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.
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...
March 19, 2015
JOHNSTON, R.I., USA—Commercial and industrial property insurer FM Global has launched a first of its kind mobile app to help companies mitigate their exposure to fires resulting from “hot work”— operations that produce flames, sparks and/or heat. While...
March 11, 2015
JOHNSTON, R.I., USA—FM Global, one of the world’s largest commercial property insurers, has received a 2015 Innovation Award from Business Insurance magazine for its Resilience Index, the first data-driven tool and repository that ranks the business...
September 10, 2014
JOHNSTON, R.I., USA—Companies lose an average of US$7,900 per minute when their data centers go down. With fire being one of the most feared causes of outage, commercial and industrial property insurer FM Global in partnership with the National Fire...