Who we are

We work closely with you to develop a customized risk management and safety program designed to keep your business running smoothly.

Business insurance customers have access to the Nationwide Loss Control Services team of experienced consultants, including:

  • Professional engineers
  • Certified industrial hygienists
  • Certified safety professionals
  • Associates in risk management
  • Construction and risk management specialists
  • Nursing home administrators
  • Automotive fleet specialists

Meet some of the people who provide our services

Our Loss Control Services (LCS) professionals understand your business and provide technical expertise to help protect your bottom line. Strategically located across the U.S., our consultants and specialists know about risks specific to each region, and you’ll appreciate the added value they bring to your operations.

U.S. map with color-coded regions
Janet Hartig

Western region

Janet Hartig
Loss control consultant

Based in the Pacific Northwest, Janet started her insurance career 17 years ago with Nationwide Insurance. In addition to her extensive loss control background, Janet also has years of experience as a commercial claims specialist. This combination of skill sets has proven very beneficial when collaborating with our clients to provide effective risk management solutions. In addition, Janet is a Health and Human Services industry subject matter expert, providing consultative services on Professional Liability and Abuse Prevention, with an expertise in child day care centers.

Gary Burnett

Southwestern region

Gary Burnett, UL CRP-Property
Loss control consultant

Based near San Antonio, Gary’s extensive knowledge of Texas insurance requirements makes him an asset to Nationwide members doing business in that state. A subject matter expert on property risks for our LCS team, Gary also coordinates loss control efforts on behalf of Nationwide’s National Program accounts.

Patrick Wilshire

Northeast region

Patrick Wilshire, ARM, EIT, CRIS
Loss control consultant

Based in Upstate New York, Patrick has 14 years of experience with Nationwide Loss Control, and is a general liability subject matter expert, specializing in exposures and controls for Products, Risk Transfer, and Premises Liability for a wide range of industries. He also provides our clients strong consultative services in the Human Services industry on Professional Liability and Abuse Prevention and is a member of our infrared thermography survey team.

Kevin Reinhart

South Atlantic region

Kevin Reinhart, ARM, CFPS, CHMM, CSP, FSR-AR
Loss control consultant

Prior to joining LCS, Kevin spent 18 years in the manufacturing industry, with a focus on safety and environmental risk management. He calls upon that experience plus skills in ergonomic improvement, emergency response and preplanning to help Nationwide members realize continuous improvement.

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