Rob Stiles leads our Risk Services Division providing integrated risk control, consultative claims, and claims adjusting services. He also provides risk control services to our property and casualty clients. Services include safety program evaluation, safety training, hazard assessment, benchmarking, and risk control assistance. He also works with the insurance companies to coordinate and monitor their risk control services to our clients. The main emphasis of risk control services are a focus on management controls utilized to assist in identifying and controlling exposures to financial loss.
He graduated cum laude from Virginia Commonwealth University with a BS in Safety and Risk Administration. While completing his degree, Rob worked with a major manufacturer as a Safety and Health Advisor, providing guidance in the development of a corporate safety program. Prior to joining Rutherfoord in 1993, Rob worked in loss control with Hanover Insurance and a nationalbroker.
Rob is currently a Board Certified Safety Professional (CSP) and Past-President and Governmental Affairs Chair for the Colonial Virginia Chapter of the American Society of Safety Engineers (ASSE).
He was 1997 Safety Professional of the Year for his ASSE Chapter. He is currently working on a professional risk management designation. Rob is also a Licensed Agent an Consultant for Property and Casualty Insurance in the Commonwealth of Virginia and an Authorized Outreach Trainer for the OSHA General Industry Standards.