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HEMIC’s Gamechanger” Featured in Hawaii Business Magazine

Since our inception, HEMIC has been a gamechanger — and we’re pleased to be recognized as such by Hawaii Business in this month’s issue:  “HEMIC’s Gamechanger”. We were founded to solve a problem that the state of Hawaii and Hawaii businesses were facing with workers’ compensation. Our creation as a private, mutual insurance company was a demonstration of innovative leadership in Hawaii: the legislation that enabled our existence represented an unprecedented partnership of private business and government working together to solve a market problem. Today, as we enter our 20th Anniversary year, we celebrate how far HEMIC has come to... Read More

HEMIC Selects Guidewire Products with Cloud Delivery Through PWC

Hawaii-based work comp provider to use PwC-hosted Guidewire core, data, and digital products to improve business agility and lower costs HONOLULU, Hawaii and FOSTER CITY, Calif., November 14, 2016 – Hawaii Employers’ Mutual Insurance Company (HEMIC), Hawaii’s largest provider of workers’ compensation insurance, and Guidewire Software, Inc. (NYSE: GWRE), a provider of software products to Property/Casualty (P/C) insurers, today announced that HEMIC has selected Guidewire InsuranceSuite™, Rating Management, and Client Data Management as its policy administration, underwriting, rating, client data management, billing, and claims management platform. The company has also selected Guidewire DataHub™ and InfoCenter as its data management and... Read More

HEMIC Named One of “Hawaii’s Best Workplaces 2016”

HEMIC has been honored in Pacific Business News’ 2016 awards for “Hawaii’s Best Workplaces”, which recognizes the excellent spirit and diverse characteristics of the top companies in Hawaii. This year, 23 companies made the list, and HEMIC is one of six honorees in the medium-sized company category. The honorees were chosen in part based on Quantum Workplaces’ “Best Places to Work” survey, which polls employees for engagement, “happiness factor” , corporate culture and benefits. Employee engagement was considered in six core areas: communication and resources, individual needs, manager effectiveness, personal engagement, team dynamics, and trust in leadership. HEMIC has been... Read More

HEMIC Directors Declare $3 Million Dividend

September 6, 2016 – HONOLULU.  The Board of Directors of Hawaii Employers’ Mutual Insurance Company, Inc. (HEMIC) has declared a $3 million dollar dividend payable to qualifying policyholders. This is the tenth consecutive year that the HEMIC Board of Directors has authorized a multi-million dollar dividend and, relative to earnings, the highest dividend share declared to date. With this dividend, HEMIC will have returned over $28 million dollars to Hawaii businesses over the last decade. Policyholders insured with HEMIC for more than one policy year and who possess demonstrated safety records qualify for the dividend, which will be distributed in... Read More