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New York Cannabis Workers Compensation Insurance

In conjunction with the New York State Insurance Fund (NYSIF), McNeil & Co. and the Cannabis Association of New York are excited to launch a safety group to provide a sustainable workers’ compensation solution for members of the New York State cannabis industry.

For more than 30 years, McNeil & Co. has provided specialty insurance solutions and risk management to organizations throughout New York. We’re taking that experience and investing fully into the cannabis industry with NYS Cannabis Safety Group 591.

Cannabis Association of New York

Available throughout New York, Safety Group 591 was formed to provide stable and cost-effective Workers’ Compensation insurance for this rapidly growing industry – along with proven risk management and loss control solutions built to evolve with business needs.

Make Sure Your Business Is Covered

Program Benefits:


  • Policy discounts for qualified cannabis operations
  • Segment specific risk management and loss control services
  • Accident analysis and trending reports
  • Claim reserve reviews and large loss analysis
  • Experience mod factor review, forecasting and class code verification

Qualifying Classification Codes:


  • 0005 | Nurserymen, Drivers, Incidental Landscaping (Cannabis)
  • 0006 | Farms & Drivers (Cannabis)
  • 0035 | Florists: Cultivating or Gardening (Cannabis)
  • 4611 | Medicine or Pharmaceutical Preparation (Cannabis)
  • 2172 | Cannabis Products Manufacturing
  • 8017 | Retail stores (Cannabis Dispensaries)
  • 8018 | Wholesale stores (Cannabis wholesale)

*General Sub Classification Codes also available

Submission Requirements:


*Safety Group 591 is underwritten by the New York State Insurance Fund (NYSIF) and managed by McNeil & Co.

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