NAICS Code 482112

NAICS 482112

NAICS Code 482112 – Short Line Railroads

Definition of NAICS Code 482112: This U.S. industry comprises establishments known as short line railroads primarily engaged in operating railroads for the transport of cargo over a short distance on local rail lines not part of a rail network.

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Cross Reference Guide for Code 482112

What codes are similar to this classification that might be a more applicable code? The cross-reference guide below displays the codes for other similar industries. Please review to find the most applicable classification.

  • Operating street railroads, commuter rail, and urban rapid transit systems–are classified in Industry Group 4851, Urban Transit Systems;
  • Operating scenic and sightseeing trains–are classified in Industry NAICS 487110, Scenic and Sightseeing Transportation, Land;
  • Operating switching and terminal facilities as separate establishments–are classified in Industry NAICS 488210, Support Activities for Rail Transportation; and
  • Operating railroads for the transport of passengers and/or cargo over a long distance–are classified in U.S. Industry NAICS 482111, Line-Haul Railroads.

Other Index Entries for NAICS 482112

The North American Industry Classification System contains multiple index entries that are each descriptive of the same code. The bulleted list below shows all applicable index entries (Current and former) that are associated with this classification. These index entries further elaborate on the scope of applicable industries that have already been defined at the top of this page.

  • Beltline railroads
  • Freight railways, short-line or beltline
  • Logging railroads
  • Railroad transportation, short-line or beltline
  • Railroads, short-line or beltline
  • Railway transportation, short-line or beltline
  • Short-line railroads

Suggested Insurance Conversion Table for NAICS Code 482112

Looking for an insurance classification other than the North American Industry Classification System? If a company falls within the industry defined on this page, then the class codes mentioned below may be applicable. Please note that the bulleted cross-reference guide below is not authoritative. Users should have an insurance professional review to ensure proper insurance classification.

  • NCCI WC (Varies by state): 7153, 7133NAICS 482112
  • CA WC: 7133
  • DE WC: 7153, 721
  • PA WC: 7153, 721
  • MI WC: 7153, 7382
  • NJ WC: 7152, 7133
  • NY WC: 7133
  • WY WC: 482112
  • GL: 98622
  • SIC: 4013

Resources: Praxiom, AceGroupTDICalifornia Division of Workers Compensation, Delaware Workers Compensation Manual, Pennsylvania Workers Compensation Manual, Michigan Workers’ Compensation Placement Facility: Classification Definitions, New Jersey Workers Compensation and Employers Liability Insurance Manual, New York Workers Compensation and Employers Liability, North American Industry Classification System, Florida Underwriting Guide: Commercial General Liability Classifications,  Standard Industrial Classifications.

The suggested cross reference guide for NAICS code 482112 is based on our research using the resources cited above.

Correlating Code Breakdown for North American Industry Classification System

NAICS codes are broken down by digit. The broadest description starts with the 2 digit sector codes. The 3 digit subsector codes are more specific, then the 4 digit industry group, 5 digit industry, and the most specific is the 6 digit NAICS code (Where you are now). If the code on this page does not describe the industry of the business in question, then select the largest applicable code below. From there, follow through the progression of smaller digits to the larger digits in order to obtain the most specific 6 digit classification.

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NAICS Code 482112