HSB Group, part of Munich Re, is a leading provider of specialty insurance, inspection services and engineering consulting that set the standard for excellence worldwide. Long the market leader for equipment breakdown insurance, HSB offers a range of engineered lines and technology risk coverages to manage hazards in a complex and evolving world.
150+ years
of technical risk knowledge
and experience
The HSB difference is grounded in our extensive engineering knowledge, developed over more than 150 years. Our inspection force is one of the largest in the world, with over 1,200 engineers, inspectors and technical personnel around the globe.

We create market advantage for our clients by leveraging our engineering expertise, data and insights on technological change to develop innovative risk solutions. Our focus on excellence, dependability and collaboration has earned us a reputation as a trusted partner delivering solutions and coverages that our customers can count on.

HSB Group, Inc. is headquartered in Hartford, Connecticut, U.S. Through our affiliates in Canada and the United Kingdom we serve businesses, industries and institutions worldwide.

A++
(Superior)
by A.M. Best Company
A.M. Best Company has assigned its highest financial strength rating, A++ (Superior), to HSB Group companies. The rating applies to The Hartford Steam Boiler Inspection and Insurance Company, HSB Engineering Insurance Limited, The Boiler Inspection and Insurance Company of Canada and The Hartford Steam Boiler Inspection and Insurance Company of Connecticut.

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