SEIA-endorsed program offered by Kessler Advisors is designed specifically to meet needs of solar energy manufacturers, distributors and installers; provides business and employee coverages

WASHINGTON, DC – The Solar Energy Industries Association today announced a breakthrough insurance program available to its member companies. SEIA is endorsing an insurance offering by Kessler Advisors ( to provide one-stop insurance coverage specifically designed to meet the needs of solar manufacturers, distributors and installers.

“Lowering costs and increasing profitability is central to the success of any business. Balancing these objectives is difficult in this economy. That is why it is critical that the solar industry comes together and uses their collective buying power to lower cost for all companies,” said SEIA President and CEO Rhone Resch. “This new, first-of-its-kind insurance coverage is designed specifically to protect solar energy businesses and their employees at competitive premium rates. It will help solar companies at any level– from local installers to global solar manufacturers and developers – grow their businesses and attract a highly talented workforce to this emerging industry.”

“Our goal for every client is for them to feel comfortable at night knowing that their business is protected and safe,” said Kessler President Ken Kessler. “We have provided a one-stop shopping experience for all SEIA members. From the large manufacturer of PV who has international operations and needs risk management services to the smaller installer who’s looking for additional guidance for coverages and assistance in their day to day operation, this program satisfies the needs and wants of all members.” 

This SEIA-endorsed insurance program includes the following types of coverage:

·         General Liability

·         Workers’ Compensation

·         Group Medical & Dental

·         Surety

·         Property

·         Professional Liability (Design-Builders, Architects, and Engineers)

·         Motor Vehicle Liability


SEIA members benefit from:


·         Premium Discounts

·         Broader Coverages

·         Custom Safety Manual

·         Less than 24-hour Certification Issuance

·         Industry-Specific Risk Management Services

·         Online Safety Training Modules

·         OSHA Appeals, lnspections and Audit Support

·         Human Resources and Labor Law Assistance


For more information, visit the SEIA and Kessler booths at Solar Power International in Anaheim. SEIA can be found at booth 3254 and Kessler Advisors will be at booth 239.