ISRI’s insurance program is designed with the needs of recyclers in mind. Industry specific coverage enhancements are included to make the coverage process as seamless as possible.

Available ISRI Member Coverage:RecycleGuard-Logo-1C-blue

ISRI encourages members to have their broker obtain a proposal from RecycleGuard®, ISRI's sponsored business insurance program.  It is important to know that the RecycleGuard® program is a valuable partner of ISRI, providing ongoing financial support for ISRI's safety program allowing ISRI to offer an array of safety services to members. RecycleGuard has been a respected partner since 2000 providing highly specialized insurance solutions and risk management services to meet the unique needs of the recycling industry.

Members Only Workers' Comp Now Available

ISRI’s RecycleGuard program now offers workers’ comp in addition to property & casualty for ISRI members.

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Program Highlights:

• ISRI members only
• Available in all states
• Minimum premium: $25,000
• A.M. Best rated “A” carrier
• Integrated Claims Management
• Superior Loss Control services
• Flexible payment options

Eligible types of Recycling Operations:

• Metal (Ferrous & Non Ferrous)
• Paper
• Plastics
• Glass
• Rubber
• Textiles
• Electronics
• Recycling collection centers
• Shredding operations
• Automobile dismantlers

Coverage’s available through RecycleGuard include:

General Liability
■ Conversion Coverage
■ Impaired Property
■ Premises
■ Products
■ Crisis Response*
■ Environmental and General Liability Exposures (EAGLE) Program® available*

■ Employee Dishonesty
■ Theft, Disappearance, & Destruction
■ Forgery or Alteration
■ Pension/profit sharing (ERISA)
■ Depositors Forgery

Business/Commercial Auto
■ Auto
■ Non-owned
■ Rental Reimbursement
■ Cargo Pollution
■ Drive Other Car


■ Building
■ Contents
■ Business Income and Extra Expense
■ Equipment Breakdown
■ Commercial Property Coverage form Extension
■ Stock


Inland Marine
■ Scheduled Property
■ Yard Equipment
■ Small Tools
■ Cargo
■ Equipment Leased From Others
■ Computer /EDP coverage

■ Limits over General Liability, Auto & Workers Compensation Coverage B/Employers Liability
■ 5 Million Limits Available

Pollution Liability
 Environmental and General Liability Exposures (EAGLE) Program® available*

Disability Coverage

Offered to ISRI members by Mass Marketing Insurance Consultants, Inc. at no cost or obligation. MMIC offers a broad range of insuring companies, policies, and plans. The company will analyze your health insurance needs to improve coverage and reduce costs. For more information, contact contact Ed Sterczek at (800) 349-1039, ext. 15.

Group Health/Dental/Prescription Insurance

Offered to ISRI members by Mass Marketing Insurance Consultants and insured by Sun Life and Health Insurance Co. ISRI member companies with two or more employees are eligible to participate in a custom-designed long and short-term disability group program. All eligible employees will be approved regardless of their health status. For enrollment information, contact Ed Sterczek at (800) 349-1039, ext. 15. 

Insurance Resources

ISRI Safety

Scrap Magazine's Insurance Insights

Other Resources

Evaluating Your Insurance Team
Scrap Magazine, July/August 2016

All insurance programs are administrated by ISRI Resources Inc. and its board of seven ISRI members.

*Registered trademark of American International Group, Inc. All rights reserved.

Have Questions?

Jerry Sjogren
Senior Director of Safety
(202) 662-8519
Dan Curran
Senior Vice President and Underwriting Officer for AmWINS Program Underwriters
(603) 334-3027 

For a quote, have your agent or broker fax, e-mail, or mail a submission to RecycleGuard