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About us

About us

Whether you're blazing through the trails on an ATV, UTV, or snowmobile, Markel recognizes the unique hazards you face and understands your need for specialized protection. Our off-road insurance coverage is tailored to reflect individual riders and specific situations. Plus, we offer coverage options that many homeowners or auto insurance carriers may not provide—like aftermarket accessory coverage and diminishing deductibles. With off-road insurance from Markel, you can drive however far off the beaten path you want to go.

Markel Specialty, one of Markel Corporation’s five insurance divisions, underwrites innovative property and casualty solutions for both standard and hard-to-place risks. Success in specialty insurance is about knowing your markets. With 70+ years of experience in our niche markets, our product focus is on commercial programs and personal lines offering admitted and excess and surplus lines solutions. Distribution channels include retail agents, agents specializing in particular product lines, program administrators/MGAs/MGUs, and direct to consumer.

At Markel Specialty, it is our people that make the difference. We are dedicated to delivering customer service in extraordinary and memorable ways that sets Markel apart from our competitors. Our existing products are constantly reviewed and refined to make certain they are meeting the distinct needs of the marketplace. Other competitive advantages are the risk management expertise we share with agents and policyholders in the industry niches in which we compete as well as our financial strength. Independent rating agencies provide detailed reviews of operating results, capital and risk ratios, reserves and other financial results for Markel. Click here for details.