COVID-19 information for employers
Approach employees are working remotely and can be reached during normal business hours through email, their direct phone lines, or the main office phone number 800-626-0846.
Click below for our COVID-19 information and events
What does Approach do?
It’s inevitable. If you operate a business in Washington state and have employees, you deal with workers’ compensation. Without a roadmap or guidance, the process can be overwhelming.
We’re here to manage your workers’ compensation claims and save you money on L&I costs.
As the state’s number one workers’ comp administrator, Approach Management Services can fast-track your claims and save you years of expensive “lessons-learned”. We’ve already helped thousands of Washington state business owners since 1992, and we’d be honored to work with you too.
We focus on workplace safety and prevention.
In this increasingly fast-paced world, being a safety compliance expert isn’t realistic for the modern business owner who is already wearing many hats. That’s where our safety team can help you establish programs, prevent expensive citations, and represent you during inspections.
When a claim does happen, our superior claims managers – who know the workers’ comp process inside and out – work diligently to close the claim quickly, limiting your financial exposure.
In addition, we manage retrospective rating programs (aka retro groups) which gives employers an opportunity to earn a partial refund of their annual L&I premium.
Whether you want help managing your workers’ comp claims, reduce the premiums you pay L&I, or to join a retro group for potential annual refunds, Approach Management Services will help you. We work with companies of all sizes in various industries.