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.
 
Seeking a post-doctoral fellow in injury or disability research  with our University of Massachusetts-Lowell program.

The 2016 Liberty Mutual Award winner announced.  Winning investigation examines back injury predictors.  Read the press release.

Current Communications

Drowsy driving is a major public health concern accounting for one in five fatal car crashes. Our researchers study drowsy driving to raise awareness of the problem and inform interventions. To learn more, download the latest issue of From Research to Reality.
 
Our 2015 Annual Report of Scientific Activity is now available.  Explore our recent research initiatives, and learn how the Research Institute helps reduce injuries at home, at work, in the community and on the road.
 
Download our new Scientific Update & News to read about our latest developments.

Featured Scientific Paper

Verma, S.K., Willetts, J.L., Corns, H.L., Marucci-Wellman, H.R., Lombardi, D.A., and Courtney, T.K. (2016). Falls and fall-related injuries among community-dwelling adults in the United States. PloS One, 11(3), e0150939. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0150939.

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