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At Arthur J. Gallagher & Co., we try to learn everything we can about the industries we serve and the risks they may encounter. It’s a commitment that’s embedded in our corporate culture to expanding our expertise, continuing educational development and gathering topical updates to remain ahead of the curve.

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2017 Best-in-Class Infographic for Midsize Employers

Employers look to their peers for guidance as they pursue destination-employer status. Explore the best-in-class tactics midsize employers are using to outperform the competition in healthcare cost control and human resource management.

2017 Best-in-Class Infographic for Large Employers

Employers look to their peers for guidance as they pursue destination-employer status. Explore the best-in-class tactics large employers are using to outperform the competition in healthcare cost control and human resource management.

Rail Contractor Saves on Premium While Improving Program Structure

A few days before renewal, a rail contractor contacted the Gallagher Rail Team due to lack of options provided by their current broker. Gallagher performed a thorough review of a rail contractor’s risk management program and found several significant coverage issues. We were given the opportunity to represent this contractor in the insurance marketplace. We built a program that fixed all of the coverage problems while saving the company over 15% on their premium.

Tag(s): Transportation;

Selecting the Right Broker Leads to Great Results

A global logistics company with 30 international locations and a diverse business interviewed multiple insurance brokers. Their decision to interview brokers was driven by their current broker’s lack of international presence and expertise, but they thought they were getting good results on their domestic program. The company narrowed down their choice to two options: Gallagher and one of our largest competitors. They chose Gallagher because we actually addressed specific problems we would fix in their insurance program, rather than only talking about our capabilities. They recognized that “biggest isn’t always the best” in their own business and believed this concept would apply to insurance brokers too.

Tag(s): Transportation; Case Study;

Transportation Safety Topics: Backing Safely

25% of all commercial vehicle accidents involve backing up and most backing collisions are preventable. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) says 90% of backing accidents can be attributed to the driver not being aware of an obstacle or the driver using improper backing techniques.

Tag(s): Transportation Safety Topics;

Transportation Safety: Professional Excellence

As a professional driver, your workplace is “the road.” The National Safety Council’s Defensive Driving Course for Professional Truck Drivers has a really challenging section on achieving excellence while behind the wheel. Excellence is defined as, “the state, quality or conditions of excelling (or superiority).”

Tag(s): Transportation Safety Topics;

Transportation Safety Topics - School is in Session

Those big yellow and black buses are rolling and the kids are running to, from and around them. They aren’t thinking about safety so all drivers, especially the professional drivers, have an additional challenge. Don’t let your guard down around schools or school buses. Be a careful driver and help these kids grow up safe and happy!

Tag(s): Transportation Safety Topics;