Industry Guidance

Useful industry-specific risk management support

At Travelers, we believe in the power of expertise. Our employees are known for their unparalleled insurance knowledge and their dedication to their crafts of underwriting, claims and risk control.

In addition to our insurance knowledge, we also have a deep understanding of many of the industry sectors in which we specialise. Many leading businesses trust Travelers because we appreciate the intricacies of the risks they face and develop insurance solutions, including risk management guidance, to mitigate those risks.

It’s this level of expertise that has enabled us to pull together invaluable industry-specific risk management guidance for some of these industry sectors in the UK and Ireland.

We provide dedicated industry sections and resources on our secure risk control portal and below are just some of the industry-specific guides and resources that are available. If you are a Travelers customer or broker please register for the portal to find out more.

Food and Drink Manufacturers – Food safety, product recalls and adverse media coverage have all contributed to this sector’s growing set of exposures, as have the commercial pressures generated by consumers’ requirement for a readily available and value for money products. Find out more >

Hotels – Fire exposures, slips, trips and falls, theft of personal and hotel items and data, health and safety related to housekeeping, recreation and food services operations and the bad reputation from bed bug infestation are among the many challenges faced by hoteliers and are just some of the key areas covered within this guide. Find out more >

Industrial Machinery Manufacturers - Whether you manufacture confectionary machinery, industrial pumps or internal combustion engines, our guide provides useful risk management guidance and support to a wide range industrial machinery manufacturers. Find out more >

Metal Goods Manufacturers - At Travelers we understand the wide and varied needs of metal goods manufacturers. From kitchen cookware and metal can manufacturing, right down to nuts and bolts, we've got the majority of metal goods manufacturers covered. Find out more >

Plastic Goods Manufacturers - The plastic goods industry is brimming with emerging technologies, but with new opportunities come new concerns. Thankfully our plastics product is moulded to fit. Find out more >

Printers - From design and prepress, through finishing and fulfilment - including distribution and delivery to customers – this industry-specific guide will help printers and publishers identify and manage their risk management needs. Find out more >

Property Owners - Travelers has many years of experience assessing the various risks faced by property owners and managers. From managing third-party tenants and service providers to limiting property exposures and losses, our risk control consultants can provide guidance to help you evaluate and manage your exposure in order to protect your property assets and avoid liabilities. Find out more >

Restaurants - This guide is designed to help restaurant managers address a number of the main hazards associated with restaurant operations including kitchen fires and loss from electrical malfunctions; protecting patrons from food contamination and injuries; preventing slips and falls among employees and patrons; and providing employees with safety basics to help prevent injuries related to manual handling, cuts and scalding. Find out more >

Technology - Those companies operating in the IT, Communication and Electronics Manufacturing & Assembly sectors are at the forefront of innovation and face a unique set of new and emerging risks. We have the knowledge and experience to help manage these risks. Find out more >

Warehousing - We understand the wide and varied exposures faced by the warehousing industry and have designed a product to protect against a range of exposures. Find out more >

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