For some 70 years has been serving the global insurance industry as surveyors and loss assessors.  Our unrivaled record of proven integrity, guaranteed quality and reliability lead to our appointment as Lloyd’s of London Agents, initially for Ciudad Trujillo, and later that territory was expanded to cover the entire Dominican Republic, Haiti, and the islands of Curacao, Aruba and Bonaire in the Netherlands Antilles. 

In that capacity, SCHAD EXPERTISE investigates claims on behalf of leading international insurers, not only Lloyd’s underwriters and brokers, but major global insurance groups and companies based in China and India, through the Middle East and Europe, North and South America.

SCHAD EXPERTISE also represents the world’s foremost organisations of claims adjusters.

Marine, Aviation & Overland Transport:

  • Cargo Damage Surveys
  • Hull & Machinery Surveys
  • Pre-shipment Inspections
  • Load, Stow & Lash Supervision
  • Discharge Supervision
  • Tally & Outturn Verification
  • Equipment Inspections
  • Small Craft Surveys
  • Marine Engineering Projects
  • Loss Prevention


Property & Casualty

  • Risk Management/Loss Prevention
  • Fire & Burglary Investigations
  • Product Verification
  • Travel/Medical/Accident Assistance
  • Medical Incident Investigations

Safeguarding the interests of the international shipping community for more than 90 years, we continue the maritime tradition by providing the vital interface between ship-owners and operators, their insurers and local authorities and institutions, merchants and traders.

SCHAD EXPERTISE is the local correspondent for all of the thirteen members of the International Group of Protection & Indemnity Mutual Assurance Associations (P&I Clubs), as well as the unaffiliated mutual and non-mutual insurers, who all together are the insurers of the legal liabilities of the owners, operators and charterers of about 95% of the world’s ships. These legal liabilities include among others, loss and damage sustained by cargo, sickness, injury and death of crew members and passengers, damages to port installations, environmental damages and pollution.

Emergency Contact Information:

Nilda Burgos: 809 223 4341
Bryan Langley: 809 696 1433

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