Highlights

LINES OF BUSINESS

Inland Marine, General Liability, Automobile, Workers Compensation, Excess Liability, Travel Accident

BILLING OPTIONS

Agency Bill, Credit Card

MINIMUM EARNED PREMIUM

Premium fully earned at binding

Eligible Productions

There are over 50 types of eligible productions, including commercials, 

music videos, short films, feature films, and webisodes. Eligible productions:

  1. Have a budget of no more than $1,000,000;
  2. Shoot only in the US or Canada;
  3. Do not have any Live Gangster Rap Music or Hard-Core/Soft-Core Porn.

Coverages

Inland Marine

Rented Equipment, Owned Equipment, Props, Sets and Wardrobe, Negative & Faulty Stock, Third Party Property Damage, Extra Expense, Cast and more.

General Liability

General liability (including increased limits), Stunt Buyback, Special Certificates & Waivers.

Automobile

Automobile Liability, Physical Damage.

Workers Compensation

Workers Compensation.

Excess Liability

Limits available up to 10 million.

Travel Accident

Travel Accident to comply with guild requirements.

Volunteer Accident

Accident coverage for volunteers.

Cast Extra Expense

Cast extra expense is now available for production programs. Coverage options include 

blanket coverage with sickness (no medicals required), blanket coverage without sickness, and 

family bereavement.

Cast limits available are 100%, 75%, 50% and 25% of Gross Production Cost

Stunts, Animals, Precision Driving

Stunts, animals, and precision driving scenes are now available as a buyback option for the 

Short Term Productions program.

Multiple scenes can be declared to a single production and quoted online.

Learn more about the types of scenes that can be scheduled.

Eligible Productions


  • "The Making of" Videos
  • Animation
  • Commercial
  • Community TV Interview
  • Corporate Video
  • Demo Reel Shoot
  • Digital Video
  • Direct Sale Videos
  • Director's Reel
  • Documentary
  • Editing
  • Educational & Training Film
  • Experimental Film
  • Feature Film
  • Festival Reel
  • Film Promotion
  • Independent Feature
  • Low 
  • Budget
  • Eligible Productions
  • Industrial
  • Infomercial
  • Instructional Video
  • Live Action Shot
  • Miscellaneous Production
  • Motion Picture
  • Music Video
  • Non Airing Pilot
  • Photography Shoot
  • Pick-up Shoot
  • Point of Sale Video
  • Post-production
  • Pre-production
  • Promotional Video
  • Public Access Program
  • Public Service Announcement
  • Reality Based TV Show
  • SAG Experimental
  • SAG Limited Exhibition
  • SAG Modified Low Budget
  • Sales Video
  • Short Film
  • Soap Opera
  • Spec Commercial
  • Spec Production
  • Television Pilot
  • Television Series
  • Television Special
  • Thesis Film
  • Trailer
  • Training Video
  • Video Biography
  • Video Game Shoot
  • Video Location Survey
  • Video Shoot (Miscellaneous)

Eligible Stunts

Aerial Scenes

Shoots from aircraft including airplanes, helicopters, gliders, balloons and unmanned aircraft (drones).

Includes scenic shots from private or commercial aircraft that do not involve aerial acrobatics or other hazardous maneuvers.

For aerial scenes other than drones. Does not include aircraft liability.

Animals

Scenes involving the use of animals, such as dogs, farm animals, household pets, and zoo animals.

Falls

Scenes involving scripted and choreographed falls.


Fight Scenes

Fight scenes that are choreographed, structured, and sequenced. These scenes may involve physical contact between actors and the use of weapons.


Precision Driving

Controlled driving on public roads, race tracks, off-road, chase scenes, skidding, collisions, explosions, motorcycles.


Pyrotechnics

Fireworks, flashboxes, demolition, explosions, and other pyrotechnic effects.

Recreational Vehicles

The use of recreational vehicles such as ATV's, go carts, mopeds, motorcycles, scooters, segways, snowmobiles, and similar type vehicles.


Water Scenes

Canoes, kayaks, shots on lakes, shoots primarily in water, surfing, pools.

Weapons

Scenes that involve prop guns, squibs, blanks, knives or other similar weapons.

Eligible States