Loss Control Seminars


Hartford Steam Boiler Inspection and Insurance Company, on behalf of the West Virginia Board of Risk and Insurance Management (BRIM), will present regional boiler and air conditioning systems safety and operations seminars at the Days Inn and Conference Center in Flatwoods, WV on October 16, 2017 and at West Virginia State University on October 17, 2017.
The seminars are designed to educate and inform attendees on the everyday operations of boiler and air conditioning systems, as well as the safety involved in maintaining such machinery.
We encourage your supervisors, maintenance and safety personnel involved in the oversight of your boiler and air conditioning systems to attend this informative seminar. Some of the significant topics to be presented include:
• Boiler and machinery equipment mitigation prior to and post flood event(s);
• Emerging boiler and machinery technology;
• Electrical surge protection and its benefits;
• Common causes and examples of air conditioning system failures;
• Prevention of boiler system failures; and
• Fundamentals of boiler maintenance programs.
There is no registration fee for this seminar; however, the seminar is only for participants of BRIM’s insurance program. Refreshments will be provided in the morning. Attendees will be responsible for their own travel arrangements and expenses, including lunch.


A seminar is scheduled for Monday, October 16, 2017, at the Days Inn and Conference Center in Flatwoods, WV. Parking is available at this location with no additional charge.  An additional seminar is scheduled for Tuesday, October 17, 2017 in Room 134 of the Wilson Student Union at West Virginia State University, located in Institute, WV.  Parking will be available at Shawnee Park.  A shuttle bus will be available to transport attendees to and from the Student Union.  Additional parking may be available on the college campus.

Both seminars will begin at 9:00am and conclude at 3:00pm. Travel directions are enclosed. We encourage you to register early, as we are limited to 100 participants for each seminar.
To enroll in either of these seminars, please contact BRIM at (304) 766-2646 or toll-free at 1-800-345-4669, ext. 57613, fax: (304) 558-6004. You may also e-mail a list of attendees to the following address: Lora.M.Reynolds@wv.gov.  Enrollment must be completed by October 6, 2017.