Filming In West Virginia
Film Insurance Requirements in the State of
With limited exceptions, workers’ compensation coverage is mandatory for all employers who employ one or more employees in West Virginia. Employers must purchase workers’ compensation insurance from a private insurance carrier.
Certificate(s) of Insurance (COI) as evidence of General Liability coverage in the amount not less than $1,000,000 for each occurrence.
A separate additional insured endorsement for the COI with the following wording: “the State of West Virginia, including its officers, agents and employees is named as additional insured, with respect to liability arising out of the operations related to filming on West Virginia state-owned or operated property.”
Disclaimer: The encapsulated production information on this page is provided for general purposes only and should not be construed as advice. While we do our utmost to keep all information up to date, production requirements change often. The best source for details is the film office itself.