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A.M. Best Affirms Ratings of Employers Holdings, Inc. and its Subsidiaries

Employers Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: EIG) (EMPLOYERS®) today announced insurance rating bureau A.M. Best has affirmed the financial strength rating of A- (Excellent) and issuer credit ratings (ICR) of "a-" of Employers Insurance Group and its four pooled property/casualty operating subsidiaries, Employers Insurance Company of Nevada (EICN) (Nevada), Employers Compensation Insurance Company (ECIC) (California), Employers Preferred Insurance Company (EPIC) and Employers Assurance Company (EAC) (both of Florida). Concurrently, A.M. Best has affirmed the ICR of “bbb-” of EMPLOYERS parent holding company, Employers Holdings, Inc.

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EMPLOYERS Participates in Heart Walks and Runs Throughout the United States

EMPLOYERS’ employees and their families have been participating in this year’s American Heart Association® Heart Walks all across the country. As an organization, EMPLOYERS participated in ten walks/runs. The company has taken a proactive approach to spreading awareness of cardiovascular disease, which is the number one killer of all Americans. We’re hoping to help support the research efforts and communicate life-saving information that can help prevent cardiovascular diseases

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Employers Holdings, Inc. Reports Third Quarter 2013 Earnings and Declares Fourth Quarter 2013 Dividend

Employers Holdings, Inc. (“EHI” or the “Company”) (NYSE:EIG) today reported third quarter 2013 net income of $27.6 million or $0.86 per diluted share. Net income in the third quarter of 2012 was $7.8 million or $0.25 per diluted share.

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Barron’s 400 Selects EMPLOYERS

Employers Holdings, Inc. is excited to announce that the company has once again been selected to the Barron’s 400 Index. This is Employers Holdings Inc. fourth time being selected to the index since Barron’s 400 was created in 1997. With only about 6% of all North American publically-listed companies being selected to the Barron’s 400 Index, this demonstrates the financial strength, stability, and dependability of Employers Holdings, Inc.

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Employers Holdings, Inc. Schedules Third Quarter 2013 Earnings Release and Conference Call

Employers Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:EIG), a Nevada-based company whose subsidiaries are specialty providers of workers’ compensation insurance focused on small businesses, will review the company’s third quarter 2013 financial results during a conference call and webcast Thursday, November 7, 2013, at 8:30 a.m. PT. The webcast will be accessible on the Employers Holdings, Inc. web site at www.employers.com through the “Investors” link.

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EMPLOYERS Opioid Program Shows Results in Curbing Prescription Painkiller Addiction

Nationwide, there has been an alarming increase in the number of opioid pain medications prescribed to workers who are injured on the job. EMPLOYERS (NYSE: EIG), America's small business insurance specialist®, has completed the pilot test of an innovative program to prevent the abuse of prescription opioid drugs. The program has dramatically reduced the amount of medically unnecessary opioids prescribed and the time it takes to wean injured workers from them, once prescribed. It has also resulted in millions of dollars of cost savings over the past 18 months. Because the program has proved so successful, EMPLOYERS is now rolling it out on a broader scale.

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Employers Holdings, Inc. Appoints James Kroner and Michael McSally to Board of Directors

Employers Holdings, Inc., (NYSE: EIG) today announced the appointments of James Kroner and Michael McSally to its Board of Directors, effective September 26, 2013. “We are extremely pleased to welcome Jim Kroner and Mike McSally to the Employers Board,” said Douglas D. Dirks, president and chief executive officer of Employers Holdings, Inc. “Each of them brings a wealth of insurance experience and expertise to our Board that will benefit the company and our shareholders.”

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EMPLOYERS Named Top Innovator, 2013

EMPLOYERS today announced that it made this year’s InformationWeek 500 – a list of the top technology innovators in the U.S. EMPLOYERS made the prestigious list for the second year in a row by embracing mobile and cloud technologies that make it easier for small business policyholders, appointed agents and employees to do business with the company.

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2012 Workers Compensation Statistics

Workers’ compensation insurance covers more than 140 million U.S. workers, over 94 percent of employees. The total cost to employers of workers’ compensation insurance is more than $95 billion annually(1). Most of the 50 states, and several U.S. territories such as Puerto Rico and Guam, require businesses to purchase workers’ comp insurance. And workplace injuries are much more common than most people think. According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, 3 million nonfatal workplace accidents occurred in 2012. That adds up to 3.5 injured workers out of every 100 full-time workers. Most of these cases, almost 95 percent, involved occupational injuries, while workplace illnesses accounted for the other five percent(2).

