From the initial planning and product development stages to commercial production, inspection, shipment and delivery, nearly every process you undertake in your manufacturing operation carries with it a variety of inherent risks.
However, whether you are producing precision machined products or electronics, manufacturing plastics, or creating 3D printed objects, many of today’s manufacturing risks are not so different from those that manufacturing companies like yours faced decades ago:
While that’s already an extensive list of risks and challenges for a manufacturer of any size to manage, you also have to cope with the extraordinary new threats of the 21st century, particularly those posed by rapid advances in technology. As a result, some of the additional strategic risks and concerns for your manufacturing company may be:
It is clear that the risks that manufacturers must confront today are not only far more complicated than ever before, but they are also evolving at a pace that can be challenging for companies of all sizes to keep up with. In order to stay on top of – and protect your company from – today’s potential risks and those that could emerge in the future, you may want to draw on the expertise of local risk management professionals, like the team at ICNE.
At ICNE, we have partnered with hundreds of mid-sized manufacturers, throughout North Central and Western Massachusetts and into Northern Connecticut and Rhode Island, to help them identify both their company’s and their industry’s unique risks. We work together with these businesses to assess how well these risks are currently being addressed and managed by their organization as well as to calculate how the risk landscape might change and impact their operation in the long-term. Finally, we can help with compliance issues, and offer advice on any related state and federal laws, for everything from data privacy, use and security regulations to applicable OSHA standards.
Our team of insurance, benefits, claims and risk management professionals recognizes that, in order to successfully protect your manufacturing business from all current and potential threats, we must go well beyond just finding you the right insurance solutions. That’s why we offer manufacturers many added-value support services to assist you in addressing the current and future challenges, including:
When you partner with ICNE for all of your manufacturing insurance needs, you will receive much more than access to a wide variety of high-quality insurance protection options. We will also offer you a superior level of focus, dedication and personal attention to helping you navigate – and often alleviate – some of the most stressful situations and common risk scenarios that arise when you run a manufacturing business.
In addition to providing you a with a team of strategic business specialists who will help you identify, understand, evaluate, and control your risk and losses, ICNE delivers a wide variety of manufacturers insurance options through our partnerships with top-quality insurance carriers from around the country.
From your facility and equipment, to your inventory and raw materials, to your employees and commercial vehicles, to your electronic data and computer networks, our team of insurance specialists and risk management experts can design a comprehensive plan that protects all of these business assets with options that include:
As one of the area’s largest, privately-owned, and independent insurance agencies, ICNE finds you the best manufacturing insurance coverages, as well as any supplementary endorsements that are required, that will meet your specific needs at highly competitive rates.
Contact us anytime with your manufacturing insurance questions, for a complimentary review of your current policies, or for help making the critical risk management decisions that can keep your company preforming like a well-oiled machine today, tomorrow, and well into the future.
If you are ready for a more personal relationship with a trusted insurance agent who is always looking out for you and your manufacturing business, then please call us at (800) 243-8134.