Empire Underwriters, a Wholesaler, Managing General Agent and Excess and Surplus lines Broker now offer Workers Comp Insurance programs to insurance agents with Non-Standard market needs. Empire seeks to provide producers affordable Workers Comp programs with an emphasis on the employer that have High X-Mod, multi-state operations, hazardous industries, previous claims history, canceled coverage, and those looking to get out of the state pool or fund. “We are excited to be offering Alternative Workers Comp programs. Producers from around the U.S. have been telling us for some time that they have a lack of options when it comes to meeting the Workers Comp needs of their tougher to place clients. With this new robust package we are now offering agents the solutions and the capacity they can pass along to their customers,” said Bob Chapman, Director of Market Development. “The new offerings come with the backing of several carriers ranging from B+ to A+X rated by AM Best.” Accommodating over 500 White, Gray, and Blue collar classes, Empire Underwriters new Alternative Workers Comp program with providing a wide range of useful options to help clients including aggressive claims management, loss control assistance, HR services and Affordable Health Care Act compliance for those employers who need such assistance. “We are aggressively searching for agents across the nation that are looking to expand their offerings and to better serve their growing book of business. Empire strives to make the process easier, faster and to help the producer keep more business,” noted Senior Underwriter, Greg Brittain. Along with the expansion of hard-to-write markets, Empire Underwriters brings access to a wide range of product and services offerings including General Liability, particularly for the construction industry, Commercial Property, Builders Risk, High-Value Homeowners including Coastal Property and many more.