List of self-insured employers in Massachusetts

Some employers in Massachusetts can insure themselves for workers' compensation. Find out the requirements and which employers are self-insured.

Requirements to be self-insured

The Department of Industrial Accidents Office of Insurance issues self-insurance licenses to qualified employers with at least 300 employees and $750,000 in annual standard premium. To be self-insured, employers must have enough capital to cover the expenses associated with self-insurance (i.e., a bond, reinsurance, TPA, and lawyer). 

Self-insured list

Effective: 7/26/2019

ABF Freight System, Inc.
Ahold Americas Holdings, Inc.
American National Red Cross 
BJ’s Wholesale Club, Inc.
Baystate Health, Inc. 
Berkshire Health Systems, Inc. 
Berkshire Healthcare Systems, Inc.
Beth Israel Lahey Health, Inc.
Big "Y" Foods, Inc. 
Bose Corporation 
Boston Medical Center Corporation 
Brandeis University 
Cape Cod Healthcare, Inc. 
Children's Medical Center Corporation (The) 
Costco Wholesale Corp. 
CVS Health Corporation
Demoulas Supermarkets, Inc.         
Entergy Nuclear Operations, Inc.
Eversource Energy
FedEx Ground Package System, Inc.
Federal Express Corporation  
General Motors, LLC
Golub Corp. (The) 
Haartz Corporation (The) 
Hasbro, Inc.
Hollingsworth & Vose Co. 
Home Depot U.S.A., Inc. 
Horizon Beverage Group, Inc.
Hyatt Corporation
Kiewit Corporation
Lawrence General Hospital 
Lowe’s Home Centers, Inc.
Macy’s, Inc.
MGM Resorts International
Mass General Brigham Incorporated
Mass. Institute of Technology 
Mass. Water Resource Authority 
MetLife, Inc. 
Mount Holyoke College 
National Grid USA
Nordstrom, Inc.
Northeastern University 
Parker-Hannifin Corp. 
President & Trustees of Williams College 
President & Fellows of Harvard College 
Procter & Gamble Co. (The) 
Roman Catholic Bishop of Worcester 
Saint Gobain Abrasives, Inc.
Sherwin Williams Co. (The) 
South Shore Hospital 
Southcoast Health System, Inc.
Steward Health Care System LLC
Sturdy Memorial Foundation, Inc. 
Teradyne, Inc. 
Textron, Inc. 
Trinity Health Corporation
TriWire Engineering Solutions, Inc.
Trustees of Boston College
Trustees of Boston University 
Trustees of Tufts College & Walnut Hills Properties
UMass Memorial Healthcare, Inc.
Unifirst Corporation 
United Air Lines 
Walgreen Eastern Company, Inc. 
Wellforce, Inc.
Wendy’s Company (The)   
Wegman’s Food Markets, Inc.
YRC Worldwide, Inc.