NY Workers’ Comp Class Code 5183: Plumbing Decreases 2%

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NY Workers' Comp Class Code 5183

NY Workers’ Comp Class Code 5183: Plumbing Decreases 2%

The rate for NY Workers’ Comp class code 5183 has decreased 2% since 2011. In general, the already high rates for NYS contractors have increased significantly in recent years, so the decrease will help with Workers’ Comp costs for plumbers.

NY Workers' Comp Class Code 5183NY Workers’ Comp class code 5183: Who Does It Apply To?

NY Workers’ Comp class code 5183 applies to plumbing operations that are not otherwise classified (NOC) in the Workers’ Comp manual. Insureds who install, remove, or repair equipment that is used to direct gas or water supplies to a destination are included under NY Workers’ Comp class code 5183. This equipment includes piping and related fixtures, appliances, and accessories. NY Workers’ Comp class code 5183 also applies to domestic and residential pump or boiler installation. Commercial and industrial pump or boiler installation is separately rated.

Other operations included under NY Workers’ Comp class code 5183 include the cleaning and installation of beer drawing equipment, beer coil cleaning, hot water or steam furnace installations, building sewer connection cleaning, non-electric thermostat installations, and the installation or service of domestic water softener systems. Automatic sprinkler installation (5188), boiler installation or repair (3726), irrigation or drainage system construction (6229), and gas, steam, or water main construction (6319) are similar operations that do not apply to NY Workers’ Comp class code 5183.

NY Workers’ Comp Class Code 5183: Plumbing Decreases 2%

The rate for NY Workers’ Comp class code 5183 decreased 2% in 2013. While it was 7.57 in both 2011 and 2012, the rate for NY Workers’ Comp class code 5183 decreased to 7.42 effective October 1, 2013. This decrease means employers whose operations apply to NY Workers’ Comp class code 5183 will see slightly less expensive pricing for their Workers’ Compensation policies in the 2013-2014 policy term. More information regarding the rate changes can be found here.

Call Enforce Coverage Group today at (212) 947-4298 to obtain a competitive price quote for NY Workers’ Comp class code 5183. To view hundreds of class codes and rates, click here.

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