North Carolina Growers Association (NCGA)
Agricultural Workers Compensation Insurance
First Pioneer Insurance Agency is proud to partner with the North Carolina Growers Association (NCGA) to offer a workers compensation insurance program for association members. The NCGA is the nation’s largest user of the “guest worker” H-2A agricultural program and members have access to a legal and reliable labor force. Guest workers may be rotated through the farms of NCGA members to ensure continuous and steady work during the growing and harvest cycles.
Our experienced agents understand the compliance requirements of providing workers compensation protection to North Carolina farmers. With over 35 years of experience, we have the tools and expertise to help your agribusiness thrive.
This program is available to agricultural growers and producers of various types and sizes, and includes coverage for H-2A Temporary Agricultural Workers. NCGA members can take advantage of the following benefits:
- Yearly Dividend Opportunities
Association members who meet eligibility requirements have the opportunity to share in potential dividends. You have a chance to get back part of your premium, based on claims experience of all participating members of the North Carolina Growers Association.
- Free Loss Control Services
Loss control consultants with decades of experience can help you customize a safety program that fits the needs of your farm. Safety professionals help you identify potential hazards and keep employees safe. Reducing injuries keeps your costs lower.
- Excellent Claims Handling
Claims experts work with you directly and are dedicated to accurate and fair claims handling. Meadowbrook Insurance Group makes claim reporting easy with their 800 number and 24/7 access. Claims experts work together to get injured employees back to work quickly while saving you money.
- Superior Customer Service
Get answers on time; the first time! Our licensed representatives understand agricultural workers compensation insurance and can assist you with reporting an injury, policy changes, payments, and more.
Get the Protection You Need Today
When it comes to insuring your agricultural workers and protecting yourself against claims, you need an insurance partner who understands agribusiness and knows workers compensation plans and rules. Our goal is to ensure your farm is fully protected, so you can rest easy instead of worrying about the risks that your employees face every day.
In addition to workers compensation insurance, we can provide all forms of insurance for farms in North Carolina. Please contact an agent for more information.
State laws prohibit insurance companies from guaranteeing future dividends. All policies are issued by Star Insurance Company, a member of Meadowbrook Insurance Group. Coverage not available in all states.