Press Releases

Safety National Announces Reorganization of Management Structure to Support Organizational Growth

Safety National announced organizational changes to executive and upper management roles today. The following realignment of responsibilities will become effective on April 1, 2018. Gene Maier, Executive Vice President and Chief Underwriting Officer, will retire after a successful 33-year career with Safety National. Maier, who has worked in various underwriting…

Business Insurance Recognizes Safety National as a Best Place to Work in Insurance

Safety National has been named a Best Place to Work in Insurance by Business Insurance magazine. Safety National was recognized as one of 75 honorees in the publication’s November issue. This is the fifth time that Safety National has entered and won, ranking in both the insurers/providers category and the…

Safety National Awards 2017 Safety First Grant for Creative Risk Control Solutions

Safety National awarded the annual Safety First Grant to three policyholders for their creative risk control solutions. The first-place grant, in the amount of $10,000, was awarded to Alliance of Schools for Cooperative Insurance Programs to purchase garbage can assistive lifting devices to alleviate injuries due to heavy lifting while…

Lydia Wilmot and Stephanie Wizner Join Safety National Re Professional Liability Treaty Team

Safety National Re announced the addition of two new hires today with Lydia Wilmot joining the division as Vice President and Stephanie Wizner joining the division as Assistant Vice President. With over 15 years of industry-related insurance and reinsurance experience combined, both Wilmot and Wizner bring an extensive background to…

Safety National Adds Cyber Risk Insurance to Product Offerings

Safety National announced its entrance into the cyber risk insurance marketplace today with a portfolio of coverage designed to help companies address global network security and privacy breach incidents. Safety National’s cyber risk insurance assists clients in effective incident response and protects the balance sheet from cyber security risks. Coverage…

Saint Louis Zoo Receives $500,000 Gift from Safety National

The Saint Louis Zoo has announced a $500,000 gift from Safety National, which is recognized at the Palisades Overlook viewing area of the newly opened Centene Grizzly Ridge. This gift is part of the charitable efforts tied to Safety National’s 75th anniversary in 2017, and is made in honor of…

Spencer Timmel Joins Safety National as National Director of Cyber and Technology

Safety National announced today that Spencer Timmel, CIPP/US, CIPM, has joined the company as National Director of Cyber and Technology. In his new capacity with Safety National, Timmel will be responsible for leading Safety National’s emergence as a provider of cyber liability and other related coverage. With nearly 20 years…

Safety National Announces Senior Vice President Promotions

Safety National is pleased to announce that the following individuals have been appointed to senior management positions: Cyndee Morton has been promoted to Senior Vice President – Operations. Morton is responsible for senior management oversight of the Policy Services Administration and the Information Systems Departments as well as leadership of…

Safety National Adds Large Guaranteed Cost Workers’ Compensation and Captive Services to Product Offerings

Safety National Casualty Corporation has added two new offerings to its suite of products: large guaranteed cost workers’ compensation and captive services. Safety National’s large guaranteed cost workers’ compensation offering caters to the unique business profile of sophisticated large employers in need of a first-dollar program. The program requires a…

Safety National Awards Safety First Grant for Creative Risk Control Solutions

Safety National awarded the annual Safety First Grant to three policyholders for their creative risk control solutions. The first-place $10,000 grant was awarded to Capital Region Educational Service District 113 Workers’ Compensation Trust for implementing an easy set school bus safety brake system to alleviate the risk of soft-tissue injuries…

Two New Complimentary Risk Control Resources Now Available to Public Entity Policyholders

Safety National announced the release of two new complimentary risk control offerings now available exclusively to their Public Entity Multi-Line Program policyholders: Law Enforcement Liability Resources and HR Essentials Online. Law Enforcement Liability Resources is a web portal where clients can download a law enforcement liability self-assessment and sample policies…

A.M. Best Assigns A+ Rating to Safety Specialty Insurance Company™

A.M. Best has assigned a financial strength rating of A+ (Superior) and an issuer credit rating of “aa-“ to Safety Specialty Insurance Company™. The outlook assigned to each rating is stable. According to A.M. Best, “The ratings reflect the company’s role as a subsidiary of Safety National Casualty Corporation. Factors…