NAICS Code 524126

NAICS 524126

NAICS Code 524126 – Direct Property and Casualty Insurance Carriers

Definition of NAICS Code 524126: This U.S. industry comprises establishments primarily engaged in initially underwriting (i.e., assuming the risk and assigning premiums) insurance policies that protect policyholders against losses that may occur as a result of property damage or liability.

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Illustrative Examples of NAICS 524126

What are some examples of this code? The bulleted items below are illustrative examples of this classification.

  • Automobile insurance carriers, direct
  • Malpractice insurance carriers, direct
  • Fidelity insurance carriers, direct
  • Mortgage guaranty insurance carriers, direct
  • Homeowners insurance carriers, direct
  • Surety insurance carriers, direct
  • Liability insurance carriers, direct

Cross Reference Guide for Code 524126

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.

  • Establishments primarily engaged in reinsuring property and casualty insurance policies are classified in Industry NAICS 524130, Reinsurance Carriers.

Other Index Entries for NAICS 524126

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.

  • Agricultural (i.e., crop, livestock) insurance carriers, direct
  • Automobile insurance carriers, direct
  • Bonding, fidelity or surety insurance, direct
  • Burglary and theft insurance carriers, direct
  • Casualty insurance carriers, direct
  • Credit and other financial responsibility insurance carriers, direct
  • Crop insurance carrier, direct
  • Fidelity insurance carriers, direct
  • Fire insurance carriers, direct
  • Homeowners’ insurance carriers, direct
  • Insurance carriers, fidelity, direct
  • Insurance carriers, property and casualty, direct
  • Insurance carriers, surety, direct
  • Insurance underwriting, property and casualty, direct
  • Liability insurance carriers, direct
  • Malpractice insurance carriers, direct
  • Marine insurance carriers, direct
  • Mortgage guaranty insurance carriers, direct
  • Plate glass insurance carriers, direct
  • Property and casualty insurance carriers, direct
  • Property damage insurance carriers, direct
  • Surety insurance carriers, direct
  • Workers’ compensation insurance underwriting
Suggested Insurance Conversion Table for NAICS Code 524126

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): 8723NAICS 524126
  • CA WC: 8822
  • DE WC: 984
  • PA WC: 984
  • MI WC: 8810
  • NJ WC: 8810
  • NY WC: 8810
  • WY WC: 524126
  • GL: 61226
  •  SIC: 6331

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 524126 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.

  • Sector 52: Finance and Insurance
  • Subsector 524: Insurance Carriers and Related Activities
  • Industry Group 5241: Insurance Carriers
  • Industry 52412: Direct Insurance (except Life, Health, and Medical) Carriers
  • 6 Digit Code(s) NAICS 524126: Direct Property and Casualty Insurance Carriers
  • 6 Digit Code(s) NAICS 524127: Direct Title Insurance Carriers
  • 6 Digit Code(s) NAICS 524128: Other Direct Insurance (except Life, Health, and Medical) Carriers
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