Welcome to your Agent Guide
This is your resource for news, rate information, our training calendar, materials for selling SAIF, and Business Online—the secure app that lets you access your book of business, check a client profile, issue a certificate of insurance, use saifQuote, and more.
SAIF’s free ag safety and health workshops return in November
The annual employer trainings will be held in 16 cities from October to March, including nine in Spanish.
Oregon OSHA’s new recordkeeping rule: what employers need to know
Enforcement won’t begin until December 1, 2017, but it’s a good idea to get started now.
Colin Sick to save the day
Feeling ill? Follow the advice of our newest flu fighter and stay home to avoid infecting others.
Safety pays—again and again
SAIF will return two dividends to its customers this year: one based on premium alone, and another based on safety performance.
Pure premium rate to drop 14 percent in 2018
The basic rate Oregon employers pay will decrease again next year.
Wrap-up insurance programs | an overview
Wrap-ups, used primarily in construction projects, make it easier to control exposures.
Latest culinary pairing: Oregon Restaurant & Lodging Assoc. and SAIF
The brand new partnership aims to reduce worker injuries and provides discounts for eligible ORLA members.
Discounts announced for OGSERP members
Employers who have a better-than-average loss history and meet the group program criteria may qualify.
Changing how we manage claims
Work is beginning on moving to a “cradle-to-grave” structure that retains our customer focus.
Legislative session update
New laws bump MLAC terms to three years and increase some PTD benefits.
Post-injury drug testing
New rules prohibit retaliating against employees for reporting work-related injuries and illnesses.
- For more, see the agent guide news archive, and the agent training calendar.