Colorado Livestock Association safety group members are committed to creating safe workplaces for their families and employees.

Since 2001, the CLA Safety Group Program has paid out over $3.5 million in Safety Group Dividends to its Safety Group Policyholders. For the past several years the CLA Safety Group Program has achieved a Safety Group Dividend for its Safety Group Policyholders.

The CLA Safety Group Program has been in place since 2001 and benefits its members by:

Reducing Worker’s Compensation Premiums by promoting Safety and Claims Management in the Workplace

Providing an upfront 4% discount on your Worker’s Compensation Premium

Offering CLA Safety Group Policyholders the eligibility for a Safety Group Dividend, which is evaluated based on the overall performance of the CLA Safety Group and individual policyholders

Improving Risk Management and Loss Control

Aligning Industry Specific Safety Training and Materials

Providing Individualized Service from the CLA Safety Group Pinnacol Service Team

Video Training for Beef and Dairy Handlers in English and Spanish

CLA produced training videos capturing the key messages from recent live animal handling trainings to aid CLA members in stockmanship and transportation training for their employees.

The videos are now available in English and Spanish!

The training videos feature industry experts Dr. Dean Fish, Stockmanship Clinician, Ranch Manager, Santa Fe Ranch, and Libby Bigler, Colorado Beef Quality Assurance Coordinator, who provided low-stress cattle handling and loading demonstrations, scoring systems for body condition and mobility, fitness for transport assessments, and many other resources.

A Handling and Transportation Safety Guidelines reference document will be available very soon! Stay tuned!

View the English training video here.

View the Spanish training video here.

Safety Group Meetings

CLA Safety Group members are required to complete two safety seminars to maintain the 4% premium discount.

CLA Safety Group meetings are held throughout the year both in-person and virtually. For more information on upcoming meetings go to our Events page.

Members may attend a meeting hosted by CLA or complete an online webinar to fulfill the safety meeting credits. 

Additional Safety Training

Offered by Pinnacol Assurance

  • View upcoming trainings offered by Pinnacol Assurance here.
  • Register to complete an online webinar for safety training credit through J.J. Keller.

Offered by CLA Brokers

View risk management resources and trainings from our Endorsed Brokers:

Safety Spotlight

Exclusive to members, the Safety Spotlight is a monthly email containing safety training materials in English and Spanish. Fill out the form below to sign-up!

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Safety Resources

CLA has compiled numerous resources from safety organizations including Claims Management forms, Return to Work Program examples, and more. Click the button below to view a list of safety related organizations and safety program templates.

CLA members have access to bilingual templates for employee handbooks, job descriptions, animal care policies and more! Contact the office for more information.

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