Class Code 3146

Hardware Manufacturing NOC

Class code 3146 is used for employees that are employed in a hardware manufacturing facility, not otherwise classified. Examples of products that are included within this classification are doorknobs, handles, key plates, metal handbag frames, saddlery hardware (such as bits, buckles, and snaps), casket hardware, refrigerator handles and hinges, trunk hardware, and combination and time locks for safes. In addition, automotive specialty parts, such as choke and throttle rods, accelerator assemblies, metal moldings and trim, tire and automobile locks and hood latches are included as well. These listed above, and other products that are hardware related and not otherwise classified, are usually made by machine processing metal bars, rods, or castings, followed by stamping and assembling. It is understood that there may be extensive plating, polishing, buffing, and hand assembly required during the operation.

Examples of similar operations that should be classified under a different code and that are excluded from class code 3146 include blacksmithing, forging work, and wire drawing. The manufacturing of brass/copper goods, eyelets, fasteners, screws, tools, needles, nuts/bolts, plumber’s goods, saws wire cloths, wire ropes/cables, and wire goods not otherwise classified would also be excluded.

Florida Rates for Class Code 3146

2020 Rate: $3.06

2019 Rate: $2.95

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 are adjusted annually by the Florida Office of Insurance Regulation.

The 2020 rate for class code 3146 is 3.06 dollars for every 100 dollars of remuneration.

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.

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*This description of class code 3146 is a summary of the official description from NCCI that should be used for determining the correct application of a classification code for a Florida business and the groups of employees in that business. This short summary is provided as a courtesy for assisting FloridaWC's clients and potential clients in educating them about the most commonly used class codes in Florida that could be applied to their business operations. For more information about a class code, please use the contact form links below to request the official class codes descriptions from one of our insurance agents.