Taunton Boat Insurance
With over 6,100 miles of coastline in New England no wonder boating is so popular!
From just about anywhere in New England you are not far from either a pond, lake, river, stream or ocean.
Allan M. Walker Insurance Agency will take the time to listen and find the best "navigation area" for the type of boating that you plan to do.
Do you own a personal watercraft, a sailboat, a boat or a yacht?
- If your boat is less than 16 feet long it is usually called "personal watercraft" by most companies. This includes Jet Skis and Waverunners.
- "Boats" are 16 feet to 25 feet, 11 inches.
- boats getting to be more than 26 feet long is classified as a "yacht."
Yes some homeowners policies cover some boats but with limitations!!!
Typically homeowners will provide very limited coverage for a "boat" if it is damaged. BUT the damage has to occur on your property! and only cover up to $1,000 to $1500.00 dollars in coverage.The size of your boat comes in to play as well! Be sure to check with an Allan M. Walker Insurance Representative to check your policy limitations.Homeowners policies place a limit on what the size a boat can be and how much horsepower the boat can have.
What Your typical boat insurance policy or yacht insurance policy will cover:
- liability or P & I
- some gear
- outboard motor
- medical payments
- uninsured boats
- under insured boaters
- water skiing (not always so be sure to ask)
Boat insurance can be expensive. Ask an Allan M. Walker Insurance Representative what discounts may be available to you.
- Years of experience
- Boating courses
- ship to shore radios
- depth finders
- driving record
Owning a boat is a big responsibility and one that should not be taken lightly. You have many options to choose from and several companies to go to. Talk to an Allan M. Walker Insurance representative to be sure we help you find the best coverage that suits your needs and best protects your family, your home and to be sure your assets are protected.
At Allan Walker Insurance Agency we have protected the residents of Massachusetts from boating accidents since 1847. We know our area and the waters around us.
Complete the Protection Savings Form right now, before that boat launches. The professionals at Allan Walker Insurance Agency will contact you with boat protection that will pay for itself in peace of mind as well as dollars and cents.