Welcome to HSB

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    We are the UK’s only company solely focused on engineering and technology insurance and inspection services. With underwriting that covers a broad range of technologies and industry sectors - including construction and manufacturing as well as leisure, retail, commercial and public sectors - we have the knowledge to show you how, together with HSB, you can stay ahead of emerging risks in a complex world.
    For over 150 years, equipment breakdown, specialist engineering insurance covers, loss prevention and inspection services have been our primary focus.
    150+ years
    of technical risk knowledge
    and experience

    As the UK-based arm of HSB Group, we have the specialist experience, data and engineering talent to understand and underwrite engineering risks for businesses of all sizes and industry types.

    As a leading engineering and technology insurer, we use our knowledge and experience to design cutting-edge risk solutions that render tomorrow's world insurable.

    As a result, we can create value for clients through more responsive insurance covers and by offering ways to help optimise equipment performance, prevent loss or reduce the impact of loss, if it occurs.

    Our focus and knowledge give us a superior ability to mitigate technical risks. Our claims professionals are specialists equipped with the technical knowledge and resources to create value for clients through the entire claims process, and manage outcomes in an optimum manner. This helps insureds expedite restoration of equipment essential to their operations and income.

    As a proud member of the Munich Re Risk Solutions family, HSB – itself rated A++ (Superior) by A.M. Best Company – has the added support and resources of one of the world’s most experienced and stable insurance and reinsurance companies.

    With shared values and complementary skill sets and offerings, we have the ability to combine a global knowledge base with our local presence across the UK and Ireland to develop and deliver innovative, forward-thinking risk solutions.

    by A.M. Best Company

    The HSB difference is grounded in the experience and extensive technical knowledge of our seasoned local professionals. We continuously assess our client needs related to statutory compliance as well as emerging technologies and trends. Our longstanding focus on excellence, dependability and collaboration has earned us a reputation for understanding the challenges facing our clients and delivering superior risk solutions and coverage they can count on.

    We are a member of the Institute of Customer Service, demonstrating our commitment to continually improving customer service performance and professionalism.

    HSB Engineering Insurance Limited is authorised by the Prudential Regulation Authority and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority and Prudential Regulation Authority. Inspection services are provided by HSB Engineering Insurance Services Limited. HSB Engineering Insurance has offices throughout the UK and Ireland.