Firm Profile

American Risk Management, Inc. (ARM) was established in 1984. Our dedicated staff includes consultants, analysts, trainers and appraisers to provide independent, unbiased advice and counsel regarding your risk management strategy. In addition to specific items in our action plan, we provide continuous professional representation.

We work hard to maintain a friendly and equitable relationship with your insurance providers, saving you time, money and, of course, frustration. At the same time, we make sure you have access to the entire market place at all times, however limited or unlimited it may be. We know that this is a team effort and we not only welcome but insist upon, the active participation of the client in the critical endeavor of managing risk. Our dedication to client service includes representing many business associations at hearings before insurance regulators and bureaus. We assist in formulating policy and we publish position papers for the benefit and edification of their members, as well as legislators and regulators.

Kevin S. Hurstak
Mr. Hurstak has extensive expertise working with clients in a variety of industries designing and implementing risk management and insurance programs, procurement and vendor evaluation. In addition to advising a variety of closely-held businesses and high net worth individuals, Mr. Hurstak also leads the automobile dealership practice.

Education & Designations:
Stonehill College, B.A., Managerial Economics
Suffolk Law School, JD

Daniel F. Cook
Founder and CEO
Mr. Cook founded American Risk Management, Inc. in 1984. He has broad experience in all areas of risk management and insurance. Mr. Cook manages the firm’s construction practice group.

Bentley University, B.S. Accounting