About Us

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

Since 1972 we’ve been providing workers’ compensation coverage to businesses in all of the Western States, specifically: 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, San Diego, and Portland.

Our depth of experience and long-standing commitment to the California workers’ compensation market 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 October 28, 2020, AM Best upgraded Republic Indemnity Company of America and Republic Indemnity Company of California’s Financial Strength Rating (FSR) to “A+” (Superior) from “A”. The FSR is the most recognized rating in the industry and represents an insurer’s ability to meet ongoing insurance policy and contract obligations. 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.

Republic Indemnity Executive Officers

Allen Goodwin
President

Dave Mitchell
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