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Be smarter at
risk management.

Providing innovative risk management solutions for its public agency partners for more than 40 years, the California Joint Powers Insurance Authority (California JPIA) is one of the largest municipal self-insurance pools in the state, with more than 120 member cities and other governmental agencies. Members actively participate in shaping the organization to provide important coverage for their operations. The California JPIA provides innovative risk management solutions through a comprehensive portfolio of programs and services, including liability, workers’ compensation, pollution, property, and earthquake coverage, as well as extensive risk management training and loss control services.

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The California JPIA’s greatest value is the knowledge, experience, and expertise of its staff. They have dealt with practically every type of liability claim out there. They have a successful track record, an excellent training program to impart lessons learned from prior situations and cases, and an excellent panel of attorneys that are well experienced in how to successfully defend in litigation and protect municipalities and their officers.
– Mark Alexander, City Manager, City of La Cañada Flintridge

The California Joint Powers Insurance Authority is a respected risk management leader that cares passionately about its members and provides personal approaches to its members’ needs.
– Jim Lewis, City Manager, City of Pismo Beach

Why We Chose the California JPIA