EMPLOYERS® Recognized by American Heart Association as a Fit-Friendly Worksite

RENO, Nev. — April 4, 2014 — EMPLOYERS® (NYSE: EIG), America’s small business insurance specialist®, was recognized on April 2, 2014 by the American Heart Association as a Gold-level Fit-Friendly Worksite in Northern Nevada. This means EMPLOYERS:

The Fit-Friendly Worksite Recognition program is an award given by the American Heart Association that is intended to be a catalyst for positive change in the workplace. It recognizes worksites for making the health and wellness of their employees a priority.

Chris McLauchlin, vice president of human resources at EMPLOYERS and the chairman of the 2014 Northern Nevada American Heart and Stroke Association Walk in September said “EMPLOYERS will continue to find ways to promote health and wellness for our employees. Reno is the corporate headquarters for EMPLOYERS, and we are encouraging all our employees, at all EMPLOYERS’ locations, to join in and continue the efforts of being a Fit-Friendly company. We are looking forward to coming out in full force to support the American Heart & Stroke Association walk in September, here in Reno and in all of our office locations across the country.”

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.