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21Feb 2019
State Fund

Our New Approach to Claims Management

Restoring injured workers is the heart of what we do.  Always innovating and improving, we redesigned our claims management methodology to deliver better service and outcomes.  We organized our claims professionals into four specialized units, each with a single dedicated … Read more »

21Feb 2019
State Fund

The Results Are In! 2018 Voice of the Customer Survey Results

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 800 brokerage employees and 5,200 policyholders completed our 7th Annual Voice of the … Read more »

21Feb 2019
State Fund

A Conversation with State Fund Underwriters – Communication Is Key To Supporting Our Broker Community

Underwriters Rochelle Small-Ware and Joy Macias hail from our Santa Ana office. These seasoned underwriters have a collective 30 years of experience between them, and together service one of State Fund’s largest broker books. They do it with a “can do” … Read more »

21Feb 2019
State Fund

Our New Employer Education Series Was A Hit!

State Fund hosted a new series of Employer Education seminars in October and November 2018. Attendees were highly engaged and eager to learn more about California’s workers’ compensation system. We launched the new series with a Workers’ Comp Basics presentation, … Read more »

21Feb 2019
State Fund

Do Your Clients Need a Nudge? Form 300A Due Date Fast Approaching

Employers who are subject to workplace injury and illness data reporting must submit OSHA form 300A online by March 2. This reporting regulation applies to: All California employers with 250 employees or more at any point during the calendar year. … Read more »

21Feb 2019
State Fund

State Fund Launches MPN Telehealth Program

We are delighted to announce the February implementation of Telehealth as a complement to our MPN on-site medical care. Telehealth delivers care remotely through the use of a smartphone, tablet, or laptop. We partnered with KuraMD, an industry leader in … Read more »

21Feb 2019
State Fund

2019 Changes to Experience Mod Calculations

The California Department of Insurance (CDI) approved a new method for calculating experience modifications (“X-Mod”) beginning January 1, 2019. The new formula excludes the first $250 of every claim from the calculation. This change is designed to encourage employers to … Read more »

19Oct 2018
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State Fund Lowers Rates for 2019

Good news for your clients! State Fund submitted an updated rate filing to the California Department of Insurance to reduce our overall rate level (base rate change) by 10.4%. The intended result is a reduction of collectible premium by 10%. … Read more »

19Oct 2018
State Fund

Free Employer Education Seminars for You and Your Clients

“Workers’ Compensation Insurance is so easy to understand”, said no one ever! Because workers’ compensation insurance can be complex, State Fund offers a variety of free, in-person seminars and employer education programs to support California employers. Your clients might appreciate … Read more »