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Classification Phraseology as of:
1/1/2020
 
Classification Code:
5538(1)
 
Phraseology:

SHEET METAL WORK — erection, installation or repair — including shop, yard or storage operations — employees whose regular hourly wage does not equal or exceed $27.00 per hour — N.O.C.

Footnote:

This classification applies to the installation of sheet metal items that are not more specifically described by another classification, including but not limited to gutters, downspouts, flashings, siding, flues, commercial kitchen vent hoods, counters, wall lining, expansion joint covers, decorative metal ceilings and corrugated metal decking.

This classification includes the shop fabrication of sheet metal items when the employer installs any portion of the fabricated items.

This classification applies to the installation of sheet metal roofing when installed by the same employer who performs the sheet metal skinning in constructing new buildings or additions to existing buildings at the same job or location. All other roofing shall be separately classified.

This classification also applies to the installation of vinyl siding.

The installation of ductwork for heating or air conditioning systems shall be classified as 5538(2)/5542(2), Heating or Air Conditioning Ductwork.

The installation of pipe and pipe fittings shall be separately classified.

Industry Group/Related Classifications:
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Effective DatePure Premium RateNote
1/1/2020$4.92New/Renewal
1/1/2019$5.70New/Renewal
7/1/2018$6.77New/Renewal
Prior Phraseology and Footnote:
Shown below is the previously published phraseology and footnoteEffective Date

Phraseology:

SHEET METAL WORK — erection, installation or repair — including shop — employees whose regular hourly wage does not equal or exceed $27.00 per hour — N.O.C.

Footnote:

This classification applies to the installation of sheet metal items that are not more specifically described by another classification, including but not limited to gutters, downspouts, flashings, siding, flues, commercial kitchen vent hoods, counters, wall lining, expansion joint covers, decorative metal ceilings and corrugated metal decking.

This classification includes the shop fabrication of sheet metal items when the employer installs any portion of the fabricated items.

This classification applies to the installation of sheet metal roofing when installed by the same employer who performs the sheet metal skinning in constructing new buildings or additions to existing buildings at the same job or location. All other roofing shall be separately classified.

This classification also applies to the installation of vinyl siding.

The installation of ductwork for heating or air conditioning systems shall be classified as 5538(2)/5542(2), Heating or Air Conditioning Ductwork.

The installation of pipe and pipe fittings shall be separately classified.

1/1/2019
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