Proactive risk management: limiting in-company damage and loss events

For a start we take a pragmatic approach to risk management – recognising the client’s business circumstances and budgets. Our UK based risk engineers are highly experienced and come from a wide range of industry backgrounds. They understand the client’s business and speak their language. The can apply their experience to work flexibly within the framework of recognised international standards and local codes, by employing a mutually beneficial strategy to solve potentially complex problems in a practical manner.

Scope of services at a glance

HDI Risk Consulting

HDI Risk Consulting provides companies worldwide with access to more than 180 engineers and specialists, including from the electrical engineering, construction, mechanical engineering and vehicle manufacturing industries. Based on their specific business requirements, companies are assisted in identifying and assessing risks and in implementing damage and loss prevention action plans.

  • On-site inspections
  • Performance of property risk and business interruption analysis as well as development of fire-protection action plans
  • Risk reduction action advice and support
  • Training to improve operational safety and security standards
  • Development of emergency action plans to minimise the consequences of damage following loss events
  • On-site support for installation and construction projects
  • Risk inspections of technical plants and systems conventional and renewable power generation in particular
  • Risk dialogue based on our expert knowledge and experience as an industrial insurer
  • Real-time monitoring of shipments worldwide using our global Risk Consulting team
  • Development and implementation of safety and security related strategies to ensure damage-free shipment and handling
  • Training in a range of logistics related disciplines, including packaging technology and load securement
  • Assistance with the organisation of multimodal shipments, e.g. route surveys
  • Assistance with cold-chain risks, specifically where pharmaceuticals are involved (GDP)
  • Enhancement of warehousing, and review of shipping conditions for automotive logistics
  • Analysis of natural catastrophe (NatCat) exposures for global supply chains and development of strategies to ensure their robustness


Worldwide risk analysis and loss-prevention support provided by a global network with a presence in 21 countries

Based on sound risk analysis, risk engineers assist worldwide with the implementation of damage mitigation and loss prevention strategies.

NatCat, burglary/theft, business interruption support

Our risk engineers worldwide can conduct location-specific natural hazards as well as analysis of burglary/theft, business interruption and other location or client-specific exposures as requested for all lines of business (property, marine, engineering).

Safety and security takes priority

Specialist analysis development of specific protection strategies and provision of professional property protection advice following loss events.

Production process and supply chains vulnerability analysis

Analysis of business interruption and supply chains exposures. Development of business continuity strategy via a combination of mitigation measures and risk transferral.

Construction planning support

Project-planning, co-ordination and liaison assistance with regulatory authorities for both new construction and building extension projects.

Early identification of technical malfunctions

Risk engineers conduct status test, e.g. on machinery and technical systems, in order to identify possible malfunctions in time and prevent loss events.

Experts’ tip

Up-to-date overviews at any time with the aid of GREEN

Our web-based GREEN (Global Risk Engineering Extranet) platform provides clients with an overview of the current risk situation at all their locations.

Further information about GREEN