Office of Self-Insurance Plans (OSIP)

The Office of Self-Insurance Plans (OSIP) is a program within the director's office of the Department of Industrial Relations (DIR) responsible for the oversight and regulation of workers' compensation self insurance within California. OSIP is also responsible for establishing and insuring that required security deposits are posted by self insurers in amounts sufficient to collateralize against potential defaults by self insured employers and groups.

System Maintenance Notice

Due to ongoing improvements to the system, the Office of Self-Insurance Plans Online services (OSIPO) application system will be unavailable from from 5:00 p.m. PST on Friday, May 26th through 6:00 a.m. PST on Saturday, May 27, 2017, 2017. When visiting the website, if the system is unavailable, please try again later.

Self Insurance by the Numbers -
2014 Annual Report Statistics

$192 Billion total self-insured payroll
4.6 Million CA Workers covered by self-insurance
1 in 4 CA Workers is covered by self-insurance
7,129 CA Employers are active self-insurers