Entertainment – Contingency

From worldwide tours and major sporting events to local fairs and family parties – Arachas provides contingency cover and protection for financial loss.

If you’re an entrepreneur, promoter or agent, an event organiser/sponsor or anybody with an insurable interest in an event - we’ll find the best cover for non-appearance of a key performer, cancellation, abandonment, postponement, interruption or relocation of the event. Whether you need to insure costs, revenue or other specific risks in terms of income or expense.


The primary classes of business we cover are:
The primary classes of contingency business written by Arachas are:

  • Non-Appearance
  • Event Cancellation
  • Weather Risk
  • Prize Indemnity
  • Contractual Bonus

We can also provide tailor made solutions for risks such:

  • Death, Disgrace or Disablement
  • Kidnap and Ransom
  • Strikes, Riots and Civil Commotion
  • Terrorism
  • Communicable Disease
Typical purchasers:

  • Event Organisers
  • Artists and Performers
  • Local Councils
  • Accountants
  • Lawyers
  • Promoters
  • Venues
  • Sponsors
  • Hospitality Companies
  • Concessionaires
  • Travel Companies
  • Hotels


Every day we all hear of global and local events, affected by a wide range of insured causes - which Arachas Event Insure has created a suite of products and expertise to give piece of mind for our valued customers.



Underwriter Contact Details:

David Jermyn
David has worked in the Industry for over 30 years and enjoys a vast knowledge of risk transfer, brokerage and account supervision. David has extensive experience working with clients in all Corporate sectors and is ideally positioned to lead the programme team working on the Dublin Port Company Account.

Phone: 01 213 5000
Email: david.jermyn@arachas.ie

David Jermyn

“The service Arachas provide and their performance with regards to any claims we’ve had is exemplary”

Tom Jenkinson (Weir & Sons)

“We’ve had a longstanding relationship with Arachas over 15+ years and we’ve always had excellent service from them”

Angus Potterton (Savills)

“They are a very important business partner for the company and provide us with an exceptional level of customer service”

Mark Philipps (Phonewatch)

“Guy and the team at Arachas are there for you when you need them and offer support and guidance through your businesses’ history”

Ronan Fenelon (Griffith College Dublin)

“Arachas is a professional firm of brokers that will never let you down”

Martin Carway (Pro-Adjust)