About Us

We have one product and one focus: Workers’ Compensation insurance.

We’ve been providing workers’ compensation coverage to businesses since 1972. We write business in the following Western States: CA, AK, AZ, NM, CO, TX, UT, MT, OR, ID, KS, MO, and NV.

Republic Indemnity is headquartered in Calabasas, California, with offices in San Francisco and San Diego.

Our depth of experience and long-standing commitment to the workers’ compensation market in California and other Western States enables us to provide the highest level of service and outcomes for our clients. We develop innovative solutions to meet the needs of our policyholders, and we build strong relationships with our independent insurance agents and brokers, who write our business and are critical to our success.

Republic Indemnity Company of America and Republic Indemnity Company of California are members of Great American Insurance Group and subsidiaries of American Financial Group, Inc., which is a publicly traded company on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol AFG.

In a fiercely competitive marketplace our financial strength remains unshaken. On December 3, 2021, Republic Indemnity Company of America and Republic Indemnity Company of California were rated "A+" (Superior) by AM Best. Republic Indemnity Company of America and Republic Indemnity Company of California have been rated "A-" (Excellent) or better by AM Best for over 40 years.

Watch our video below. President Allen Goodwin announces our 50th anniversary this year in 2022 and explains how we are taking steps to create our legacy of the future. 

Republic Indemnity Executive Officers

Allen Goodwin
President

Jim Hurley
Senior Vice President, Claims

Sean Pepper
Senior Vice President, Underwriting

Craig Borstelmann
Senior Vice President & Chief Financial Officer

David Simmeth
Senior Vice President & Chief Information Officer