Safeco Uninsured/Underinsured Motorist Coverage Settlement

Settlement Structure: Claims Made

Active: Closed

Closed Settlement Statement:

According to court documents, the claim submission deadline has passed. Please contact the claims administrator if you have any questions.

Case Summary:

Safeco Insurance Company of America was sued in relation to its uninsured/underinsured motorist (UM/UIM) coverage. The class action alleges that the forms use to select or reject such coverage during the class period were invalid, that policies should be reformed, and that persons insured under them who had accidents should have their claims adjusted.

Docket Number:


Filing Deadline: March 6, 2016

Class Period: May 20, 2004 to November 1, 2014

Final Approval Hearing: October 8, 2015

Proof of Purchase:

None for Subclass A members. For Subclass B members, information and documentation about the accident, injuries, damage, treatments, and other relevant matters.


You may be eligible if you had an auto policy with Safeco between May 20, 2004 and November 1, 2014 that did not offer “Equal Limits” uninsured and underinsured motorist (UM/UIM) coverage. There are two subclasses: Subclass A members, who did not have an accident under their policies, and Subclass B members, who did.

Members of Subclass B with current, pending claims with Safeco as of August 5, 2015 must opt in to the settlement by October 7, 2015 in order to have their claims fall under the terms of this settlement.

Typical Settlement Amount:

Varies according to many factors. Subclass A members, those who did not have an accident under the policies, will have their policies reformed. Subclass B members, those who did have an accident under the policies during the class period through the fault of an uninsured or underinsured driver, and who suffered bodily injuries that would have entitled them to receive money or additional money from

Total Settlement Amount: NA

Class Representative Proposed Incentive Fee:


Claim Form: Draft Claim Form (Call 1-866-567-4913 for actual claim form)

Case Name: Jason Casados v. Safeco Insurance Company of America

Settlement Website: Casados v. Safeco Settlement Website

Claims Administrator:
Rust Consulting

Claims Administrator Contact Information:

Casados v. Safeco Settlement Administrator

c/o Rust Consulting

P.O. Box 2237

Faribault, MN 55021-1637


Tags: Auto Insurance, Deceptive Insurance Practices