Wage and Hour

Argo Insurance’s tailor-made product protects small to midsize U.S. enterprises with 10,000 or fewer employees from any industry or state.

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  1. Highlights
  2. Amounts
  3. Info

Coverage Highlights

Despite an increase in wage and hour claims led on behalf of U.S. employees, particularly on a class or collective-action basis, the U.S. SME insurance market was not meeting the need for this niche product.

Argo Insurance’s tailor-made product protects small to midsize U.S. enterprises with 10,000 or fewer employees from any industry or state. W&H insurance includes defense and indemnity liability coverage for violations of the Fair Labor Standards Act, or similar state and federal laws that govern employee compensation.

Product highlights*:

  • Wage and hour defense and indemnity liability
  • Coverage for violation of the Fair Labor Standards Act or similar state laws
  • Insured controls defense of claims
  • Coverage for independent contractors
  • Policy applies to claims first reported to the insurer during the policy period.
  • Offered through Bermuda and non-U.S. domiciled brokers

*Coverage is always subject to all of a policy’s terms and conditions. This is a summary of certain key aspects of coverage. Review the policy form for complete terms and conditions.

Coverage Amounts

Capacity:

  • Maximum capacity: $15 million
  • Minimum SIR: $500,000
  • Minimum limit covered: $1 million

Additional Information

Information Required for Indications**

  • Wage and hour five-year litigation history
  • Employee count, by state, including exempt and non-exempt split

**Underwriter may require additional information, including Argo application, prior to issuing a formal quotation.

Contact

William Wharton

Underwriting Manager, Professional Risks

441-278-3720

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