What Top Agents & Agencies Think of Empire Underwriters
“I continue to be very impressed with your responsiveness, outstanding customer service, and attention to detail. Thanks so much!”
Winter Group LLC
“Empire was successful and we got the insured out of SCIF while saving tens of thousands. Thank you so much for getting us in touch in Hugo!”
Mahan Insurance Brokers, Inc
“I was very happy with how nice, professional, and efficient Empire staff to have been with my account. I couldn’t believe how fast they were able to get us bound to our services and coverage and I’m very thankful.”
Randy Steen Aluminum Products, Inc
“I appreciate your help and professional approach to the account. I have enjoyed working with you and your team and hope to have the opportunity to do so again in the future. Thanks again!”
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OUR PROGRAMS & PRODUCTS
All Workers Comp
General Liability & Property
Earthquake DIC & Flood
Excess & Umbrella
E&O / D&O
Restaurant & Hospitality
Garages, Dealers / GKLL
Truckers & Transportation
Selected Product Type
COMMITMENT TO SERVICE
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ACCESS TO TOP CARRIERS
Empire provides you the access to a wide variety of top rated carriers for handle the simplest to most complex risks.
STANDALONE WORKERS COMP
(including AIG, Benchmark, Employers, Guard, National Liability & Fire, Normandy, RTW)
- Small Business Workers Comp
- AIG Workers Comp
- National Liability and Fire Company
- Benchmark Workers Comp – 180 Classes (CA Only)
ALTERNATIVE MARKET WORKERS COMP
(including carriers such as Ace, Zurich, AIG, Argonaut, Lion, Sunz and more)
- High Deductible Plans
- Retrospective Plans
- Administrative Service Organization/ASO
- Professional Employer Organization/PEO
(including Century Surety, Hannover, United Specialty, Starr, Benchmark, others)
- General Liability Programs – CGL Broad Classes
- Contractors & Artisans General Liability
- Roofers General Liability
- Paper Contractors &/or General Contractors GL
- United Specialty Insurance Company
- Lloyds of London
- Tank Liability – Pollution – ACE Insurance
- Contractors Pollution Liability – ACE Insurance
- Cyber Liability – ACE Insurance
- Century Surety
- Berkshire Hathaway
- United Specialty Insurance Company
- Steadfast (Zurich)
A FEW OF OUR PRODUCTS & PROGRAMS
Workers Compensation Insurance
Standalone Workers Compensation for Staffing Companies
Finding a Workers Compensation program for Staffing companies can be a daunting task. Empire’s programs feature coverage in 46 states and have a broad class code acceptance.
Alternative Workers Comp
Empire Underwriters is the National Leader in Alternative Workers Comp insurance. Our Alternative Workers Comp program has flexible options and great commissions. Send us your submissions for review.
Tough or Difficult to Place Risks
Empire Underwriters is the National Leader in “Tough” or Difficult to Place Risks. Our High Hazard risks program is tailored for those clients who have distress or hard-to-write workers comp needs. Send us your submissions for review.
High Hazard Risks
Empire Underwriters is the National Leader in High Hazard Risks. Our High Hazard risks program is tailored for those clients who have distress or hard-to-write workers comp needs. Send us your submissions for review.
USL&H/Marine Insurance Coverage
Are you looking for Workers Compensation coverage for clients that work “on, above, near or around water? Empire Underwriters has an in-depth understanding of the USL&H marketplace and provides you and your clients with considered advice, exceptional service, and creative solutions.
Professional Employer Organization-PEO
Whether High-Mod, High Hazard, Multi-State Exposure, we have the capacity, access, and expertise to get the customer the right coverage for the right price. PEO Stands for Professional Employer Organization (PEO) and ASO stands for Administrative Service Organization. Employee Leasing gives your clients the chance to outsource some of the more tedious business burdens and non-income producing functions such as payroll, HR management, benefits administration, and will most importantly enable them to obtain Workers Compensation at significantly reduced rates. Empire partners with the largest and most reputable Employee Leasing companies nationally to provide your clients with affordable solutions and exceptional service.
PEO for Staffing Companies
Tract Home Builder Program - AXV
AXV Rated Carrier by AM Best. For builders 10 Homes or more. Same day indications with full submission.
Contractor General Liability - Monoline AXV
Empire features 5 General Liability Carriers with AM Best Ratings ranging from B+ to AXV. We can provide coverage to Artisan Contractors, Builders, Developers as well as Construction Managers and Supervisors. Empire has carriers that can provide General Liability Insurance for your customers that are new ventures, “have no-prior”, a lapse in coverage, canceled or with prior claims.
Contractor BOP/GL and Property Package
We can provide coverage to Artisan Contractors, Builders, Developers as well as Construction Managers and Supervisors. Empire’s new partnership provides General Liability and Property coverage for your new ventures, no prior, lapse in coverage, or canceled clients.
Contractors General Liability-Brokerage Markets
Our Brokerage Department is available to assist your agency in placing your middle market, larger or more difficult commercial risks. With over a dozen highly rated carriers to choose from, and decades of combined experience in the brokerage sector and surplus lines marketplace, we provide you with the markets, expertise, and support you need in placing the account.
Commercial Excess Program
Empire’s Commercial Excess Liability Program gives your clients an added layer of liability protection over and above your commercial policies. We have partnerships with multiple national “A” rated carriers to provide your clients with the coverage they need.
Roofer's General Liability Programs
Concrete Contractor General Liability Program
Concrete is often the foundation of construction projects, and correct usage requires a lot of planning and precise execution on a regular basis. For concrete contractors, the last thing they want to be worrying about is how to manage their insurance risks. As an agent, we want to make it convenient for you to get the right coverage that why we have products and programs great for Concrete Contractors.
Wrap Up Coverage
Wrap Up programs are a comprehensive General Liability Insurance project-specific policy that combines coverage normally provided separately by different parties. In WRAP policies all participating contractors and subcontractors avoid having multiple carriers at odds in a claim settlement situation and allow for tighter, more consistent safety procedures. The 3 key elements of a Wrap Up Policy are Coverage, Control, and Cost Savings.
Contractors Pollution Liability
Contractors Pollution Liability provides coverage to general contractors, construction managers, and various trade contractors who could potentially have both pollution and professional claims. CPL/Professional provides coverage for E&O exposures for contractors.
Building Materials Distributors & Manufacturers Program
Empire has a new General Liability insurance for manufacturers and distributors of building materials and products. This program is available to accounts that manufacture or distribute products or services utilized in Home or Building Construction. Contractors’ licenses are not required for eligibility for this program.
Commercial & Personal Property Coverage
We are now offering Commercial and Personal Insurance Lines. Empire offers a wide range of specialties when it comes to Property Insurance.
Builders Risk Insurance & Course of Construction
Whether your customer is a Contractors or Owner Builder, you are in need of Builders Risk Insurance or “Course of Construction” Insurance Policy. Quotes usually same day with Admitted company Rated AXV by AM Best.
Builders Owners Package-BOP
A business owners policy, also known as BOP insurance, combines property insurance, liability insurance, crime coverage and additional protection into one convenient package. Empire offers a wide range of solutions to help your clients.