Contractors Pollution Liability

Hamilton’s Contractor Pollution Liability policy (CPL) provides superior coverage and financial security protecting contractors from a variety of environmental exposures. The CPL product is aimed at safeguarding contractors from pollution incidences arising from environmental exposures of contracting operations, consultant, engineer and other professional services providers.

Offering a menu-driven approach, coverage can be easily tailored the meet the insured’s specific requirements. The CPL product can also be incorporated with Hamilton’s complement of other environmental products.

Contact us

Judith Golova
Senior Underwriter, Environmental, International
[email protected]

Linda Rothmann
Head of Casualty Claims
[email protected]


  • Contractor Pollution Liability
  • Bodily Injury & Property Damage
  • Non-owned Disposal Locations
  • Transportation Pollution Liability
  • Reputational Damage Cost & Emergency Response Cost
  • Mitigation Expenses
  • Legal Defence

Policy Structure

  • Annual
  • Project Specific
  • Owner Controlled Insurance Program (OCIP)
  • Contractor Controlled Insurance Program (CCIP)
  • Excess CPL
  • Can be packaged with other Hamilton Environmental products

Coverage Highlights

  • Defence Cost
  • Clean-up cost
  • Blankets additional insureds and waiver for clients
  • Mould & Legionella
  • Pollution from conveyance
  • Biodiversity damage
  • Extended completed operations discovery available for projects
  • Medical monitoring
  • Insured’s choice of counsel provision
  • Blanket insured contracts provision


$25M USD

Target Classes

  • Airports/fixed based operators
  • Commercial
  • Construction (commercial/residential)
  • Drywall/electrical
  • Engineers, consultants, A&E and specialty service providers
  • Environmental contractors
  • Excavation/paving
  • Fire/water restoration
  • General contractors
  • Habitational/hospitals
  • HVAC/mechanical
  • Industrial
  • Insulation/fire proofing
  • Interior demolition
  • Landfills/disposal facilities
  • Nuclear facilities
  • Oil gas contractors & service providers
  • Painting
  • Public works
  • Residential
  • Roofing
  • Sewer/water main construction
  • Utilities
  • Wastewater
  • Welding
  • Wetland