Swiss Re Offers Food, Drink Protection for UK, Ireland, Italy

Swiss Re Corporate Solutions has partnered with UK-based crisis management consultancy The RQA Group to launch comprehensive Contaminated Products Insurance for the food and drink industry in the United Kingdom, Ireland and Italy.

The cover offers protection in both the primary and excess layers for manufacturers, retailers and distributors, and mitigates the risks of product contamination or failure, the company stated.

Crisis management support will be available year-round, 24 hours a day; this service is embedded into the cover and will be provided by RQA Group on behalf of Swiss Re Corporate Solutions.

Swiss Re Corporate Solutions, part of the Swiss Re Group, offers insurance capacity to mid-sized and large multinational corporations from more than 40 offices worldwide.

RQA Group is a food and drink consultancy and training firm in the fields of crisis management, product recall, product liability, business continuity planning and health and safety.