Loss Control for the wood industry

At PLM, we believe that there is nothing more important than industry-specific risk management. When you purchase our products and services, you shouldn’t just be purchasing a promise in the event of a loss, but you should also be purchasing the promise of our experienced loss control representatives throughout your time as an insured. We understand that, as a business owner, there is no good time to experience a loss or disruption to your business, so we aim to prevent those that are avoidable.

PLM Loss Control for the Wood Industry

Our loss control staff is a group of hand-chosen individuals with insurance experience and an in-depth knowledge of the lumber and building materials industries. Their understanding of your specific needs allows our loss control representatives to work with you to develop a blueprint for success tailored specifically for you. Results of effective and collaborative effort can include:

  • Implementation of a Hot Work Permit Program
  • Development of an effective property conservation program
  • Development of a commercial auto strategy to control vehicle accidents

We help wood-products & manufacturing businesses lower the true cost of their risk through industry specific risk management and loss control resources.

Throughout your time as an insured, your loss control representative will work with you to provide practical recommendations for your property and liability exposures, utilizing such services as:

  • Video lending program
  • Loss control guides and signs
  • On-site surveys
  • Review of administrative controls and hazard identification
  • Infrared testing
  • Sprinkler, water supply, and fire alarm evaluation
  • Initial plan reviews


We look forward to working with you during your time as an insured to make sure you are adequately prepared to handle your ever changing needs as your business develops and grows.