Risk Engineering

Benefit from Our Understanding of Why Things Go Wrong

The Hartford's risk engineering team provides loss control services designed to help businesses create the safest work environment possible for their employees. A safe work environment often leads to a more profitable business and our team helps evaluate businesses’ risk exposures, prepares them to handle a loss event, and trains their workforce in safety best practices.
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Customized Safety and Risk Management Services

The Hartford recognizes that every business is different. That’s why we work closely with each one to tailor an effective, realistic, and attainable loss control service plan to meet their unique risk profile.
We take an in-depth look at each business’s equipment, environment, and employees to help pinpoint the root causes of accidents and other losses. We formulate preventative strategies and partner with the business to develop a step-by-step risk management service plan tailor-made to address their specific work conditions and capabilities.
As part of our comprehensive loss control offering, our Risk Management team provides businesses with access to a broad array of safety and risk management services that include:
  • Workplace safety evaluations
  • Training to prepare for accident investigations
  • Safety leadership advice
  • Life safety programs
  • Machine safeguarding information
  • Ergonomic tips
  • Driver safety programs
  • Business continuity planning advice
We also focus on helping businesses minimize the severity and cost of loss events by educating them in advance on how to safely and effectively manage a loss should one occur.

Advantages of Risk Engineering Services from The Hartford

Some of the many valuable benefits of working with our skilled Risk Management team include:
  • More than 150 highly educated and experienced Risk Engineering field consultants located across the nation
  • Technical specialists who help businesses operate safely and efficiently
  • Industrial hygienists who evaluate workplace health risks
  • Specialists who provide expertise in areas such as ergonomics, fire protection, industrial hygiene, occupational and construction safety
  • Dedicated account managers who manage large accounts
The Hartford's Industrial Hygiene Laboratory offers specialized consulting services to help businesses understand the occupational health risks they and their employees face.

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Commitment to Lasting Relationships

Our consultants are committed to partnering with businesses for the long term to drive continuous operational improvements and make safety a natural part of doing business. By making workplace safety a top priority, we can help businesses protect their employees and better control losses and the costs associated with them.

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No matter the industry, a safer work environment means fewer risks. Learn how loss control services help businesses understand their exposures and minimize risk.
The coverages and services described herein are summaries only. All policies should be read carefully to determine exclusions, limitations and other terms and conditions. In the event of a conflict, the terms and conditions of the policy will govern. All coverages and services may not be available for all businesses or in all states. Please contact your agent or broker for details.

Coverage is underwritten by Hartford Fire Insurance Co. and its property and casualty insurance affiliates. In California, this insurance is written by Sentinel Insurance Company, Ltd. (CA license #8701). In TX, this insurance is written by Sentinel Insurance Company, Ltd., Hartford Casualty Insurance Company, Hartford Lloyd’s Insurance Company, Hartford Underwriters Insurance Company, Twin City Fire Insurance Company, Hartford Accident and Indemnity Company and Hartford Fire Insurance Company. In WA, this insurance is written by Hartford Fire Insurance Company, Hartford Casualty Insurance Company, Hartford Accident and Indemnity Company, Hartford Underwriters Insurance Company, Sentinel Insurance Company, Ltd. and Hartford Insurance Company of the Midwest.