Loss Control in Cedar Rapids, IA and surrounding areas

At First Iowa Insurance Agency, Inc., we do more than manage your risk through insurance coverage—we are committed to providing you with the best services and resources to support your business. We understand as business owners, our clients wear many hats. That is why we partner with you as your outsourced Loss Control and Compliance Consultants.


We will work right alongside you and your team to help develop and promote safety, OSHA compliance, and fleet management programs.


At First Iowa, we will partner with you to prevent and minimize the impact claims can have on your bottom line.  Our loss control team partners with our clients to develop programs to reduce the frequency and severity of claims with the ultimate goal of saving you money on your overall cost of insurance. 

We do this at no cost to you. Some of the loss control services we offer include:

  • Facility Safety Audits
  • Safety Training
  • Accident Investigations
  • Return to Work Programs
  • Workers’ Comp Claims Management
  • Injury Management Protocol (Directing Care for Injuries)
  • Fleet Safety
  • Driver Selection
  • Driver Training
  • Fleet Safety Program Development
  • Experience Mod Review
  • Drug-Free Workplace Program
  • HR Policies
  • Employee Handbooks

Safety Snapshot

Click the links below for a glimpse into some of the resources available to First Iowa clients. Visit often for updates!


At First Iowa, we stay on top of regulatory and compliance changes so you do not have to. We will let you know when a change in legislation and rules regarding workplace safety could affect you and give you guidance and resources to achieve compliance.


OSHA compliance is not a one-size fits all process. We work with you to help you comply with the OSHA regulations that affect your business based upon your unique exposures and unique operations.


We know that OSHA compliance can be confusing. Let us help. Our in-house experts can assist with:

  • OSHA-required training
  • Written OSHA compliance written programs/policies
  • OSHA Compliance Consulting
  • Mock OSHA walk-throughs
  • Other OSHA-required forms
  • OSHA Enforcement inspections
  • Negotiating OSHA violations and settlements
  • OSHA Injury & Illness log
  • OSHA Recordkeeping & Reporting
  • Job Safety Analysis (JSAs)
  • GHS Compliance
  • Fork Lift Certifications

Contact Kristy Ryan at 319-393-5262 or kryan@firstiowa.com for assistance with all of your OSHA compliance questions and needs.


Or ask an OSHA Compliance Question here.

First Iowa Insurance Agency, Inc.

4101 Glass Rd NE

Cedar Rapids, IA 52402

Main office: 319-393-5262
Toll free: 800-369-2657
Fax: 319-393-3161

Office Hours:

Mon: 7:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Tues: 7:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Wed: 7:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Thurs: 7:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Fri: 7:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Sat: By Appointment
Sun: By Appointment

Our Providers


Why insure anywhere else, top professionals, very knowledgeable for your insurance needs
Clark Hejda
"As a client of First Iowa Insurance, you are more than just a policyholder. You come to expect personalized, prompt and professional service when working with the First Iowa team. From the simplest of questions to a complicated claim, you have the peace of mind that everything will be handled by First Iowa Insurance."
Nate Dunn
“CCB Packaging has been associated with First Iowa Insurance Agency since 2010. Ron Hammerberg and all his staff offer exceptional customer service and attention to detail. First Iowa is large enough to handle all our insurance needs with the personal touch and attention to detail that we have come to appreciate.”
Brad Canfield, President
“First Iowa Insurance Agency has handled all of our insurance needs since 2009. Their personal guidance and committed support we receive is so important to our growing business. All questions are answered professionally and promptly. We have always felt your insurance company is only as good as your agent, and First Iowa Insurance Agency is one of the best.”
Stacie Sefton BHFO, Inc.