Research Institute

For more than 60 years, the Liberty Mutual Research Institute for Safety has helped to improve the safety and health of people throughout the world. Owned and operated by Liberty Mutual Insurance, Boston, MA, the Institute conducts peer-reviewed research to advance scientific knowledge and help reduce injuries and prevent disability.

Announcements

​According to the 2016 Liberty Mutual Workplace Safety Index, the most disabling, nonfatal workplace injuries amounted to nearly $62 billion in direct U.S. workers compensation costs.  Read the press release.
 
2016 IEA/Liberty Mutual Metal winning investigation examines methods for measuring occupational physical exposures.  Read the press release.

Current Communications

Every year, 9.9 million U.S. adults are injured as a result of a fall. Fall-related injuries are on the rise among U.S. adults of all ages. Learn who is getting injured from falls and the possible reasons for the increase. Download the latest issue of From Research to Reality.
 
Download our new Scientific Update & News to read about our latest developments.

Featured Scientific Paper

Jetha, A., Besen, E., and Smith, P. (2016). Comparing the relationship between age and length of disability across common chronic conditionsJournal of Occupational and Environmental Medicine, 58(5), 485-491. doi: 10.1097/JOM.0000000000000702.

Research In Action

​Learn about the Liberty Mutual Research Institute for Safety through our overview video and discover how we bring our research to reality

​Learn about the Liberty Mutual Research Institute for Safety through our overview video and discover how we bring our research to reality

Contact Us

​Liberty Mutual Research Institute for Safety
71 Frankland Road
Hopkinton, MA  01748 USA
Phone:  508-497-0200
Fax: 508-435-0482

 
Questions, Comments Feedback

​Liberty Mutual Research Institute for Safety
71 Frankland Road
Hopkinton, MA  01748 USA
Phone:  508-497-0200
Fax: 508-435-0482

 
Questions, Comments Feedback