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Company Details
Address: 400 NE Baker Street
City: McMinnville
State: OR
ZIP Code: 97128
Phone Number: 800-888-2141
AM Best Rating: A-
URL where was collected the AM Best Rating: http://www.ambest.com/ratings/
Lines of Insurance: auto, home
States Licensed To Sell Insurance In: CA, ID, NV, OR, WA
Type of Insurance Company: Mutual
Top executive Contact: Brian Steffel
Title of Top executive: CEO/President
Assets & Premiums: 2013: Premiums: $157.8 million
Insurance subsidiaries:
  1. Western Protectors Insurance Co.
Company Rating 2.32 (31 reviews)

Company Overview:


Company History: The Company was founded in December, 1894, under the name of Oregon Fire Relief Association whose sole purpose was writing fire insurance. In 1930, the Company’s name was changed to Oregon Mutual Fire Insurance Company. In 1948, it became licensed to write casualty insurance. In 1955, the Company’s name was again changed to Oregon Mutual Insurance Company.
Principle Sales Methods: Oregon Mutual has approximately 800 independent agent locations.

Auto Business: Oregon mutual offers a variety of coverages including specialty vehicle coverage for antique and classic cars as well as motorhomes.
Homeowners Business: Oregon Mutual offers a variety of homeowners coverage, including policies for condominium unit owners.

Special Business: Oregon Mutual sells a variety of commercial plans, including Farm/Agribusiness/Ranch insurance.