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Welcome to Pioneer Specialty Insurance Company

Pioneer Specialty Insurance Company is the wholly owned, niche-focused subsidiary of the Western National Insurance Group, a super-regional insurance group represented by the Independent Insurance Agency system. Known previously as Pioneer Insurance, the company was refocused and renamed in 2008 following the merger of its parent company, the Farmers Home Group, with Western National Insurance Group. Pioneer Specialty operates as a specialty insurance company in Illinois, Iowa, Minnesota, North Dakota, South Dakota, Wisconsin and as a commercial insurance company in Idaho, Montana, Nevada, Oregon, Utah, and Washington.

Along with the other pooled companies of the Western National Insurance Group, Pioneer Specialty maintains a financial rating of A+ (Superior) from A.M. Best and is recognized as a Trusted Choice® company.

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Our Mission

Pioneer Specialty is proud to adopt the mission of the Western National Insurance Group:

To act with integrity in the service of others.

We will achieve this mission by maintaining financial strength, and by establishing lasting relationships with people and businesses who share these attributes with us: