Class Code: 7403

Per NCCI's Scopes Code Description:

Code 7403 applies to ground personnel such as, but not limited to, maintenance and service personnel, cargo and baggage handlers, ticket sellers or information clerks at airports, and security personnel. The personnel may be employed by scheduled air carriers, commuter air carriers, supplemental air carriers, or any other commercial aviation operators, including helicopter services.

Equipment and Materials:

   
•    Ground service vehicles and fuel trucks
•    Fuel storage tank and jet fuel
•    Repair supplies, tools, and equipment
•    Hangar facilities
•    Baggage handling systems
•    Buses, golf carts, tractors (tugs)

Related Operations Not Classified to Code 7403:

   
•    Ticket sellers or information clerks away from airport locations to be separately rated as Code 8810.

CROSS-REF.  AVIATION—AIRPORT OR HELIPORT OPERATOR—ALL EMPLOYEES & DRIVERS

(N/A GA, MA, NY)

Note:  Applies to ground personnel such as, but not limited to, maintenance and service personnel, information clerks, and security personnel. Ticket sellers or information clerks away from airport locations to be separately rated as Code 8810—Clerical. Members of flying crews to be separately rated under the appropriate aviation classification.

CROSS-REF.  AVIATION—PATROL, PHOTOGRAPHY, MAPPING, OR SURVEY WORK—ALL OTHER EMPLOYEES & DRIVERS

(N/A NY, VA)

Note:  With regard to aerial photography, mapping, or survey work, the payroll of the ground laboratory employees is to be assigned to Code 4361—Photographer. Separately rate flying crew.

CROSS-REF.  AVIATION—RAMP OPERATIONS & DRIVERS

(N/A FL)

Note:  Applies to operations located at airports. Includes all types of fixed- and rotary-wing aircraft. Ramp operations are defined as work performed on the aircraft at the ramp or on the flight line. Operations include, but are not limited to, normal aircraft turnaround operations, luggage service operations, interior and exterior cleaning of aircraft, fluid checking and filling, tire changing, deicing, lightbulb replacement, stocking of supplies (including food) in the aircraft, and ramp fueling and de-fueling of the aircraft. Independent service contractors and fixed-base operators performing these services are assigned to Code 7403. Painting of aircraft is separately rated to Code 5474. Members of flying crews are separately rated to the appropriate aviation classification.

CROSS-REF.  AVIATION—TRANSPORTATION OF PERSONNEL IN CONDUCT OF EMPLOYER’S BUSINESS—GROUND CREW & DRIVERS

(N/A NY)

Note:  Refer to Code 7421 for flying crew.

Rate per $100. of Renumeration: $ 2.82

Construction Exemption Required: No