Reno, NV – EMPLOYERS® (NYSE:EIG) recently announced that it is now underwriting workers’ compensation insurance policies in Connecticut, Massachusetts, Nebraska and New York. With this strategic move, EMPLOYERS now provides workers’ compensation insurance to small businesses in 36 states, as well as the District of Columbia.
“We are excited to expand our footprint and provide even more small businesses with quality workers’ compensation insurance products and services,” said Douglas Dirks, chief executive officer, EMPLOYERS. “Today is a milestone and a significant step forward in our strategy to underwrite workers’ compensation insurance in the majority of the continental United States.”
EMPLOYERS’ workers’ compensation insurance products and services are targeted toward small businesses, such as:
- Accountants and auditors
- Architects and engineers
- Auto service centers
- Beauty salons
- Clerical businesses
- Retail stores
Working with independent insurance agencies and strategic distribution partners, EMPLOYERS offers local market expertise and disciplined underwriting to target specific types of businesses and risks in order to provide policyholders with competitive rates.