Access to Specialized Coverage

The metalworking industry faces many unique risks – from damage to specialized equipment to safety incidents caused by the dangerous tools used in the profession. These potentially hazardous work conditions require a comprehensive risk management program specifically designed for metalworkers.

The Safehold Special Risk Metals and Plastics Manufacturing and Machining Program offers an ISO-based form with customized coverage endorsements to meet the needs of contract manufacturers in the precision tool and manufacturing industry. Our program provides comprehensive options, including Property, Equipment Breakdown, Inland Marine, Crime, General Liability, Commercial Auto, Umbrella and Workers’ Compensation.

Whether protecting a small, local shop or a national production facility with hundreds of employees, this program provides access to specialized coverage options, dedicated specialists, and quick and efficient claims administration.

  • Specialized loss control/risk management services 
  • Ability to schedule off-premises customers' goods limits as needed for plating, heat treating, or other processing needs
  • Property
  • General liability auto liability coverage enhancements
  • Product liability 
  • Commercial auto
  • Workers' compensation
  • Umbrella
  • Loss of business income
  • Equipment breakdown
  • Inland marine
  • Crime
  • Manufacturers E&O (availability varies by state)

The metal working/metal forming and plastics industries are broad in scope. In order to be eligible for this program the risk manufacturing or processing should fall into one of the target classes.

  • Metal Goods Manufacturing NOC
  • Machinery or Machinery Parts Manufacturing - Industrial
  • Machinery or Machinery Parts Manufacturing - Metalworking
  • Machinery or Machinery Parts Manufacturing - NOC
  • Machine shops NOC
  • Pattern Manufacturing - metal
  • Pipes or Tubes Manufacturing - metal
  • Tool Manufacturing – Hand Type – Not Powered
  • Tool Manufacturing – Accessories
  • Agricultural Equipment and Machinery Component
  • Aircraft or Aircraft Parts Manufacturing – Products Excluded
  • Accessories Manufacturing - commercial
  • Automobile, Bus, Motorcycle or Truck Parts Manufacturing
  • Automobile Manufacturing or Assembling
  • Bolt, Nut, Rivet, Screw or Washer Manufacturing
  • Electrical Parts, Components or Accessories Manufacturing
  • Electronic Components Manufacturing
  • Instrument Manufacturing
  • Machine Shops
  • Machinery or Machinery Parts Manufacturing
  • Metal Foil Manufacturing
  • Metal Goods Manufacturing
  • Metal Goods Mfg. - stamping
  • Metal Heat Processing – no more than 50% of operations.
  • Metal Works – shop – decorative or artistic
  • Nails or Spikes Manufacturing
  • Needles, Pins or Tracks Manufacturing
  • Pattern Manufacturing - metal
  • Photographic Equipment Manufacturing
  • Pipes or Tubes Manufacturing - metal
  • Precision Metal Products Manufacturing – Including Highly Polished Metal Sheets, Cameras,Photographic Equipment, Electrical Parts and Equipment (other than motors)
  • Sheet Metal Work – shop only
  • Steel Wool or Wire Wool Manufacturing
  • Watch or Watch Case Manufacturing
  • Wheel Manufacturing
  • Plastics Injection Molding
  • Blow Molding
  • Compression Molding
  • Rotational Molding
  • Transfer Molding
  • Extrusion
  • Reaction Injection Molding
  • Blown and Cast Film Extrusion
  • Calendaring
  • Co-extrusion
  • Pressure Forming
  • Vacuum Forming


Not Within the Appetite:   Metal recycling, pressurized tank manufacturing, heavy welding, structural metalwork, conveyor manufacturing, fiberglass manufacturing, Monoline Property, and Monoline Auto Risks.

Limited Appetite:  Foundry and Basic Metal, Steel Mills.



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Territory: National, excluding CA