EMPLOYERS ® - Washington, D.C.
While Washington, D.C. is best known
for being the capital of the United States, the District of Columbia is more
than just politicians and embassies. Washington, D.C. is home to some of the
most famous monuments and historic sites, such as Capitol Hill, Lincoln
Memorial, Library of Congress, Jefferson Memorial, Washington Monument, and
more. Washington has a growing economic
sector not directly related to government, including finance, scientific
research, non-profit organizations, education, and health care.
Independent firms drive much of the
District of Columbia’s economic activity. Small businesses in Washington, D.C.
make up 93.4% of the district’s employers. They provide jobs to 48% of the
All employers in Washington, D.C. are
required to carry workers’ compensation insurance if they have one or more
employees. Injured workers receive benefits
regardless of who is at fault, while employers are protected from costly litigation.
The leading small businesses
purchasing workers’ compensation insurance in Washington, D.C. include
restaurants, hotels, colleges, medical offices, auto repair shops, and
District of Columbia, EMPLOYERS offers workers’ compensation insurance and services
through Employers Preferred Insurance Company and Employers Assurance Company.
in learning more about how EMPLOYERS can help your Washington, D.C. business?
Click on the link below to get started now with workers’ compensation insurance
1 District of Columbia Small Business Profile,“ SmallBusiness.com, February 19, 2010. http://smallbusiness.com/wiki/District_of_Columbia_small_business_profile.
In Washington, D.C., insurance is offered through Employers Compensation Insurance Company, Employers Assurance Company and Employers Preferred Insurance Company, Not all insurers do business in all jurisdictions.