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HSB and Gallagher

Why Choose HSB?

HSB, part of Munich Re, is a leading specialist provider of engineering and technology insurance and inspection services.

With a financial strength rating of A++ (Superior) by A.M. Best Company, we are the UK-based arm of Hartford Steam Boiler; a leading global provider of specialty insurance, inspection services and engineering consulting with a heritage built up over 150 years.

We have the highest level of technical accreditations and are members of various specialist technical organisations, which includes our inspection services in the UK accredited by UKAS (to ISO 17020:1998).

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The British Insurance Awards 2021

HSB are proud winners of the 2021 British Insurance Awards 'Specialist Insurance Company of the Year' award.

  • Inspection services carried out by our network of competent, technically experienced Engineer Surveyors located throughout the UK and Ireland
  • UK and Ireland-based arm of HSB Group, the equipment breakdown insurance and inspection market leader since 1866
  • Part of Munich Re, a world leader in risk solutions, consistent risk management and financial stability
  • A member of the Institute of Customer Service, demonstrating our commitment to continually improving customer service performance and professionalism


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