EMPLOYERS® named workers’ compensation carrier of choice by South Carolina Restaurant and Lodging Association

RENO, Nev.— August 5, 2022 — EMPLOYERS®, America’s small business insurance specialist®, has been named workers’ compensation carrier of choice by the South Carolina Restaurant and Lodging Association (SCRLA). Qualifying SCRLA members can now access a variety of benefits, including a 5% credit on their workers’ compensation premiums. Additionally, current EMPLOYERS policyholders who are not members of SCRLA can enroll with this association to receive other savings.

This collaboration celebrates the long-standing history EMPLOYERS has serving the hospitality industry. For over 100 years, EMPLOYERS has provided workers’ compensation insurance for small businesses across America, many of those in food and lodging. Teaming up with the SCRLA was a natural fit, as EMPLOYERS works with similar associations across the nation and is a proud sponsor of giving programs designed to help the hospitality industry and it’s employees thrive.

“EMPLOYERS is thrilled to provide SCRLA with best-in-class workers’ compensation insurance. We’re passionate about sharing our expertise with business owners in South Carolina and providing them with the resources they need to make the best decisions for their unique businesses,” said Kathy Antonello, Chief Executive Officer of EMPLOYERS. “As a monoline company, we have the size, talent, and entrepreneurial spirit to excel at what we do best. We understand workers’ comp, and we’re committed to provide SCRLA members with quality services and valuable coverage.”

“Accidents and workplace injuries can happen in the hospitality industry, and having a workers compensation policy in place provides a business with an extra layer of protection,” said Susan H. Cohen, President and CEO of the South Carolina Restaurant and Lodging Association. “We are proud to partner with EMPLOYERS to find our members the best coverage and rates for their hotels and restaurants.”

To learn more about workers’ compensation insurance coverage with EMPLOYERS and the SCRLA program, click here.

About the South Carolina Restaurant and Lodging Association

For more than 75 years, the SCRLA’s mission has been to promote, protect and educate the foodservice and lodging industries of our state and to ensure positive business growth for our members. The SCRLA strives to represent the best interests of its members on small business issues, hospitality and tourism concerns and towards the protection of South Carolina’s quality of life.


Contact Information

Company contact: Mike Paquette
(775) 327-2562 or mpaquette@employers.com

Investor relations contact: Adam Prior, The Equity Group, Inc.
(212) 836-9606 or aprior@equityny.com


About Employers Holdings, Inc.

EMPLOYERS® and America’s small business insurance specialist® are registered trademarks of EIG Services, Inc. Employers Holdings, Inc. is a holding company with subsidiaries that are specialty providers of workers’ compensation insurance and services focused on select, small businesses engaged in low-to-medium hazard industries. The Company operates throughout the United States, with the exception of four states that are served exclusively by their state funds. Insurance is offered through Employers Insurance Company of Nevada, Employers Compensation Insurance Company, Employers Preferred Insurance Company, Employers Assurance Company and Cerity Insurance Company, all rated A- (Excellent) by the A.M. Best Company. Not all companies do business in all jurisdictions. See www.employers.com and www.cerity.com for coverage availability.