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WA Hospitality introduced the Retrospective Rating program (Retro) to the Washington restaurant industry in 1986. Since then, WA Hospitality’s Retro has grown to be the fifth largest Retro program in the state, helping numerous member participants to realize savings on their workers’ compensation premiums.


  • Improve your safety ratings so you save money upfront on your L&I premiums
  • Save time with claims management
  • Access to tools designed to help your business: New Hire Safety Orientation, how to perform a safety inspection, accident reporting procedures, and more
  • Annual refunds to help you save money in the long run

Member pricing: Available to Washington Hospitality Association members only.

To pre-qualify, download the Getting Started in Retro Form and fax it to the Washington Hospitality Association, attention: Retro Department, at 360-357-9232.

New enrollment and participation status

Christopher Oledan, WA Hospitality Retro Coordinator
800-225-7166, ext. 123

Customer Relations Coordinator
Stella Hoyman, BA, CDMS, Group Manager
(253) 237-0808

*Retro is administered for members through the WA Hospitality subsidiary, MSC.  Some Retro services are provided through contracted services with ERNWest.  The WA Hospitality Association cannot guarantee individual L&I refunds, but has successfully issued refunds every year since inception.