The State Accident Insurance Fund Corporation (SAIF) is a not-for-profit, state-chartered workers’ compensation insurance company in the U.S. state of Oregon. It provides workers' compensation insurance and workplace safety services for Oregon employers, and claim management for injured workers. It is based in Salem, Oregon. SAIF was created in 1914 by the Oregon Legislative Assembly as a state agency, and in 1980 became Americas first public corporation specializing in workers' compensation insurance. A Board of Directors, appointed by the governor, oversees the companys operations. Kerry Barnett is the current president and chief executive officer of SAIF. SAIF celebrated its 100th year in business in 2014.