Workers' Compensation for Restaurants in NYC

Restaurants in New York City save up to 54.5% on their workers' compensation insurance with Friedlander Group and United Restaurants of New York Safety Group #556.

What is the United Restaurants of New York?

The United Restaurants of New York is a group of safety-conscious restaurants in New Yorkthat joined together to receive low cost, fully insured workers' compensation insurance through the New York State Insurance Fund.

In order to join the United Restaurants and benefit from the cost-savings, employers must be located in New York and have a proven track record of safety, which is shown on their current policy & loss runs. 

A New York City Restaurant with a standard premium of $20,000 only paid $9,880 after discounts, dividends, and administrative fees. 

Once accepted into the United Restaurants, members receive up to a 35% upfront group discount. The individual premiums of the group members are pooled and, after paying claims and expenses, the profits of the group are returned back to members in the form of a dividend. Since 1993, our average paid dividend to restaurants is 35%.

How do Restaurants in New York City Benefit?

Members of the United Restaurants of New York Safety Group #556 save up to 54.5% on their workers' compensation insurance through a combination of upfront discounts and dividends. Clients capture additional savings on their premiums with Friedlander Group's Unique Services including workers' compensation claims management, audit guidance, safety services, underwriting expertise, and fraud prevention.

Group Discounts

Qualifying members may receive up to a 35% group discount just for joining. 


Since 1993, the average dividend paid to members is 35%.

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Unique Services

Clients enjoy our comprehensive services that help further reduce their workers' compensation costs. 

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Who Qualifies?

Restaurants with the following payroll classification codes qualify for The United Restaurants of New York Workers' Compensation Safety Group #556:

  • 9058 Hotel NOC Restaurant Employees
  • 9061 Clubs
  • 9071 Full Service Restaurant
  • 9072 Fast Food Restaurant (including drivers)
  • 9074 Bars & Taverns

Who Are We?

Friedlander Group is the leader in workers' compensation in New York State.With thousands of clients across New York, we have helped employers save over $550,00,000 on their workers' comp costs. Our core value of employee safety drives us to help employers keep their employers working & safe, while boosting productivity and profits. 

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