, and has a reputation for handling complex risks. Coverage is provided via Syndicate 1209 at Lloyd’s of London.



XL Insurance is the global brand used by XL Group plc’s insurance

company subsidiaries.


Claims handling

We work with a loss adjuster who is experienced in all aspects of onshore drilling both in the UK and internationally. Buckley Scott Associates will handle claims and hold authority to settle and pay on our behalf. They have expertise across the spectrum of drilling technology from very small to very large losses so you can be confident that your adjuster will know your industry.


We aim to keep your business going with the minimum of disruption. When you have suffered a loss of plant and you need to buy a replacement, Buckley Scott Associates can pay your claim without referral to us, cutting down the time it takes to get your business back on its feet.


  • Additional coverage can be provided through other top rated insurers
  • Personal Accident
  • Property
  • Business Interruption
  • Directors and Officers
  • Motor Fleet / Commercial Motor
  • Engineering Inspection

Contact OAMPS Hazardous Industries

Call 01372 869700 or email info@oamps.co.uk
or use our online enquiry form