As the situation in Ukraine evolves, businesses should be mindful of potential risks to their people, assets, operations, or supply chains in the region and globally. Marsh, as part of the Marsh McLennan family of companies, has created a page with information, tools, and resources related to the Russia-Ukraine conflict. Please visit the page for the latest information.

Franchise

Franchise systems have unique demands for insurance protection and risk management. We’re uniquely qualified to meet them.

Our franchise industry professionals create cost-effective programs that not only assist after something bad happens—they help keep bad things from happening.

Marsh McLennan Agency speaks franchise. Our dedicated industry practice group offers high-quality insurance protection and risk management solutions for the special needs of franchise systems. This includes improving franchise disclosure document (FDD) insurance compliance and best practices that make the insurance process easier. Working with more than 30 franchise systems and thousands of franchisees, we help address many contractual and compliance issues associated with franchise insurance programs.

  • Active IFA member
  • Will research, design, and provide tailored insurance solutions
  • Expertise in franchise industry risks and exposures
  • Understanding of the vicarious liability and joint employer challenges impacting the franchise industry
  • Scalable processes to handle five or 5,000 franchisees
  • Franchisee certificate of insurance tracking

Franchise Industry Services

Our full-service franchise risk management platform provides robust solutions customized for your specific industry.

National Carrier Partnerships

As part of the largest broker in the nation, MMA has access to and partnerships with carriers around the world to address risk management challenges franchisors and franchisees may face.

Workers’ Compensation Toolkit

Created in collaboration with our franchisor partners, the toolkit supports each franchisor with workers’ compensation resources to help protect the entire franchise system.

Claims Advocacy and Support

Our in-house claims advocacy team helps our franchise clients navigate the claims process and work toward better outcomes.

On-call and Online HR Support for Franchisees

This valuable resource provides HR trainings and templates for additional HR support.

Online Risk Management and Safety Center

This comprehensive service can provide safety and training on more than 1,000 topics.

Franchisor Risk Checklist

MMA’s Franchisor Risk Checklist helps franchisors see where their risks are today and the opportunities to manage them more holistically for a limitless future.

Tailored Coverages for Franchises

  • Franchisors Errors & Omissions (E&O) Liability Insurance
  • Data Privacy/Cyber Liability Insurance
  • Employment Practices Liability Insurance
  • Directors & Officers Liability (D&O) Insurance
  • Automobile Insurance (Including Hired and Non-owned Auto)
  • General Liability Insurance
  • Workers' Compensation Insurance

Meet Katie, a franchise practice specialist.

Katie Dempsey

Client Executive, Franchise
Minneapolis, MN, 3+ years' experience

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