Class Code 5057

Iron or Steel: Erection NOC

Class code 5057 is used for employees that perform iron or steel erections jobs, not otherwise classified. Jobs that fall within the scope of this classification are generally done on the ground and are not structural in nature. Examples of work that may be performed includes raising support beams and trusses on walls not part of the steel structure, setting up iron or steel tanks on the ground, erecting cylindrical tanks not resting on steel supporting framework, the installation of lock gates, blast furnaces, windmills, outside railings, and coal chutes, iron or steel work done in connection with building moving or raising operations, erection, repair, or removal of concrete or cement distributing towers, metal oil rig or derrick erecting and dismantling operations, iron or steel building/structure wrecking (not marine), scaffolding installation, repair, or removal (built from the ground), and incidental welding work that is required as part of a qualified job. Additionally, specialist contractors who install fire proof or burglar proof vaults are also included.

Other areas of work that are similar in nature but that are excluded from class code 5057 include moving or raising operations dealing with entire buildings, metal fence erection, sheet metal installation work, and iron or steel erection that is falls under a different classification code. When classifying workers to this class code, it is also important to follow the extra-territorial classification guidelines for each worker to ensure that they are properly classified.

Florida Rates for Class Code 5057

2020 Rate: $6.08

2019 Rate: $6.77

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 5057 is 6.08 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 5057 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.