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CNA understands the unique risks associated with life sciences innovation. We offer a wide range of insurance solutions for life sciences organizations.

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Whether you’re an organization that specializes in clinical research and development or that manufactures medical devices or pharmaceuticals, you need an insurance carrier that understands your unique risks.


Our insurance for life sciences organizations covers a range of areas including manufacturers, distributors, and wholesalers involved in pharmaceutical and nutraceutical products; biotechnology and biosimilar products; medical devices; research, development and clinical trials for pharmaceutical drugs, biologics and medical devices; contract research organizations; university-based medical centres and other independent facilities engaged in clinical trials.


Every product development process creates a unique set of liability exposures for life sciences companies. An expansive range of products is available, such as Premises Liability, Commercial Auto, and Workers' Compensation. Additionally, the Life Sciences Work-Hazard Product Liability policy provides coverage for bodily injury and property damage arising out of a product work hazard claim. Our customizable coverage solutions for life sciences addresses potential property exposures, and we don’t stop there - we can customize coverage for unique risks to provide Professional Liability with Mitigation Expenses, among others.


Our years of experience in the rapidly evolving field of healthcare product innovation give us the expertise to ensure you get the coverage you need. Our underwriting, risk control, and Claims teams are here to provide the superior service you deserve.



Our underwriting appetite for life sciences organizations includes:

  • Clinical Trials
  • Contract Manufacturing Organizations (CMOs)
  • Contract Research Organizations (CROs)
  • Medical Devices
  • Nutraceuticals
  • Pharmaceuticals
  • Research & Development Companies (R&D)


We offer a broad portfolio of insurance solutions specialized to meet the needs of the life sciences industry.

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Resources to Manage and Reduce Risk

Our dedicated Risk Control team provides the trusted expertise and industry-specific insights to help you mitigate risk and protect your company’s bottom line. Our Risk Control Consultants will work with you to identify and manage potential exposures, either on-site, or through a Remote Onsite Risk Assessment for your convenience. We also offer helpful resources and self-serve tools to support your business 24/7.

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Dedicated Team of Claims Professionals

We handle claims from coast to coast with a knowledgeable, dedicated, and experienced team who provide attentive support and service. Our Claims team is here for you when you need them most.

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Global Capabilities for International Businesses

We support multinational organizations with complex local policy requirements through a vast network of strategic business partners and a state-of-the-art technology platform.