National Council on Compensation Insurance (NCCI) Public Rate Hearing
On August 16, 2016, the Florida Office of Insurance Regulation (Office) conducted a public hearing at the 412 Knott Building, 404 South Monroe Street, Florida Capitol Complex,
Tallahassee, FL. The purpose of the public hearing was to discuss NCCI’s proposed overall average statewide rate increase of 19.6% for workers’ compensation
insurance. NCCI, who files on behalf of Florida’s workers’ compensation insurance companies, submitted the rate filing as a result of
Florida Supreme Court decisions on Westphal v. City of St. Petersburg and Castellanos v. Next Door Company, as well as, impacts from updates
to the Florida Workers’ Compensation Health Care Provider Reimbursement Manual per Senate Bill 1402.
The following are links to the 2015 and 2016 NCCI Rate Filings:
To access NCCI filings from previous years, visit the I-File Forms & Rate Filing Search System.
Public comments regarding the NCCI public rate hearing were accepted through August 23, 2016.
Under Florida law, written communications to the Office are public record; this would include email addresses and phone numbers. They are subject to public
disclosure, including being available to the public and media. For more information, visit the Office of Insurance Regulation's