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 9501 is used for employees that work within a painting shop, including drivers. These operations may conduct painting services in the insured’s shop, as well as in the interior of the customer’s premises. Examples of things painted includes sign painting and lettering, component parts made from wood, leather, glass, plastic, or metal, moldings, and interior walls, doors, and windows. Jobs will vary in scope by may include such things as preparing the surface to receive paint (by degreasing, sanding, or wire brushing), applying paint by hand (using a brush, roller, sprayer, or by dipping), drying of the paint in ovens, under infrared lamps, or natural ventilation, and pickup or delivery of goods to be painted. Other jobs that are included within the scope of class code 9501 will include wood grain printing or vinyl plastic coating of moldings, glazing of metal bakery pans, those who strip and refinish furniture (but do not repair it), the coating of objects with nonmetallic substances (such as non stick), and the application of graphic designs onto materials.
Exclusions to class code 9501 include workers that engage in the exterior painting of signs or lettering, shops that paint vehicles, computerized plastic or vinyl sign manufacturing companies, and anyone performing electrostatic painting. These operations should be separately classified.
2020 Rate: $3.38
2019 Rate: $3.68
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 9501 is 3.38 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 9501 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
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The manual rates are issued by the Florida Office of Insurance Regulation after being analyzed by the National Council on Compensation Insurance (NCCI).