Word forms: (present) writes cover, (past) wrote cover, (perfect) written cover, (progressive) writing cover
( Insurance : Underwriting )
German insurers tend to issue ten-year policies, whereas Lloyd's syndicates write cover on an annual basis.
It is normal for a ship to be surveyed in order for insurance companies to establish
seaworthiness before they write cover.
If an insurance company writes cover, it underwrites a risk or insures someone.
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