Insurance for Manufacturers

Let us focus on your insurance so you can concentrate on manufacturing. 

5,000+
American manufacturers protected
We would be proud to insure your business, so you can focus on what matters most to you. We have specialists who know your business because our focus is you. ******
96%
customer claims satisfaction
We want the claim process to be a calming one. We provide you with a single point of contact who can focus on what you need. So, when a claim comes in, you know we're here for you. *****

MANUFACTURING INSURANCE


Here’s what we’ll cover for your manufacturing business.

Insurance is so much more than a piece of paper and a promise. Our experience agents, expert loss control representatives, and manufacturing specialist know your business because our focus is you.


Acuity knows manufacturing

Acuity knows manufacturing


Celebrate manufacturing video contest

As we get closer to Manufacturing Month, we want to hear why you are proud to be part of the manufacturing industry. What product does your company make? How do you impact others’ lives? Tell us your story using a creative video under one minute for a chance to win a $1,500 Visa gift card!


Specialized coverages

We offer additional coverages specific to manufacturers that allow you to customize your policy according to your specific risks, including manufacturers’ errors and omissions.


Manufacturing expert corner

From our underwriting and claims training to annual workshops and education, Acuity employees continually focus on understanding the state of the manufacturing industry. Our team is trained and advised on industry topics by our manufacturing specialist, who has decades of manufacturing experience.





Loss control professionals

We staff highly trained loss control professionals with manufacturing knowledge who work directly with you to help improve safety and prevent accidents.


M.A.S.H.

M.A.S.H. is a 24/7 nurse hotline for workers with non-emergency injuries. This service is free to everyone who has a workers’ compensation policy with Acuity, and it can reduce your workers’ compensation expenses.


Safety and educational resources

Our exclusive online educational materials, including videos, loss prevention articles, and much more, are available anytime, anywhere, and will help you sustainably grow your business.





Investment in the manufacturing community

We support professional development for our manufacturers by partnering with trade associations, writing blogs on important industry topics, sharing industry news and discussion on Facebook, and providing seminars to foster continued learning.


Business insurance for manufacturing

Ready to begin examining your insurance needs? Start your quote here and meet with an independent agent who will ensure your unique risks as a manufacturer are covered.

Our passion is our customers and it shows.
Our passion is our customers and it shows.

CUSTOMER STORIES


"Acuity cares about us as a business and our growth. They are in tune with the manufacturing industry and provide us constructive safety tips that we can implement to ensure we provide the safest workplace possible."

Jan

Winneconne, WI

Michael S. is our Manufacturing guru

Mike knows manufacturing. Purchase decisions, lean implementation, employee management, technology changes—in his 30+ years in the industry, he has experienced it.

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Get answers from our insurance experts.
    • During my career in manufacturing, I've had the good fortune to work for both OEMs (original equipment manufacturers) and contract manufacturers that make things for others. One of the things I've had to deal with in both business models was ensuring products met the expectations of the end user or customer.
    • During my years in manufacturing, I worked in numerous industries in a variety of plants, and I was always interested in the type of equipment each plant utilized. Some plants had one or two equipment brands, while others had many different brands of machinery. When I noticed just one or two, I asked why.
    • Steve Trautman, talent risk management and knowledge transfer expert, has some great information around making sure your more experienced employees are transferring knowledge to the up-and-coming members of your workforce. Follow Steve’s five-step process to help keep critical skills and knowledge in house, even as employees retire or move on.

    • Michael S.

    • Michael S.

    • Michael S.

    RESOURCES


    Other things you might be interested in.

    Loss control

    Acuity offers an extensive library of loss control resources to help keep your employees and company operating safely

    Videos

    Watch our helpful, to the point manufacturing videos featuring Mike, our industry specialist!

    Glossary

    Does insurance lingo sometimes leave you guessing? Check out our glossary!


    FAQs


    Have questions? We have answers.


    We started out as Mutual Auto Insurance Company of the Town of Herman in 1925 and have been insuring manufacturers for over 40 years!


    We insure all kinds of manufacturers, from food processing and woodworking to plastic and metal goods manufacturing!


    We have the expertise and coverages to adequately insure large manufacturing plants, yet we understand the market demands of very small operations. We write thousands of manufacturers of many different sizes.


    We are one of the rare companies that maintain A+ financial ratings from A.M. Best and Standard and Poor’s. Of the 3,000 property-casualty carriers in the nation, we’ve consistently been ranked as one of the best-run companies by Ward Financial Group.


    ABOUT US

    Get to know us.

    We're rated A+

    Only commercial regional insurer to be rated A+ by both A.M. Best and Standard & Poor's, making Acuity an icon of strength.

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    In business since 1925

    Acuity is the 57th largest insurer in the nation and manages nearly $4 billion in assets.

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    Our People

    At Acuity, our people make the difference. Our knowledgeable employees are passionate about serving you and take the time to understand your unique needs.