Qualifying Classification Codes

Classification codes that are eligible to join our New York Workers' Compensation Safety Groups. 

Our Safety Groups save clients up to 57% on their workers' compensation insurance. Below are the classification codes that qualify for our 10 groups.


Retail Group of NY Group – Safety Group #544

2003Bakeries
8382Convenience Stores with Self Serve Gas
7998Hardware Store
8001Florist Store
8006Food/Fruit/Deli/Grocery
8008Clothing/Shoe/Dry Goods
8013Jewelry Store
8016Quick Printing
8017Retail (Not Classified)
8025Bicycle Stores
8031Meat/Fish/Poultry Store
8033Supermarkets
8039Department Store
8043Retail (including Food)
8044Furniture Store
8046Auto Accessories
8050Book/Music Store
8069Cellular Telephone Store
8072Book/record/CD Audio
8105Leather Store
9521Furnishing Installation with Retail Store

Wholesale Group of NY – Safety Group #551

4310Greeting Card Dealer
7390Beer/Ale Dealer
7999Hardware Store
8018Wholesale Store/NOC
8021Meat, Fish or Poultry Wholesale
8032Dry Goods/Clothing/Shoe
8034*Grocery Stores
8047Drug Store
8048*Fruit & Vegetables
8111Plumbers Supplies Dealer – Wholesale
8751Route Sales
8044Furniture Wholesale

* Certain Restrictions Apply

United Restaurants of NY – Safety Group #556

9058Hotel Restaurant Employees
9061Clubs
9071Full-Service Restaurant
9072Fast Food Restaurant - Including drivers
9074Bars & Taverns

Hotel and Motel Group of NY – Safety Group #578

9052Hotels, NOC

Oil and Gas Dealers Group of New York – Safety Group #582

8350Gasoline or Oil Dealers - Including drivers
5193Oil or Gas Burner Installation and Service - Including shop and drivers

The Social and Health Services Group of New York – Safety Group #585

8854Home Health Care – Prof. Employees
8857Counseling – Social Work – Traveling
9051Home Health Care – Non Prof. Employees

The Residential Care Facilities Group of New York – Safety Group #586

8864Developmental Organization - Including Sales & Drivers
8865Residential Care Facility - All Employees & Clerical
9063YMCA or YMCA Inst - All Employees & Clerical-U

Financial Services Group – Safety Group #558

8810Clerical (restricted to insurance agencies, securities firms, banks, financials institutions, credit services, and accounting firms)
8855Banking and Trust Companies (All Empl.) - Clerical and Sales and Drivers
8723Insurance Companies and Clerical and Salespersons
8803Clerical Service Contractor - Traveling

Building Material Dealers – Safety Group #540

2731Planing or Molding Mills
2737Millwork Manufacturing (Must be done in connection with a lumberyard)
2817Cabinet Works NOC - With Power Driven Machines
2881Furniture Assembling - Wood
2883Furniture Manufacturing - Wood
2913Rattan, Willow or Twisted Fiber Products Manufacturing
5429Parquet Floors, Cabinet Installation
7998Hardware Stores – Retail (Only permitted if there is effective separation of payrolls and operations)
7999Hardware Stores - Wholesale (Only permitted if there is effective separation of payrolls and operations)
8018Wholesale Stores NOC - Restricted to dealers of plywood, paint, electrical supplies, acoustical tiles, shelving, and flooring
8111Plumbers Supply Dealers - No Mfg.
8232Building Materials Dealers
8235Sash Door or Finished Millwork Dealers
9501Sign Painting or Lettering - Restricted to work done for the furniture or architectural
9522Upholstering

Transportation Industry – Safety Group #510

7377Limousine or Livery Services - Private
8385Bus Company – Garage Employees
8394Bus Company - All Other Employees & Drivers
8868Colleges, Schools – Professional Employees, Teachers & Clerical - Restricted to Bus Matrons

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