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Workers' Compensation Insurance in the US - Industry Market Research Report

Workers' Compensation Insurance

Rebounding labor market conditions and surging equity markets have driven performance in the Workers' Compensation Insurance industry. Largely due to improving employment conditions, net workers' compensation premiums written increased. In total, increased policy volumes and improvements in the labor market are expected to increase industry revenue over the five years to 2018. While industry operators only invest a portion of assets in equities, appreciating equity prices help boost industry profitability. Over the five years to 2023, industry revenue is forecast to increase. Coupled with a favorable employment outlook, rising interest rates are anticipated to boost industry revenue moving forward.

This industry underwrites (i.e. assumes the risk and assigns premiums for) workers’ compensation insurance, which protects businesses from liabilities related to injuries at the workplace.

This report covers the scope, size, disposition and growth of the industry including the key sensitivities and success factors. Also included are five year industry forecasts, growth rates and an analysis of the industry key players and their market shares.


  • About this Industry
  • Industry at a Glance
    • Table Key Statistics Snapshot
    • Table Revenue vs. employment growth
    • Table Products and services segmentation (2018)
    • Table Industry Structure
  • Industry Performance
    • Table Number of employees
    • Table Industry revenue
    • Table Life Cycle Stage
  • Products & Markets
    • Table KEY BUYING INDUSTRIES
    • Table KEY SELLING INDUSTRIES
    • Table Products and services segmentation (2018)
    • Table Major market segmentation (2018)
    • Table Business Locations 2018
    • Table Distribution of establishments vs. population
  • Competitive Landscape
    • Table Sector vs. Industry Costs
    • Table Barriers to Entry checklist
  • Major Companies
    • Table Major Players
    • Table Travelers (US industry-specific segment) - financial performance*
    • Table The Hartford (US industry-specific segment) - financial performance*
    • Table Zurich Insurance Group (US industry-specific segment) - financial performance*
  • Operating Conditions
    • Table Capital Intensity
    • Table Tools of the Trade: Growth Strategies for Success
    • Table Volatility vs. growth
  • Key Statistics
    • Table Industry Data
    • Table Annual Change
    • Table Key Ratios
  • Jargon & Glossary

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