A. JURISDICTION WHERE THIS PLAN APPLIES

This Experience Rating Plan applies exclusively to New York Workers Compensation and Employers Liability Insurance. All intrastate experience rating modifications will be developed in accordance with the rules and procedures described in this Plan and will be promulgated by the New York Compensation Insurance Rating Board (Rating Board).

B. JURISDICTIONS THAT MAY BE COMBINED WITH NEW YORK FOR INTERSTATE EXPERIENCE RATING

The following jurisdictions may be combined with New York for interstate experience rating. All interstate experience ratings will be promulgated by the National Council on Compensation Insurance, Inc. (NCCI, Inc.).

Alabama
Alaska
Arizona
Arkansas
Colorado
Connecticut
D.C.
Florida
Georgia
Hawaii
Idaho
Illinois 
Indiana 
Iowa
Kansas
Kentucky
Louisiana
Maine
Maryland
Massachusetts
Minnesota
Mississippi 
Missouri
Montana
Nebraska
Nevada 
New Hampshire
New Mexico
North Carolina
North Dakota
Ohio
Oklahoma
Oregon 
Rhode Island 
South Carolina
South Dakota 
Tennessee
Texas
Utah
Vermont
Virginia
Washington
West Virginia 
Wisconsin
Wyoming

C. ORGANIZATION OF THE NEW YORK EXPERIENCE RATING PLAN MANUAL

This manual contains rules and rating values that have been approved by the New York State Insurance Department pursuant to Article 23 of the New York Insurance Law. The Manual is organized according to the following topics:

Rule 1 - General Explanations

Rule 2 - Experience Rating Elements and Formula

Rule 3 - Ownership Changes and Combination of Entities

Rule 4 - Application and Revision of Experience Modifications

Rule 5 - Special Rating Conditions

Appendix

Supplement and Examples

Tables of Experience Rating Values