Underwriting in MDF factories

Xiaoling Qin
February 2012
Asia Insurance Review;Feb2012, p58
Trade Publication
The article focuses on the factors which should be considered while underwriting in medium density fireboard (MDF) factories. It discusses two cases on fire accidents in MDF factories, one in New Zealand and the other in Malaysia and describes the manufacturing process of MDF which takes place at high pressure in the presence of flammable oils. It mentions checkpoints for risk assessment in MDF factories' underwriting which include hardware, software, and fire prevention measures employed.


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