SafeCo Insurance Company

Safeco Corporation

SafeCo Insurance Company
Type Mutual Company - Member of the Liberty Mutual Group Companies
Founded Seattle, Washington (1923)
Headquarters Seattle, Washington, USA
Key people Michael Hughes, President
Industry Insurance
Products Insurance, Auto Insurance, Homeowners Insurance, Liability Insurance, Title Insurance

SafeCo Insurance Company Info

Lines of Insurance:
Auto, Life, Homeowners

States licensed to sell insurance in:
AL, AK, AZ, AR, CA, CO, CT, FL, GA, ID, IL, IN, IA, KS, KY, LA, MD, MI, MN, MS, MO, MT, NE, NV, NH, NJ, NM, NY, NC, ND, OH, OK, OR, PA, SC, SD, TN, TX, UT, VT, VA, WA, WV, WI, WY

Type of Insurance Company: Stock

Name of Parent Company - Safeco Corporation

Insurance subsidiaries:
Safeco Property & Casualty Insurance
Safeco Surety

SafeCo Insurance Company Rating - Best Insurance Reports: A

Company Financial Status:
Ticker Symbol: SAF
Assets & Premiums: 2005 Financials:
Revenues = $6.351 Billion
Income =691 Million

Safeco is an insurance company with its head quarters located at Seattle, Washington in USA. It aims to protect insurance coverage, for individuals as well as families since its establishment in 1923. Safeco provides local agents who serve the customers with fast, comprehensive service along with personal advice. Safeco Insurance has taken membership from a well-known national U.S. insurance company, which is Liberty Mutual Group, which ranks on the Fortune 100 list among largest U.S. corporations.

History

Safeco when founded in the year 1923 was known as “The General”. Hawthorne K. Dent who was founder “The General” was insurance executive. His main aim behind the initiation of this organization was with a vision to pioneer totally a whole new approach in the Insurance industry. SAFECO was created has a subsidiary to “The General” in the year 1953. SAFECO means Selective Auto and Fire Insurance Company of America. In life insurance businesses they were strong competitive to the fast-growing national companies in America. By the year 1960, they started offering mutual funds as well as commercial lines of credit to the customers.

In the year 1997, it acquired American States Financial Corporation and started expanding its business into Rocky Mountains in the east. And then it entered into leading insurance writer for businesses that will range from small to mid-size. While in the year 2002 it strategically proved its financial strength and grew more powerfully. In the year 2008, Safeco has taken membership in Liberty Mutual Insurance, from then onwards it focused entirely on personal insurance. Safeco Insurance company present president is Matthew Nickerson.

Policies

Safeco Life Insurance provides best insurance policies which are following:

  1. Auto Insurance
  2. Home Insurance
  3. Renters Insurance
  4. Condo Insurance
  5. Boat/ Watercraft Insurance
  6. Classic Car Insurance
  7. Motor Cycle Insurance
  8. RV Insurance
  9. Umbrella Insurance
  10. Landlord Protection Insurance
  11. Liability Insurance and
  12. Title Insurance

Safeco provides policies with best combination of insurance coverage, value as well as price. Generally the prices depend on the type of insurance selected by the customer.

How to Claim

Safeco Insurance provides step-by-step guidance to its customer with an easy approach in filing as well as tracking a claim. It also has claims center which helps to process various types of claim insurances without much difficulty. Also it provides customer care to file a claim by just dialing with 7 days a week and 24 hours per day.

Acquisitions by Safeco

Safeco insurance has acquired the following insurance companies

  • In the year 1997, American States Financial Corporation was acquitted.
  • In the year 1997, Washington Mutual’s Life Insurance Company was purchased.
  • In the year 1999, Safeco purchased R.F. Bailey limited of London.

SafeCo Insurance Phone Number & Contact Details

SafeCo Headquarters

Safeco Corporation
Safeco Plaza
Seattle, WA 98185-0001
(206) 545-5000

Street Address:
4333 Brooklyn Avenue NE
Seattle, WA 98185

Safeco Property and Casualty Insurance Companies

Regions

Northwest Region
4854 154th Place NE
Redmond, WA 98052-6664
(425) 376-7700
(800) 562-1018

Southwest Region
120 Vantis, Suite 130
Aliso Viejo, CA 92656-2676
(949) 860-6000
(888) 306-9137

Central Region
1600 N. Collins Boulevard
Richardson, TX 75080-3666
(972) 808-4000
(800) 472-5357

Southeast Region
2055 Sugarloaf Circle
Duluth, GA 30097-4363
(678) 417-3000
(800) 231-6047

Northeast Region
500 N. Meridian Street
Indianapolis, IN 46204-1275
(317)-262-6262
(800) 262-7055

SafeCO Customer Care Centers

Seattle Customer Care Center
2300 223rd Street SE
Canyon Park Commons,
Building 3
Bothell, WA 98073-4432
(800) 332-3226

Spokane Customer Care Center
22425 East Appleway Ave.
Liberty Lake, WA 99019-9514
(800) 332-3226

Atlanta Customer Care Center
2055 Sugarloaf Circle
Duluth, GA 30097-4363
(866) 472-3326

Denver Customer Care Center
14123 Denver West Parkway
Golden, CO 80401-3116
(800) 332-3226

Indianapolis Customer Care Center
500 N Meridian Street
Indianapolis, IN 46204-1275
(800) 332-3226

SafecoService Offices

Chicago Service Center
2800 W. Higgins Road,
Suite 1000
Hoffman Estates, IL 60169
(847) 490-2900
(800) 845-4429

Hartford Service Office
700 Stanley Drive
New Britain, CT 06053-1679
(800) 245-5365

Portland Service Office
16505 Southwest 72nd Avenue,
Building F
Portland, OR 97224-7705
(503) 635-9111
(800) 452-4970

St. Louis Service Office
1400 South Highway Drive
Fenton, MO 63026-2281
(636) 825-3100
(800) 325-3200

Safeco Surety Home Office
Adams Building
4634 154th PL NE
Redmond, WA 98052-5363
(425) 376-6535

National Program Facility Division
4514 154th Pl. NE
Redmond, WA 98052-5315
(425) 376-5500
Fax: (425) 376-4815

Safeco Financial Institution Solutions
2677 N. Main Street, Suite 600
Santa Ana, CA 92705
(714) 571-3900

Safeco Management

Paula Rosput Reynolds
President and Chief Executive Officer, Safeco Corporation

Arthur Chong
Executive Vice President and Chief Legal Officer, Safeco Corporation

Mike Hughes
Executive Vice President-Insurance Operations, Safeco Insurance Companies

William Jenks
Chief Information Officer, Safeco Corporation

Ross Kari
Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, Safeco Corporation

Allie Mysliwy
Executive Vice President and Chief Business Services Officer, Safeco Corporation

Terri Dalenta
Senior Vice President-Claims and Customer Care, Safeco Insurance Companies

Kim Garland
President, Open Seas Insurance