NFIB members in New Jersey now eligible for discounted coverage
RENO, Nev.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--
The National Federation of Independent Business (NFIB) today announced
it has extended discounted workers’ compensation coverage benefits to
its members in New Jersey through EMPLOYERS®, America's small
business insurance specialist®.
Based on the latest expansion, EMPLOYERS offers NFIB members discounted
workers’ compensation coverage in 28 states nationwide. NFIB named
EMPLOYERS its provider of choice in these states due to the carrier’s
focus and expertise as a specialty writer of workers' compensation
insurance for small businesses.
Qualifying NFIB members in New Jersey are eligible to receive a 5
percent discount on workers' compensation insurance policies with
EMPLOYERS, in addition to other discounts offered by EMPLOYERS. Members
can access this valuable benefit through EMPLOYERS-appointed independent
“In a time when many small businesses continue to face growth
challenges, we’re pleased to offer our members access to discounted
workers' compensation insurance and services from EMPLOYERS,” said Mark
Garzone, senior vice president of marketing, NFIB. "EMPLOYERS has a
proven track record of providing cost-effective workers' compensation
coverage with services tailored to the needs of small businesses. A
strategic approach to risk management is smart business in any economy,
and we are confident our current and future small business members will
benefit from this relationship."
“Small businesses play a key role in creating jobs and opportunity in
New Jersey, and we are pleased to join NFIB in offering qualified
members with discounted worker’ compensation and risk management
services,” said David Quezada, senior vice president, general manager of
strategic partnerships and alliances, EMPLOYERS. “Like the NFIB,
EMPLOYERS is dedicated to serving America’s small businesses, making our
partnership a natural fit.”
EMPLOYERS’ expansion to New Jersey provides small businesses and
independent insurance agents in the state a strong new workers’
compensation option backed by the company’s financial strength, which is
rated A- (Excellent) by the A.M. Best Company. Throughout its history,
EMPLOYERS’ policyholders and appointed agents have benefited from the
company’s stability and dependability since it has never left a market
it entered. Value-added services for both small businesses and agents
also are differentiators for EMPLOYERS, including effective loss control
programs and free OSHA seminars for agents.
For more information about the NFIB Workers’ Compensation Program and to
learn how to begin saving on workers' compensation costs, NFIB members
should call 1-866-563-2759 or visit www.nfib-employers.com.
Small businesses can also learn how to become an NFIB member by visiting www.nfib.com
or calling 1-800-634-2669.
About Employers Holdings, Inc.
Employers Holdings, Inc. is headquartered in Reno, Nevada and listed on
the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE: EIG). EMPLOYERS is a holding company
with subsidiaries that are specialty providers of workers' compensation
insurance and services focused on select small businesses engaged in
low-to-medium hazard industries. The company, through its subsidiaries,
operates coast to coast. Insurance is offered by Employers Insurance
Company of Nevada, Employers Compensation Insurance Company, Employers
Preferred Insurance Company, and Employers Assurance Company, all rated
A- (Excellent) by A.M. Best Company. Additional information can be found
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