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Producers and employers can access OAR
through the ONLINE ASSIGNED
RISK link at the top of the screen.
The Members Area has changed to SECURE
ONLINE SERVICES ACCOUNT and is accessible
only to carriers.
The WCRIBMA submitted a rate filing on December 27, 2013
to the Division of Insurance on behalf of its members recommending
a 7.7% increase in average rates for industrial classes.
The proposed effective date of the rate filing is January
1, 2014. Refer to Circular
Letter #2230 and Circular
Letter #2231 for details.
Determination for Sole Proprietors, Partners of Legal Partnerships
& Members of an LLC
Effective October 1, 2013 the basis of premium for sole
proprietors, partners of a legal partnership, and members
of an LLC who elect to become employees and obtain workers
compensation insurance is $43,000. Refer to Circular
Risk Insurance Program Reauthorization Act of 2007
The Division of Insurance has approved the Massachusetts
Terrorism Risk Insurance Program Reauthorization Act Endorsement
(WC 20 01 01) for use by Massachusetts workers’
compensation insurers for voluntary and assigned risk
policies. Click on the above link for details.
Guidelines for Sole Proprietor and Partnership Certificates
Refer to Circular
Letter #2199 issued July 3, 2012.