We understand the staffing industry thoroughly. So we knew it was time to do workers’ comp differently.
Our program was developed by a team of staffing industry professionals who saw that workers’ compensation programs for the staffing industry didn’t work well. So, we created one that does.
Our Program Wholesaler
Nixer Comp has partnered with StaffPro3, the staffing programs division of PMC Insurance Group, one of the largest and fastest growing program administrator and wholesale insurance brokers for the staffing industry, a clear choice for thousands of retail agents. Utilizing their extensive expertise and experience they have developed and refined underwriting criteria and processes specifically for staffing services and PEOs.
StaffPro3 tools and services available: Best Practice Assessments-proven diagnostics tools for evaluating risk management related policies and procedures; Staffing specific resources, tools and forms connected to our Resource Center Loss Review and Analysis or Best Practice Assessment (BPA); Staffing experienced risk management consultants; Risk Management Action Plans focused on the individual needs of your staffing firm to become best in class; Assistance in achieving the coveted Safety Standard of Excellence; Live and PPT risk management webinars; Safety troubleshooting; On-site client risk assessments
Strategic Industry Partners
Associations & Memberships
Jennifer Jennings—Vice President of Underwriting
Jennifer Jennings is a commercial insurance agent, with 25 years of experience with workers compensation as well as property & casualty, temporary staffing and Professional Employer Organization (PEO) insurance in retail and wholesale settings. Her approach to underwriting and evaluating risk is critical to the Nixer Comp program. Rather than black-and-white box-checking, Jennifer sees the big picture and looks for ways to say "YES" to partners, then works with them to improve their operations and achieve Best-in-Class results.
Michael Wright—Vice President of Claims
A seasoned expert in litigation management, workers compensation and employee benefits, Michael leads the strategic development and continuous improvement of our Claims Management Program. He has over 15 years of industry experience working with Fortune 500 companies as well as small, midsize, and large cap Staffing Agencies and PEOs. Michael possesses the keen insight into the claims process and know how to harness today’s most powerful technology to drive claims to better outcomes.
Valerie Peer—Vice President of Finance
Valerie has over 20 years of experience in the Financial Services industry, and she is a subject matter expert in workers' compensation insurance with an emphasis in pay-as-you-go captive business models. Her leadership experience includes building, operating, and leading cross-functional departments both within her organization and with partner providers. Valerie holds the professional tax credential of Enrolled Agent, as well as a Masters of Business Administration degree from Georgia State University. At NixerComp, her areas of responsibility include accounting, audit, captive oversight, financial planning and reporting, human resources, tax, and treasury functions. Valerie's extensive professional experience, entrepreneurial spirit, and education afford her organization innovative options that result in a Win-Win-Win: Winning Customers, Winning Partners, and Winning Organization.
Rob Schild serves as the National Staffing Practice Director at IOA and is a member of IOA’s Risk Services Department. As a trusted advisor and advocate, Rob represents staffing clients ranging from $2MM to $250MM in annual payroll. He established a client-facing staffing program focused on positioning his clients as ‘Best in Class’ by identifying and implementing industry-recognized best practices. The program has been described as “RCS on steroids” and has effectively reduced his clients’ total cost of risk, resulting in decreased claims frequency and related costs.