Northcourt brings together a highly experienced nuclear team to offer insurance solutions for companies in the nuclear fuel cycle. Our products and services include Nuclear Property and Nuclear Liability insurance, Nuclear Products Liability, D&O and Professional Indemnity for contractors and suppliers working on nuclear sites, covers for nuclear refurbishment projects, construction, decommissioning and investor protection.

Nuclear Property Insurance

Northcourt’s Property Binder offers cover for:

  • Nuclear Material Damage
  • Nuclear Business Interruption
  • Machinery Breakdown
  • Terrorism

Cover is offered on a quota share or excess of loss basis.

Nuclear Liability

Northcourt Liability Binder offers cover for:

  • Nuclear Third Party Liability for nuclear licensed sites including inland transit risks
  • Nuclear Third Party Transport Liability risks for overseas movements

This is to assist nuclear companies to meet their statutory obligations.

With considerable nuclear insurance experience and nuclear engineering expertise, Northcourt offers innovative insurance solutions to clients and brokers around the world.

David Robinson CEO of Optio & Northcourt Board Member

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Thank you to the Nuclear Industry!

Zemfira Knott
Director of Northcourt
Zemfira Knott has over sixteen years management experience including many years in the nuclear insurance industry. Reporting directly to the CEO and the Board of Directors she manages the day-to-day operations of the business which includes responsibility for compliance, marketing and audits. Zemfira also oversees the production of insurance documentation as well as working closely with the Company’s insurance panel and its broker network. Previously Zemfira worked as a Business Manager for Northcourt’s parent company operating in London and Washington DC. She was directly involved in a number of high-profile projects in the nuclear and energy sector providing strategic and advisory services to the top management of several large multinational companies. In order to assist clients on geo-political issues, Zemfira worked closely with N10 Downing Street, Members of Parliament and UK Embassies globally. Prior to that Zemfira held a senior management position with 50 direct reports. She was responsible for developing and implementing operational strategies for increased profitability and improved customer service. As part of her many achievements she successfully turned around several struggling operations. Zemfira graduated from the Business School, Sociology and Economy Department of Daugavpils Institute where she also studied Business Psychology. Zemfira is an associate member of WiN Global (Women in Nuclear), member of Chartered Insurance Institute and a member of the Financial Times Non-Executive Directors' Club.