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KPD Insurance is Oregon’s premier independent insurance agency. Our extraordinary team of insurance professionals work to deliver superior business and personal insurance solutions for our clients’ risk exposure.
KPD Insurance is proud to be an Oregon-based insurance business with international capabilities. From a startup agency in 1979, KPD has grown to one of the largest independent insurance agencies in the Northwest. Our founders, Ike Kingrey and Gordon Price, were strong entrepreneurs who knew that the key to success is delivering extraordinary service to their clients. They were right, and to this day we measure ourselves against the service excellence they demanded of themselves.
Our mission statement reads: We are “Team Kandu,” meaning we will, as a team, do everything we can to deliver the best insurance and risk management solutions for your needs. We accomplish this by adhering to our core values of service excellence and integrity through extraordinary teamwork, superior professionalism, and industry-leading innovation.
Employee Benefits News
- Survey Says ... HR Tech Spending on Rise Sierra-Cedar Vice President of Research and Analytics Stacey Harris says more than 50% of survey respondents reported that they will increase spending next year.
- New Change of Status Events The Internal Revenue Service issued Notice 2014-55 which allows employers to amend their Section 125 plans to recognize several new change in status events.
- Painkiller Problems According to two studies by the Workers Compensation Research Institute (WCRI), the vast majority of injured workers with long-term opioid use (opioids, such as morphine, oxycodone and hydrocodone, are effective pain relievers but can be highly addictive) did not receive standard treatments for chronic opioid-use management, such as drug screening, psychological evaluations and physical therapy.