Gard seeks industry solution to safety issues around power-operated watertight doors


Gard today hosted a conference for a wide range of industry participants to raise awareness of the safety issues around watertight doors on board ships and offshore units, and to suggest improvements in design and maintenance that will reduce the risks.

Gard reports 2012 policy year results


Gard today announced the highlights from its consolidated results for the year ending 20th February 2013. 

Gard extends product portfolio for Liner Operators


Gard announced today that it has introduced a property policy to cover damage to or loss of containers – on and off the ship – including cover for containers’ share of General Average contribution.  

Gard announces interim management changes


Gard announced today interim management changes due to the CEO, Claes Isacson, being on leave for medical reasons from 7 January 2013.

Press release: Gard opens new office in Imabari, Japan


Claes Isacson, CEO of Gard, commented “Gard has invested considerable resources over the last decade to create a genuinely global footprint – designed to offer a first class service wherever we are needed.

Press release: Safeguard launches a new insurance and guarantee cover for war and terrorism risk under the Athens Convention and the EU Passenger Liability Regulation (PLR)


Safeguard Guarantee Company Ltd, a wholly owned subsidiary of Gard P. & I. (Bermuda) Ltd, announced today that it is introducing an insurance and guarantee facility which will cover the war risk liabilities that fall outside the scope of standard P&I club cover.

Press release: Gard announces 5 per cent general increase


Our business is about being prepared for the unexpected, and we have created a model that is built to handle risk - both financially and operationally.

Press release: Gard appoints new Senior Underwriter


Gard is pleased to announce that Bart Mertens has joined Gard as a Senior Underwriter in the Charterers Traders team.

Press release: Gard reports group half year results

Gard reports a profit for the period to 20th August of USD 107 million resulting from a sound underwriting performance, a positive claims environment and a healthy return on investments.