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Loss Prevention Guidance For Farms

Manage risk, prevent losses

NFU Mutual’s risk management advice is aimed at helping you to reduce potential risk and keep loss to a minimum.

By working closely with NFU Mutual Underwriters, the Loss Control Surveyors provide a wide range of expertise to help manage risk and control exposure to common and trade specific hazards. From assisting with the design of buildings to reduce potential fire loss, to offering guidance on home security and theft prevention measures, we can provide assistance on a broad variety of complex loss control issues.

Our partner companies

Vulcan Inspection Services are our preferred partner for electrical and engineering inspection services.

RiskSTOP are our appointed partners who can assist with the implementation of any risk improvements following a loss control survey. They are independent specialists in risk management solutions and this service is provided free of charge.

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From a loss control surveyor (Business) [PDF: 66KB]

From a loss control surveyor (Residential) [PDF: 201KB]

From a Health and Safety Consultant [PDF: 65KB]

Loss prevention guidance from NFU Mutual

Further Guidance

Fire Protection Agency - The FPA is the UK's national fire safety organisation who work to identify and draw attention to the dangers of fire and the means by which their potential for loss is kept to a minimum.

RISC Authority - are a funded research scheme supported by a significant group of UK insurers and conducts research in support of the developments and dissemination of best practice on the protection of property and business. Guidance documents are available on a wide range of processes, building design and occupancy details.