Workers' compensation specialty insurance

We offer a wide variety of solutions with our best-in-class program partners.
We collaborate with program managers to bring specialized workers’ compensation services and resources to today’s dynamic marketplace. We bring innovative programs to life which leverage cutting-edge technology, AI/computer vision and specialized platforms to tailor solutions to their niche markets.

Discover the type of program for your unique needs

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Program manager: Adroit General Agency
Program: Adroit Workers Comp

Overview: Offering workers compensation programs for complex, large middle market insurance programs using an insure-tech platform paired with individual account underwriting. Delivering safety, loss prevention and claims management for employers vulnerable to high severity losses.

Contact information:


Bill Martin


Program manager: CompScience
Program: CompScience

Overview: Video analytics technology was designed from the ground up with privacy and security in mind. Transform EHS with predictive analytics backed by AI and data science, proven to lower workers' compensation costs.

Contact information:


Jacob Geyer
p 415-237-0153 ext 103


Program manager: Hourly
Program: Hourly

Overview: Hourly offers workers’ compensation insurance and full-service payroll for small and medium businesses with hourly workers. Powered by real-time data, Hourly’s platform ensures running payroll is as quick as pressing a button and that businesses get accurate workers’ compensation premiums down to the penny.

Target appetite:
  • Construction
  • Contracted services
  • Transportation and trucking
  • Janitorial
  • Companion care
Contact information:


Jerico Foutch-Vinsonhaler


Program manager: K2 OCONUS
Program: Defense Base Act (DBA) insurance program

Overview: Workers Compensation coverage for U.S. government contractors abroad.

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Chris Leo


Program manager: Kinetic Insurance
Program: Kinetic Insurance

Overview: National monoline workers' compensation program utilizing wearable device technology to reduce worker injuries and maximize policy dividend savings.

Target market segments:
  • Light manufacturing
  • Wholesale & warehouse
  • Nursing homes
  • Auto dealerships
  • Parcel delivery
  • Restaurants
  • Agriculture
Contact information:

Kinetic Insurance

Ronnie O'Dell


Program manager: K&K Insurance
Program: K&K

Overview: Workers' compensation

Contact information:

K&K Insurance

Ron Norton
260-459-5970 ext 103


Program manager: Method Insurance Services
Program: P&C

Overview: Companion workers' compensation coverage for Signal Mutual Indemnity Association Longshore members

Contact information:

Method Insurance Services

Chris Daley


Program manager: Midwest General Insurance Agency
Program: Midwest

Overview: Standalone workers' compensation, specializing in small premium and low-hazard grades

Contact information:

Midwest General Insurance Agency

Dean Delghingaro


Program manager: Signal Mutual
Program: P&C

Overview: Companion workers' compensation coverage for Signal Mutual Indemnity Association Longshore members

Contact information:

Signal Mutual

Phillip A Schellhorn


Experience that makes a difference

With Nationwide as your partner, your policyholders don't have to face uncertainties when it comes to protecting their employees.

Nationwide has been offering workers' compensation coverages for more than half a century. Our experience, coverages and exceptional workers' compensation claims services will have your policyholders feeling confident that they will be well taken care of — no matter what happens on the job. Additionally, we have been rated A by A.M. Best for more than 20 years, so you can rely on our financial strength and stability.

A partner you can count on

Our Programs underwriting and product teams specialize in workers' compensation and focus exclusively on specialty programs. As a specialized team, we can offer customized, value-added solutions for our program managers and policyholders. Everyone involved — from the program manager and distribution partners to the policyholders — can trust the workers' compensation program team at Nationwide to expertly handle all aspects of the business, including claims, underwriting, product and risk management.

Specialized support to manage risks

As your workers' compensation partners, we can help manage risk and offer many specialized services and resources, including:
  • Risk management services professionals who can analyze losses, develop plans to help reduce exposure, assist with the development of safety and return-to-work programs, and perform on-site visits
  • Customized new policyholder onboarding
  • Robust online claims and policy access for program managers and policyholders
  • A large online library of risk management videos and resources
  • A broad network of quality business partners
  • A 24-hour nurse triage hotline
  • Options for employers to direct care through network and panel medical providers and claims adjuster assistance
  • Automatic medical bill repricing
  • Many additional services customized to the needs of each policyholder

Best-in-class claims

Nationwide's approach to workers' compensation claims services results in ease of doing business and lower claim costs for policyholders. Our expert, dedicated workers' compensation claims team and specialized adjusters have a deep understanding of the workers' compensation laws in each state. Additionally, our robust network of quality business partners keeps our workers' compensation claims costs down.

Contact us

If you're a program manager and want to add workers' compensation to your program, contact us to see if you qualify.

Dale Hoppe