MGL c. 152, § 65B provides a forum to contest the cancellation of an Assigned Risk Policy. An interested person can request an Advisory Ruling for a Voluntary Market Cancellation under MGL c. 30A, § 8.

Any employer aggrieved by a NOTICE OF CANCELLATION of a policy of insurance by an insurance company can file its objection to the cancellation. The employer must send its objection, in writing, within 10 days of its receipt of the CANCELLATION NOTICE from the insurance company.

See links below for procedure:

MGL c. 30A
801 CMR 1.00 et seq
MGL Sec. 65B Appeal of Cancellation or Termination of Policy  pdf format of 65B Policy Cancellation Appeal

To appeal a cancellation, or impending cancellation, e-mail your request to William.Tattan@massmail.state.ma.us , or mail it to:

William Tattan, Esq.
Chief Legal Counsel
Dept. of Industrial Accidents
1 Congress St., Suite 100
Boston, MA 02114-2017

Fax: 617-727-7470