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INSURANCE FOR MANUFACTURERS

manufacturing

Manufacturing industry

Manufacturing insurance can help companies protect against property, liability and workers’ compensation risks that can negatively impact their businesses. Zurich professionals combine vast industry experience with customized insurance solutions and cutting-edge tools to help manufacturers anticipate and respond to the risks of a changing, global business environment. Zurich specialists can help identify and mitigate these risks by managing the impact of new technologies, operating models and supply chain pressures.

Why Zurich?

At a time when evolving cyber risks and increasingly costly product liability events are hitting the bottom lines of manufacturers large and small, Zurich’s ability to help companies navigate an ever-changing risk environment is one of our greatest strengths.

511 food product recalls
in U.S. during 20181


20K non-fatal workplace injuries
and illnesses in the food manufacturing industry each year2


923M connected devices (IoT)
projected in manufacturing environments by 20203


Manufacturing insurance solutions

Zurich has coverage options and a broad appetite to serve all kinds of business needs, and all sizes of business. Manufacturing is a driving force in today’s economy, with a growing need for insurance and risk management services. Zurich has the tools, products and professionals to help manufacturers meet the challenges of the evolving risks that come with growth.

  • Food and beverage
  • Metal products
  • Plastics
  • Wood products
  • Other

Insurance coverages

Traditional coverages:

Property, General Liability, Automotive Liability, Workers’ Compensation, Umbrella

Food and beverage manufacturing industry coverages:

Cyber insurance

Coverage that helps protects against a wide range of cyber risks associated with manufacturing, including industrial control, supervisory control and data acquisition systems and output devices

International

Access to local specialists in over 215 countries and territories backed by global program management tools, such as the MyZurich customer portal and Zurich MIA (Multinational Insurance Application)

Manufacturers’ E&O

Covers food manufacturing mistakes or negligent service resulting in third-party financial loss without bodily injury or property loss

Tools and solutions for food and beverage manufacturers

Accessing the right risk management tools, solutions and knowledge is essential to the efficient, profitable and safe operations of food and beverage manufacturers. Zurich professionals understand the special needs of food and beverage manufacturers, providing customized solutions tailored to their needs.

Complimentary Risk Engineering learning tools and resources available to Zurich policyholders include digital self-service risk assessment applications, such as Zurich Risk Advisor©; monthly e-newsletters; slip, trip and fall (STF) prevention resources; water mitigation recommendations; hazard communication; hearing conservation; respiratory protection and silica control; safety calendars; business risk reviews; and risk-reduction seminars and webinars.

Fee-based services provided by a professional Risk Engineering expert:

  • Property risk assessment
  • Water intrusion evaluation
  • Food safety and products liability review
  • Cyber risk assessment
  • Fleet program reviews and implementation assistance
  • Safety Source Learning Management System (LMS)
  • Slip, trip and fall (STF) assessment
  • Ergonomic review
  • Office ergonomics

Download the Risk Engineering Solution Suite for Food and Beverage Manufacturers

 

Insurance coverages

Traditional coverages:

Property, General Liability, Automotive Liability, Workers’ Compensation, Umbrella

Manufacturing industry coverages:

Cyber insurance

Coverage that helps protect against a wide range of cyber risks associated with manufacturing, including industrial control, supervisory control and data acquisition systems and output devices

International

Access to local specialists in over 215 countries and territories backed by global program management tools, such as the MyZurich customer portal and Zurich MIA (Multinational Insurance Application)

Manufacturers’ E&O

Covers manufacturing mistakes or negligent service resulting in third-party financial loss without bodily injury or property loss.

Tools and solutions for metal products manufacturers

Metal products manufacturers face a variety of risks, from cutting, stamping, welding and other fabrication processes to the use of sometimes toxic or volatile chemicals. Zurich risk professionals understand the hazards of metal fabrication and will tailor coverages and mitigation strategies to meet the requirements of today’s metal products manufacturers.

Medical management

Helping customers manage medically related costs

Zurich RiskIntelligence®

Helping healthcare customers understand and address their cost drivers

Complimentary Risk Engineering learning tools and resources available to Zurich policyholders include digital self-service risk assessment applications, such as Zurich Risk Advisor©; monthly e-newsletters; slip, trip and fall (STF) prevention resources; water mitigation recommendations; hazard communication; hearing conservation; respiratory protection and silica control; safety calendars; business risk reviews; and risk-reduction seminars and webinars.

Fee-based services provided by a professional Risk Engineering expert:
  • Property risk assessment
  • Water intrusion evaluation
  • Cyber risk assessment
  • Products liability review
  • Fleet program review and implementation assistance
  • Safety Source Learning Management System (LMS)
  • Slip, trip and fall (STF) assessment
  • Ergonomic review
  • Office ergonomics

Download the Risk Engineering Solution Suite for Metal Products Manufacturers

 

Insurance coverages

Traditional coverages:

Property, General Liability, Automotive Liability, Workers’ Compensation, Umbrella

Manufacturing industry coverages:

Cyber insurance

Helps protect against a wide range of cyber risks associated with manufacturing, including industrial control, supervisory control and data acquisition systems and output devices

International

Access to local specialists in over 215 countries and territories backed by global program management tools, such as the MyZurich customer portal and Zurich MIA (Multinational Insurance Application)

Manufacturers’ E&O

Covering manufacturing mistakes or negligent service resulting in third-party financial loss without bodily injury or property loss

Tools and solutions for plastics manufacturing

Plastics manufacturers produce countless products and components critical to virtually all other business and industry segments. And like all other manufacturers, the plastic industry faces a variety of often complex business risks. Zurich professionals understand the risks facing plastics manufacturers and will tailor coverages and mitigation strategies to meet them.

