FM Global is at the forefront of commercial and industrial property insurance and loss prevention. From here, you can learn about our most recent activities and initiatives.
June 06, 2019
JOHNSTON, R.I., USA—Lithium-ion battery-based energy storage systems (ESS), in high demand for supplying energy to buildings and power grids but under scrutiny for recent fires and explosions, are the focus of new fire protection and installation ...
August 07, 2018
JOHNSTON, R.I. USA—Brion Callori, senior vice president, engineering and research at FM Global, one of the world’s largest commercial and industrial property insurers, has been elected to the board of directors of the National Fire Protection ...
July 19, 2018
Firefighters can now maximize their firefighting skills in buildings equipped with sprinkler systems through a self-paced online training program.
July 17, 2018
After serving 36 years as a fire chief in São Paulo, Brazil, retired Colonel Cássio Armani has been awarded the first annual FM Global International Codes and Standards Advocacy Award.
January 24, 2018
FM Global today released new research on oxygen reduction systems, finding them a potentially adequate fire protection method for certain well-sealed, unoccupied spaces.
October 17, 2017
The latest guidance is now available in a data sheet for those seeking to protect automatic storage and retrieval systems (ASRS).
October 05, 2017
The magnitude of the tragic fire that engulfed London’s Grenfell Tower in June was preventable. That per a new whitepaper from FM Global.
December 06, 2016
Lithium-ion batteries, so useful in smartphones, electric cars and energy storage systems, can catch fire and explode. The risk is magnified in warehouse settings where hundreds of thousands of batteries could be stored.
January 05, 2016
JOHNSTON, R.I., USA—Affiliated FM Insurance Company has rebranded from Affiliated FM to AFM. The global middle market property insurer has also introduced a new policy that features enhanced cyber and fire coverage. Both moves come in response to...
June 10, 2015
JOHNSTON, R.I., USA—FM Global, one of the world’s largest commercial and industrial property insurers, today provided companies with valuable new insight into the world’s regulatory landscape, publishing the first-ever, most comprehensive index of many...