From regulatory compliance issues to equipment breakdowns to damage to your buildings, vehicles or goods, we can help minimize common manufacturing exposures and keep your business running. We can help you manage those types of common business disruptions and minimize losses with our light manufacturing insurance.

Our insurance provides protection when you need it most — for buildings damaged by fire or explosion or if you’re faced with a defective product lawsuit.

Core coverages


Insure your manufacturing plant against physical damage to your business property.

Property coverage

Protect your manufacturing plant from lawsuits and injuries.

Liability coverage
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Other business insurance policies you may need

Your manufacturing business might benefit from the following insurance policies.

Commercial auto insurance

Protect the contents of the vehicles you use for your manufacturing operations.

Property in transit

Protect your manufactured goods and other contents be transported in your company vehicles.

Cyber liability

Protect your manufacturing operations from cyber crime and data breaches.

Workers' compensation

Protect the employees of your manufacturing plant.

Equipment breakdown

Help cover the costs of repairing or replacing forklifts, machinery and other equipment.

Business income

Helps cover income that is lost due to suspension of your business operations. This includes common interruptions like property damage repair, system outages and more.

Extend your protection with manufacturing plus

Get additional coverage for things like sewer, drain or sump discharge, brands and labels, and contract penalty coverage.

Loss control services & risk management

When you insure your business with Nationwide, you get loss control tools and resources, including a Loss Control Services team who can review your operations, procedures and programs.

Safe driver training and resources
Operating vehicles can be a significant source of risk. Get training, resources and expertise to help keep drivers safe.

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