Risk Engineering

Customer-Focused Solutions for Risk Mitigation

Crum & Forster’s Risk Engineers work in partnership with our customers to provide a full complement of value-added services from education to comprehensive onsite inspections.

  • Operational risk assessments in comparison to industry benchmarks and best practices
  • Customized action plans for risk mitigation and improvement
  • Assistance with driver safety, material handling, fall prevention, ergonomics, industrial hygiene and other training
  • Safety guides, free on-demand videos and discounts on safety resources

Our consultative process begins with risk identification. Our highly skilled and experienced Risk Engineers, drawn from a wide array of disciplines, can meet with you and identify actual and potential loss sources to help you prioritize and manage your risks. Our assessment gives you an informed view of operational risks based on industry benchmarks, guidelines and best practices. We can suggest actions you can take to reduce risk. Our focus is on practical, solutions-oriented approaches to help lower your operation’s risk of loss.

To learn more about the Risk Engineering services available to policyholders, please click on the following links.


Louise Vallee
Vice President, Risk Engineering
Commercial Lines
[email protected]

Todd Buechler
Assistant Vice President, Risk Engineering
Commercial Lines - Target Segments
[email protected]

Risk Engineering Services
Middle Market Solutions & Risk Management
Target Segments

Middle Market Solutions & Risk Management

Diverse group of professionals representing different industries

Commercial Real Estate
Wholesale & Distribution
Other Industries, including Staffing

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Craft Brewery / Distillery
Food Specialty
Health & Social Services
Industrial Gases & Welding Supply
Petroleum Distribution
Propane Distribution

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Risk Management Construction

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Commercial Auto, General Liability,
Property / Inland Marine, Workers’ Compensation,
Commercial Umbrella

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This overview is provided for informational purposes only and is not intended to be a representation of coverage that may exist in any particular situation under a policy issued by one of the companies within Crum & Forster. All conditions of coverage, terms, and limitations are defined and provided for in the policy. These materials were developed as a general guide to safety from sources believed to be reliable and is not intended to provide legal, technical or other professional advice. These materials are not intended to replace any training or education that users may wish or need to provide to their personnel. Crum & Forster does not endorse any of the vendors listed, nor does it endorse the information, products or services that they offer or provide. Compliance with all Federal, State or local laws and regulations remain the policyholder’s responsibility.