When hospitality operators practice safety in the workplace we all win! The Safety Group Program presented by Colorado Restaurant Insurance and sponsored by Pinnacol Assurance is designed to reduce workers' compensation costs by promoting safety and claims management practices in the workplace.

CRA Safety Group

Participation Requirements

  • Have two full-term policy periods of continuous workers’ compensation experience, excluding the current period
  • Maintain a minimum loss ratio established by the safety group program
  • Comply with the Safety Group Program’s training requirements
  • Maintain effective hiring, safety and claims management programs
  • Demonstrate management commitment to maintaining and enhancing a safe workplace
  • Implement a return to work program
  • Designate and use Pinnacol SelectNet providers. Rural exception for physical locations without a SelectNet provider within 30 miles


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Pinnacol Pointers: Blog Articles

Jan 2018  E-Submissions Of Injury Data To OSHA — Who Needs To Do It, How And By When In 2018 (Hint: Caterers Do But Restaurants Do Not)
Dec 2017  
Winter Driving And Keeping Workers Safe On Snowy, Sleety Roads
Nov 2017  
Tips To Prevent Tripping Up In Winter Weather
Oct 2017  
Safe Lifting – Got Your Employee’s Back?
Sep 2017  
Protect Your Workers From Hearing Loss
Aug 2017  
Improve Ergonomics To Reduce Worker Strain Injuries
Jul 2017  
Keeping Your Workers Safe Behind The Wheel
Jun 2017 
Eye Safety – Protecting Your Workers’ Vision
May 2017 
Burn Safety
Apr 2017 
Pinnacol Pointers: Sun Safety At Your Workplace – The 5 S’s
Mar 2017 
Preventing Slips, Trips And Falls At Your Workplace
Feb 2017 
OSHA’s Electronic Submissions & Anti-Retaliation Rule

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Network with fellow business owners, stay up to date on legislative issues important to our industry, connect with your peers, take advantage of significant savings opportunities and stay informed. Join the Colorado Restaurant Association!

Restaurant Owners – The CRA is a full-service solution for every type and size of restaurant. We are powerful advocates for the industry, an information hub and a catalyst for networking. And we’re committed to offering meaningful benefits and resources you need to run a profitable business.

Service Providers - Companies that serve restaurants have a strong ally in the CRA. Our restaurant members look to the CRA members first when seeking products and services, they also make the real connections with service providers at local and state events.

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