Florida Workers Comp Specific
Find the latest information and rates about the class codes on your workers compensations insurance policy. These are used to categorize your employees by job duty.
Class code 8380 is used for employees that work within an automobile service or repair center, including drivers. This may include service station locations and gasoline stations that perform repair or service work on automobiles, motorcycles, vans, and trucks. While not an extensive list, some common operations that may be performed include engine tune-ups, tire mounting, balancing, and aligning, oil changes, glass installation, installation of batteries, gasoline dispensing, and car washing. Major mechanical work, such as engine or transmission overhauls, electrical system repair, paint and body work, and valve work and specialized automobile repair shops are also included within this classification. In addition, the scope of class code 8380 extends to businesses that provide sales and services of new and/or used automobiles. This would be inclusive of drivers, service writers or greeters, parts department employees, workers that drive vehicles (purchased from factories) to their employer’s location, anyone who deals exclusively in repossessing activities, and salespeople who engage in selling and repossessing activities.
Other operations that can be included within class code 8380 are mobile home sales and service dealers, boat and outboard engine sales and service shops that perform marine repair not associated with a marina, boat dock, or boat yard, retail rubber tire dealers that offer installation and services, all car wash facilities at a fixed location, specialty glass installation businesses, and window tinting operations for automobiles. Exclusions to this class code would be anyone working exclusively as an automobile salesperson, any operation whose primary business is automobile storage, race car drivers, wholesale rubber tire dealers that do not install, machine shop employees, mobile car washes, and garage employees of bus companies.
2020 Rate: $2.80
2019 Rate: $3.02
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 8380 is 2.80 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.
*This description of class code 8380 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.
Florida Workers Comp Specific
2020 Florida Workers Comp Rates
View the New Rates
Workers compensation rates change each year. Find out whether the rates for your class codes are increasing or decreasing from last year.
The manual rates are issued by the Florida Office of Insurance Regulation after being analyzed by the National Council on Compensation Insurance (NCCI).