NCCI released its annual State of the Line report. As presented in this year’s State of the Line, the workers’ compensation Calendar Year 2016 combined ratio for private carriers was 94 percent. This is the second consecutive year the industry has posted a six-point underwriting gain. On an accident year basis, the industry-reported 2016 workers compensation combined ratio was 98 percent. Total market net written premium volume remained steady between 2015 and 2016 at $45.5 billion.
Download the report: NCCI State of the Line 2017