Flexible Engineering

  • Inspection, Sudden & Unforeseen Damage, Explosion, Breakdown
  • One of Ireland’s leading safety examination providers with over 150 years heritage.
  • Over 350 highly qualified and trained Engineer Surveyors in Ireland & the UK who are directly employed by RSA.
  • Complete Coverage across the Country.
  • Every year in Ireland we:
    • Inspect 30,000 items of machinery
    • Issue 40,000 reports
    • Visit 3,500 sites
    • Find approximately 2,300 serious defects
    • Service all Industries 

Sweet Spots

Examples of where we have a particularly strong appetite, are actively targeting, and have been found to be at our most competitive.

  • Manufacturing Risks
  • Shop/Office Risks
  • Apartment Blocks
  • Financial Institutions
  • Hospitals/Schools


Risks we would never write, or write only rarely forming a small part of a wider portfolio.

  • Prototypical/experimental machinery
  • Car Crushing Equipment
  • Agricultural & horticultural risks
  • Brick, concrete and tile manufacture

Our inspection services cover:

  • lifts, cranes and other lifting equipment
  • pressure vessels and pressure systems
  • electrical systems, plant and appliances

Non-compliance with H&S legislation may result in:

  • harm to staff
  • sanctions &/or prosecution
  • fines &/or imprisonment
  • loss of production
  • reputational damage
  • corporate & social responsibility

Our Flexible Engineering policy also provides cover for

  • Sudden and Unforeseen Damage (SUD), including pressure explosion, collapse, breakdown, damage to Own Surrounding Property (OSP) and accidental or malicious damage

Product Contacts