Class Code 3548

Printing Machine Manufacturing

Class code 3548 is used for employees that work manufacturing printing or bookbinding machinery. Products that are generally included within the scope of this classification include printing presses, automatic press feeders, stitchers, folders, trimmers, punchers, cutters, perforators, stereotype machines, collating machines, bookbinding machines, and other miscellaneous equipment that is relevant to this trade. This class code is also used to cover employees that work in a facility that manufacturers heavy military guns (20mm or greater). Examples of these types of weapons include anti-aircraft guns, artillery cannons, aircraft cannons, tank guns, and naval guns. The manufacture of gun carriages, torpedos, torpedo tubes, and airplane gun turrents would also be included. In all of the above mentioned products, it is understood that employees will be using raw materials like sheet metal, steel bar stock, iron and aluminum castings, mechanical component parts, electric motors, chains and chain sprockets. Certain amounts of cutting, grinding, welding, sawing, fitting, forging, stamping, etc. may also be done during the manufacturing operation.

While this is considered a NOC class code, some related fields have their own classification and should be excluded. These include small arms manufacturing, military tank hull manufacturing, cartridge manufacturing and assembly, and explosives or ammunition manufacturing, not otherwise classified.

Florida Rates for Class Code 3548

2020 Rate: $1.26

2019 Rate: $1.39

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 3548 is 1.26 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.

Other Related Class Codes

*This description of class code 3548 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.