Author Archives: Mitchell Sharp

California Workers Compensation Rates 2020

In August of 2019,  the Workers’ Compensation Insurance Rating Bureau (WCIRB) voted to lower Workers Comp Pure Prmium Rates by an average of 5.7 percent below the pure premium rates of January, 2019. California Workers Compensation Insurance Rates in 2019 were down 23.5 … Continue reading

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Amazon Delivery Services Partner Program

The Amazon Delivery Services Partner Program is a new program designed by Amazon to allow drivers to start their own business through this new program. Over the past few years, Amazon has had a problem with the vast amount of … Continue reading

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Carriers: AmTrust Insurance

A Short but Deep History in Workers Compensation AmTrust Financial Services began in 1998 in downtown Manhattan by entrepreneurs George and Michael Karfunkel, and current Chairman, CEO and President Barry Zyskind. When started the organization was founded it had a plan … Continue reading

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Carriers: The Hartford Insurance

The Hartford Insurance Company was founded in 1810 in Hartford, Connecticut. It is most often referred to as The Hartford. The company is a fortune 500 company and most recently ranked 156th on the list in 2018. The logo for the company … Continue reading

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Carriers: Markel FirstComp Insurance

This is the first in a series of blog posts we are writing about the carriers we partner with for workers compensation insurance coverage. Markel FirstComp Insurance has been a partner of Workers Compensation Shop since 2007. We are proud to … Continue reading

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Introduction to our Carriers

Workers Compensation Shop is a part of the Insurance Shop LLC. Insurance Shop LLC was founded in Columbia, Missouri in 2005. We are a national insurance agency that is licensed in all 50 states. We partner with more then 40 … Continue reading

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Cable Installers

Cable television and internet services are a regular part of most peoples lives in today’s technological age. Cable installers provide a service to customers through the installation of both fiber optic and coaxial cables for both cable television and internet service … Continue reading

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Mechanic

Small Business Insurance for a Mechanic A Good Mechanics is needed everywhere. It is awfully hard to function in 2019 without a reliable automobile. A good mechanic is invaluable to keeping a vehicle on the road. Because of this huge … Continue reading

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Daycare Center

Insurance coverage for a Daycare Center can be expensive Workers compensation rates tend to vary considerably by industry, state, and insurance company. This can make it difficult for employers to know if they are getting a good deal when purchasing … Continue reading

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Trim Carpenters

There are many different aspects of the construction industry. Some businesses are generalists and focus primarily on new home construction. Other businesses focus primarily on remodeling of existing structures. Still other businesses focus on a specific niche within the construction … Continue reading

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