Preview of 2021 Financial Call Reporting Season

Posted Date: July 20, 2020

NCCI is excited to preview the upcoming changes for the 2021 Financial Call reporting season. Get ready, get set, and go to the following highlights:

Call 19—Accident Year Countrywide Loss Adjustment Expense

  • Questions—Streamlined to three questions with corresponding enhancements to the Financial Data Collection tool and Electronic Import Template
  • Due Date—Moved to April 1 from May 1

Calls 31—Large Loss and Catastrophe and 33—Virginia Coal Mine Large Loss and Catastrophe

  • Extraordinary Loss Event (ELE) Catastrophe Number 12 Claims—Added to Calls 31 and 33
  • Claim Number Length—Limited to 12 characters for policies effective January 1, 2020 and later

Electronic Import Template

Previous versions have been eliminated and only the current versions will be accepted for Calls valued as of December 31, 2020 and subsequent.


  • Critical Edits—Any call will be rejected with one or more critical edits
  • New Edits—New edits have been added for changes to Call 19 questions, limitation to claim number length, and open claims reported with no case reserves


  • Data Quality Guidebook—Any ADQIP changes will be released in the next update to the Data Quality Guidebook (Third Quarter 2020)
  • Financial Call Reporting Guidebook—Updates to this guidebook, along with the Financial Call Edit Matrix, will be released in Fourth Quarter 2020

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