Employers Holdings, Inc. Leadership to Present at FPK Small & Mid-Cap Bank and Insurance Conference

RENO, Nev. — June 16, 2009 — Employers Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: EIG) announced key members of its senior leadership team will present at the Fox-Pitt Kelton Small & Mid-Cap Bank and Insurance Conference scheduled June 17-18, 2009 at the Roosevelt Hotel in New York City.

Douglas Dirks, chief executive officer, Martin Welch, president and chief operating officer, and William Yocke, chief financial officer, are scheduled to present on Wednesday, June 17, 2009 at 9:30 a.m. EDT. Employers Holdings’ management team’s presentation will be broadcast live over the Internet in the “Investor Relations” section of the company’s web site at http://investor.eig.com/phoenix.zhtml?c=204727&p=irol-irhome (link no longer online).

Contact Information

Media Contact: Lauren Meckstroth, The Abbi Agency
(775) 446-4678 or lauren@theabbiagency.com

Company Contact: Mike Paquette
(775) 327-2562 or mpaquette@employers.com

Investor Relations Contact: Adam Prior, The Equity Group, Inc.
(212) 836-9606 or aprior@equityny.com

About Employers Holdings, Inc.

EMPLOYERS® and America’s small business insurance specialist® are registered trademarks of EIG Services, Inc. Employers Holdings, Inc. is a holding company with subsidiaries that are specialty providers of workers’ compensation insurance and services focused on select, small businesses engaged in low-to-medium hazard industries. The Company operates throughout the United States, with the exception of four states that are served exclusively by their state funds. Insurance is offered through Employers Insurance Company of Nevada, Employers Compensation Insurance Company, Employers Preferred Insurance Company, Employers Assurance Company and Cerity Insurance Company, all rated A- (Excellent) by the A.M. Best Company. Not all companies do business in all jurisdictions. See employersstage.wpengine.com and www.cerity.com for coverage availability.