The Gallagher Construction team focuses on developing surety, insurance and risk management programs for contractors, sub-contractors and firms specializing in construction projects large and small.

Before, during and after construction, a contractor is exposed to risks that can threaten to stop a job. Our team of construction experts partners with you to create a risk management program that closes gaps and supports the continuous running of your business. We focus solely on developing surety, insurance and risk management programs for contractors.  With construction experts in offices across the country we are able to provide you with an expanded network of business resources.

Gallagher’s insurance and risk management team is able to secure multiple lines of insurance that create comprehensive coverage cover all aspects of your business including:

  • Workers compensation
  • General liability
  • Umbrella/excess property
  • Builders risk and riggers liability
  • Pollution
  • Professional liability
  • Owners and contractors protective liability (OCPs)
Solutions created for contractors’ specific risks.
Solutions created for contractors’ specific risks.
Coverage for all construction project sizes.
Coverage for all construction project sizes.

We work with all sectors in the construction industry and with all levels of financing to help keep business moving.

  • High-rise office buildings
  • Federal and military facilities
  • Sports arenas
  • Schools
  • Universities
  • Retail
  • Utility
  • Infrastructure projects
Customized contractor surety programs

We understand the surety market and how vital placing the right bond with your project is to your business. We maintain open lines of communication with senior leadership at the leading sureties so we have first-hand knowledge of trends, product development, coverage and pricing. This enables us to place you with the right surety for your project. Our experience gives us the insight to work with any scenario to help you navigate the complex issues around securing sureties with precision. We work globally and have routinely placed bonds in Canada, Puerto Rico, Central and South America, the European Union and the Pacific Rim.

Experts in risk analysis

The Gallagher Construction insurance practice is built to address the specific exposures of the construction industry. We evaluate your risk profile to create a comprehensive risk management program that closes gaps and safeguards you from loss.  Program analysis includes:

  • Identifying and reviewing exposures to financial loss
  • Recommending insurance coverages to mitigate those exposures
  • Obtaining coverage options from insurance providers who serve the construction industry
  • Review alternative solutions – premium costs, coverage forms, and deductibles
  • Structing an insurance program that minimizes coverages while keeping an eye on costs

Construction & Contractor summary

  • Wide breadth of coverage options for contractor specific needs
  • Access to over 30 surety markets
  • Deep knowledge of LEED risk management requirements

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