Complimentary Risk Engineering learning tools and resources available to Zurich policyholders include digital self-service risk assessment applications, such as Zurich Risk Advisor©; monthly e-newsletters; slip, trip and fall (STF) prevention resources; water mitigation recommendations; hazard communication; hearing conservation; respiratory protection and silica control; safety calendars; business risk reviews; and risk-reduction seminars and webinars.

Fee-based services provided by a professional Risk Engineering expert:

  • Property risk assessment
  • Water intrusion evaluation
  • Cyber risk assessment
  • Products liability review
  • Fleet program reviews and implementation assistance
  • Safety Source Learning Management System (LMS)
  • Slip, trip and fall (STF) assessment
  • Ergonomic review
  • Office ergonomic

Download the Risk Engineering Solution Suite for Plastics Manufacturers

Insurance coverages

Traditional coverages:

Property, General Liability, Automotive Liability, Workers’ Compensation, Umbrella

Manufacturing industry coverages:

Cyber insurance

Helps protect against a wide range of cyber risks associated with manufacturing, including industrial control, supervisory control and data acquisition systems and output devices

International

Access to local specialists in over 215 countries and territories backed by global program management tools, such as the MyZurich customer portal and Zurich MIA (Multinational Insurance Application).

Manufacturers’ E&O

Covers manufacturing mistakes or negligent service resulting in third-party financial loss without bodily injury or property loss

 

Tools and solutions for wood products manufacturing

Wood products manufacturers face many risks in the normal course business, from the hazards of fire to the costs of water damage repair to business interruptions caused by sometimes unreliable supply chains. Zurich risk professionals help wood products manufacturers understand the hazards they face and design strategies and solutions to deal with them.

Complimentary Risk Engineering learning tools and resources available to Zurich policyholders include digital self-service risk assessment applications, such as Zurich Risk Advisor©; monthly e-newsletters; slip, trip and fall (STF) prevention resources; water mitigation recommendations; hazard communication; hearing conservation; respiratory protection and silica control; safety calendars; business risk reviews; and risk-reduction seminars and webinars.

Fee-based services provided by a professional Risk Engineering expert:

  • Property risk assessments
  • Water intrusion evaluation
  • Cyber risk assessment
  • Products liability review
  • Fleet program reviews and implementation assistance
  • Safety Source Learning Management System (LMS)
  • Slip, trip and fall (STF) assessment
  • Ergonomic review
  • Office ergonomics

Download the Risk Engineering Solution Suite for Wood Products Manufacturers

Insurance coverages

Traditional coverages:

Property, General Liability, Automotive Liability, Workers’ Compensation, Umbrella

Manufacturing industry coverages:

Cyber insurance

Helps protect against a wide range of cyber risks associated with manufacturing, including industrial control, supervisory control and data acquisition systems and output devices

International

Access to local specialists in over 215 countries and territories backed by global program management tools, such as the MyZurich customer portal and Zurich MIA (Multinational Insurance Application)

Manufacturers’ E&O

Covers manufacturing mistakes or negligent service resulting in third-party financial loss without bodily injury or property loss

Tools and solutions for other manufacturers

Zurich’s broad appetite and industry knowledge empowers our risk specialists to help manufacturers in many diverse segments access insurance products and risk insight tools that can help build resilience. Zurich professionals can help identify and mitigate the risks manufacturers face so customers can better manage the impact of new technologies, operating models and supply chain pressures that can complicate today’s risks.

Complimentary Risk Engineering learning tools and resources available to Zurich policyholders include digital self-service risk assessment applications, such as Zurich Risk Advisor©; monthly e-newsletters; slip, trip and fall (STF) prevention resources; water mitigation recommendations; hazard communication; hearing conservation; respiratory protection and silica control; safety calendars; business risk reviews; and risk-reduction seminars and webinars.

Fee-based services provided by a professional Risk Engineering expert:

  • Property risk assessments
  • Water intrusion evaluation
  • Cyber risk assessment
  • Products liability review
  • Fleet program review and implementation assistance
  • Safety Source Learning Management System (LMS)
  • Slip, trip and fall (STF) assessment
  • Ergonomic review
  • Office ergonomics

Download the Risk Engineering Solution Suite for Manufacturing

1. Combined USDA/FSIS and FDA published statistics; current as of 14 January 2019 and 23 April 2019 respectively.
2. Killins, Dan. Safety Hazards in Food Products Manufacturing. EHS Daily Advisor. 15 May 2019.
3. Greenough, John. “How the Internet of Things is revolutionizing manufacturing.” Business Insider. 12 October 2016.