In this episode of AMP we talk with the Senior Engineer for EMC Insurance, Chris Murphy. Chris’ life journey, like so many, was impacted by the events of 9/11. After college he found a home for his engineering skills in a very unlikely place… insurance.  In our conversation Chris shares with us some stories from is 14+ years of experience in the field and shares some practical ways to make an immediate impact on risk exposure in a manufacturing facility.

Chris graduated with honors from Iowa State University with a BS in Industrial Engineering. He has over 15 certification designations and volunteers for both the American Society of Safety Engineers and the Iowa CPCU Society Chapter. Some of his day to day activities include maintaining effective relationships with large accounts and agents through continued loss control services. Completing traditional loss control underwriting surveys for property and casualty risks. Developing loss control tools and services available to policyholders through company website and providing safety training programs on general industry and construction topics.

EMC Insurance Companies is among the top 50 insurance organizations in the country based on net written premium, and we have more than 2,100 employees. The company was organized in 1911 to write workers’ compensation protection in Iowa. Today, EMC provides property and casualty insurance products and services throughout the United States and writes reinsurance contracts worldwide.



To reach out to Chris directly you can email him at:

The books Chris recommended:
Made To Stick

Thanks for listening!

Comments have been closed.
Advanced Manufacturing Podcast © 2016