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The New Hazcom Standard 2013

The Occupational Safety and Health Administration—is requiring workplaces nationwide to have employees trained on the newly issued Hazard Communication Standard (HCS), also known as the Hazcom Standard.

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Employers Holdings, Inc. Names Stephen V. Festa, Executive Vice President, Chief Operating Officer

Employers Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:EIG) today announced that effective August 25, 2013, Stephen V. Festa will become executive vice president, chief operating officer, overseeing all of EMPLOYERS workers' compensation business. Festa currently serves as senior vice president, chief claims officer, a position he has held with EMPLOYERS since 2004. He will be located in EMPLOYERS headquarters in Reno, Nevada.

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Employers Holdings, Inc. Reports Second Quarter 2013 Earnings and Declares Third Quarter 2013 Dividend

Employers Holdings, Inc. (“EHI” or the “Company”) (NYSE:EIG) today reported second quarter 2013 net income of $14.6 million or $0.46 per diluted share. Net income in the second quarter of 2012 was $5.0 million or $0.16 per diluted share.

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EMPLOYERS Introduces the New EACCESS®

In its ongoing commitment to increasing innovation and improving processes for small businesses and appointed insurance agents, EMPLOYERS (NYSE: EIG), America's small business insurance specialist®, has launched its new, enhanced EACCESS®, a web-based system which provides a user-friendly portal that significantly improves the customer experience.

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EMPLOYERS® Celebrates 100 Years of Keeping America’s Small Businesses Safe

EMPLOYERS (NYSE: EIG) will officially celebrate its 100th anniversary on July 31, 2013. For the past century, EMPLOYERS has played a significant role in increasing workplace safety for America’s small businesses, helping them to take a strategic approach to workers’ compensation insurance and protect their most important assets, their people.

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Employers Holdings, Inc. Schedules Second Quarter 2013 Earnings Release and Conference Call

Employers Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:EIG), a Nevada-based company whose subsidiaries are specialty providers of workers’ compensation insurance focused on small businesses, will review the company’s second quarter 2013 financial results during a conference call and webcast Thursday, August 8, 2013, at 8:30 a.m. PDT.

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New VP of Underwriting, Strategic Partnerships & Alliances (SPA)

EMPLOYERS (NYSE: EIG), America's small business insurance specialist®, has named Bradley N. Hatfield vice president of underwriting for Strategic Partnerships & Alliances (SPA).

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Employers Holdings, Inc. Schedules First Quarter 2013 Earnings Release and Conference Call

Employers Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:EIG), a Nevada-based company whose subsidiaries are specialty providers of workers’ compensation insurance focused on small businesses, will review the company’s first quarter 2013 financial results during a conference call and webcast Thursday, May 9, 2013, at 8:30 a.m. PDT.

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Employers Holdings, Inc. Announces Upcoming 2013 Meetings with Investors

Employers Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: EIG) today announced it plans to meet with investors the weeks of March 4 and March 18, 2013.

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Employers Holdings, Inc. Reports Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2012 Earnings and Declares First Quarter 2013 Dividend

Employers Holdings, Inc. (“EHI” or the “Company”) (NYSE:EIG) today reported fourth quarter 2012 net income of $87.8 million or $2.82 per diluted share compared with net income of $20.0 million or $0.58 per diluted share in the fourth quarter of 2011. Full year net income was $106.9 million or $3.37 per diluted share in 2012 compared with $48.6 million or $1.30 per diluted share in 2011.

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Employers Holdings, Inc. Schedules Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2012 Earnings Release and Conference Call

Employers Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:EIG), a Nevada-based company whose subsidiaries are specialty providers of workers’ compensation insurance focused on small businesses, will review the company’s fourth quarter and full year 2012 financial results during a conference call and webcast Thursday, February 28, 2013, at 8:00 a.m. PT.

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EMPLOYERS Inducted into Nevada’s Center for Entrepreneurship and Technology Hall of Fame

EMPLOYERS has been inducted into Nevada’s Center for Entrepreneurship and Technology (NCET) Hall of Fame. The award recognizes Greater Reno-Tahoe’s top technology companies and entrepreneurs.

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EMPLOYERS Names New M.D. (2013)

EMPLOYERS, America’s small business insurance specialist®, has named Dwight L. Robertson, M.D. as Medical Director. In this role, Dr. Robertson will provide strategic physician oversight for the clinical direction of medical services for EMPLOYERS, as well as medical expertise with respect to the Company’s clinical policies, procedures and programs. He will work closely with the claims leadership team in the management and development of EMPLOYERS workers’ compensation provider networks.

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