DeSanctis Insurance Agency is pleased to announce a new addition to our Team.
Please welcome Katie (Pirrello) Palladino as our Loss Control Specialist.
Katie has extensive knowledge and experience with over 11 years providing Loss Control services to the construction industry. She graduated in 2011 from Keene State College earning her Bachelor’s degree in Occupational Safety and Health Technology. While at Keene State, she started her career as an onsite Safety Manager for Turner Construction Company. She later joined Lee Kennedy Co., Inc. followed by Skanska USA.
While working for these general contractors, Katie worked in the field on multiple projects including high rise buildings, pharmaceutical, medical, and higher education. Katie collaborated with unions and subcontractors to execute safety plans and incorporate the “best practices” on each jobsite. She worked closely with employees in the field to ensure safety was the top priority.
Katie was hired by Travelers Insurance in 2018 as a Risk Control Consultant specializing in the construction field. She assisted the underwriters with evaluating a customer’s risk for all lines of insurance including workers’ compensation, automobile, general liability, inland marine, property, and builders risk policies. In addition, Katie assisted insureds with jobsite surveys, industry best practices, trainings, claims and jobsite management. Katie has also worked on crisis management programs, life safety protocols, environmental protection programs and accident investigations.
Katie holds a 30-hour OSHA certification.
We are eager to introduce Katie to you so she can begin to apply her knowledge, skills, and ability as a Loss Control Specialist to help your Company interpret risk, mitigate risk, conduct safety training, loss prevention and loss control in an effort to avoid work-related accidents and injuries in industrial and commercial settings.
DeSanctis Insurance Agency, Inc.