Class code 9015 is used for employees that work for a building or property management company that is operated by an owner, lessee, or real estate management firm. This classification includes the management of property such as industrial buildings, condos, offices, apartments, time shares, mercantile locations, etc and would cover those employed as doormen, elevator operators, gatekeepers, security desk workers, concierges, superintendents, custodial and maintenance employees, etc. In addition, employees working for camps of various types in positions like cooks, grounds keepers, maintenance workers, and counselors would also be included within the scope of class code 9015.
Exclusions to this class code would be those who are employed exclusively by a country club, golf course, or other community association, workers at buildings that are operated by public housing authorities or contractors, those who work in or near the water (such as lifeguards, swim instructors, swim teams, etc.), employees of child care centers or day camps that do not provide overnight accommodations, clerical and sales related positions, and any employee that would be excluded under the rules set forth in the Basic Manual.
Florida Rates for Class Code 9015
Each workers' compensation class code in Florida has a unique rate assigned to it based on the likelihood of workplace injuries for the group of employees throughout the state that are assigned to that class code. Click this link for more information about the ratemaking process. The rates used in Florida workers comp insurance were increased in 2014 by an average of 6.1% by the Florida Office of Insurance Regulation.
For class code 9015, this rate change resulted in a 2.4% increase from 2013 to 2014. The 2014 rate for this classification is 5.14 dollars for every 100 dollars of remuneration. Even with the increase in rates this year, the 2014 rate is still 57.1% below the 2003 rate of 11.71 dollars.
Despite the manual rates being set by the Florida government for workers comp class codes, there are still ways that employers can lower their overall workers compensation costs and total premium. Our insurance agents would like the opportunity to discuss these premium discounts and other cost savings measures with your business. Contact us today to receive competitive quotes for your business.