The Classification Search helps you locate classifications based on keywords that are part of, or commonly associated with, classification phraseologies. Enter a search term or classification code below to begin your search. Narrow your search by choosing an industry group or related classifications from the "Filter By" pulldown menu. Refer to the Insurance Commissioner's rules regarding the Standard Classification System in Part 3, Standard Classification System, of the California Workers' Compensation Uniform Statistical Reporting Plan—1995 (USRP).
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Classification Search Tips
Click on a phraseology or code in the search results below to view detailed information such as phraseology, footnotes, rules and pure premium rates for that classification. To view the search results in alphabetical order, click on the "Phraseology" link at the top of the column. To view the search results in numerical order, click on the "Code" link at the top of the column.
STORES — hardware, electrical or plumbing supplies — wholesale or retail
STORES — hardware — retail
STORES — jewelry — wholesale or retail
|8063||STORES — lighting fixtures — wholesale or retail|
|8031||STORES — meat, fish or poultry — retail|
STORES — meat, fish or poultry — wholesale
|8064||STORES — office supplies — wholesale or retail|
|8065||STORES — paint or paint supplies — wholesale or retail|
|8017(1)||STORES — retail — N.O.C.|
|8059||STORES — tile — wholesale or retail|
|8110||STORES — welding supplies — wholesale or retail — including the charging of welding cylinders|
|8018||STORES — wholesale — N.O.C.|
STORES — wine, beer or spirits — retail
STORES — wine or spirits — wholesale — including blending, rectifying or bottling
STOVE OR OVEN MFG. — gas or electric
|9403(2)||STREET SWEEPING SERVICE COMPANIES|
STREET OR ROAD CONSTRUCTION — grading — all operations of bringing roadbed to grade, including clearing and grubbing right-of-way and temporary surfacing
STREET OR ROAD CONSTRUCTION — paving or repaving, surfacing or resurfacing or scraping — all kinds — including airport runways, warming aprons, incidental field plants, fence or guardrail construction
SUBSTANCE USE DISORDER RECOVERY HOMES — all employees
Classification 8804(1) shall not be used for division of payroll in connection with Classifications 9070(1), Residential Care Facilities for the Elderly, 9070(3), Residential Care Facilities for Adults, 8823, Residential Care Facilities for Children, or 8851, Congregate Living Facilities for the Elderly, unless the operation described by Classification 8804(1) constitutes a separate and distinct enterprise having no connection with the operations covered by Classifications 9070(1), 9070(3), 8823 or 8851.
The Classification Search was developed by the WCIRB for your convenience to help you identify Standard Classifications based on keywords or a classification code. However, you cannot rely solely on the Classification Search and must make an independent assessment when determining the appropriate classification(s) assignable to a risk in accordance with the USRP.