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18Jan 2021
State Fund

Broker Spotlight— Byron Johnston and Ernie Torgeson for Teague Insurance

Since 1954, Teague Insurance has cultivated a community of excellence dedicated to customer service in the San Diego region. The team behind this privately-owned business fosters each of their relationships with a foundation of trust, integrity, and protection. State Fund … Read more »

18Jan 2021
State Fund

State Fund Board of Directors Declares Multiple Dividends for the 2020 Policy Year

The State Fund Board of Directors declared an approximate $39 million EAP dividend for qualifying policyholders with policies that took effect between August 27, 2020 and December 31,2020. This dividend is approximately 10 percent of the estimated annual premium (EAP) … Read more »

18Jan 2021
State Fund

What Are People Saying About State Fund?

Feedback can be affirming or painful. Good, bad, or ugly, we appreciate the honesty of our customers and what we learn from listening. Last fall, more than 400 brokerage employees and 4,800 policyholders completed our annual customer survey. The results … Read more »

18Jan 2021
State Fund

State Fund Safety Grantee Spotlight

Gym Owner Mimi Ly shows how State Fund’s COVID-19 relief grant funds helped her create a safer environment for her employees and clients.  

18Jan 2021
State Fund

Introducing State Fund’s Online Safety University

Teaching employees to do their jobs safely and correctly is every business owner’s responsibility, and State Fund is committed to helping our policyholders do just that with our new Online Safety University℠. This free online safety training resource is available to all … Read more »

18Jan 2021
State Fund

Tools to Help Employers Comply with New COVID-19 Regulations

Several emergency Cal/OSHA COVID-19 regulations went into effect on November 30, 2020. State Fund has developed several resources, available on www.SafeAtWorkCA.com, to help businesses understand and comply with the new requirements. On January 27 and 28, State Fund will host webinars that … Read more »

18Jan 2021
State Fund

State Fund Encourages Policyholders to Embrace Safety Culture

A positive safety culture is critical to the well-being of a policyholder’s business and employees. As part of State Fund’s commitment to helping employers keep their workplaces safe, we are excited to announce the Be Their Hero campaign. The purpose … Read more »

27Oct 2020
State Fund

Senate Bill 1159 Adds Requirements for Reporting COVID-19 in the Workplace

Senate Bill 1159 created new reporting requirements for employers regarding their employees who test positive for COVID-19, and became effective immediately upon signing by the Governor on September 17, 2020. Under SB 1159, California employers with five (5) or more … Read more »

27Oct 2020
State Fund

What’s New in AB 2257?

On September 4, 2020, Governor Newsom signed AB 2257 which repealed Labor Code section 2750.3, the main part of prior AB 5, and created new Labor Code sections 2775-85. The new labor codes expanded the list of conditional exemptions established … Read more »

27Oct 2020
State Fund

State Fund to Resume Policy Cancellations on November 15

In response to the COVID-19 pandemic and its impacts on businesses throughout California, we placed a moratorium on all policy cancellations beginning in March. The purpose of the moratorium was to allow our policyholders to maintain coverage while they focused … Read more »