Washington, D.C. 20549



Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934

February 24, 2021

Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported)


(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)




(State or other jurisdiction


(IRS Employer

of incorporation)

File Number)

Identification No.)

20 Custom House Street, Boston, Massachusetts 02110

(Address of principal executive offices including zip code)

(617) 951-0600

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Not Applicable

(Former name or former address, if changed since last report)

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Common Stock, par value $0.01 per share


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Item 2.02 Results of Operations and Financial Condition.

In a press release dated February 24, 2021, Safety Insurance Group, Inc. (the “Registrant”) announced its fourth quarter 2020 results. The Registrant’s press release dated February 24, 2021 is furnished herewith as Exhibit 99.1.

Item 5.02 Department of Directors or Certain Officers; Election of Directors; Appointment of Certain Officers; Compensatory Arrangements of Certain Officers.


(b) On February 24, 2021, David K. McKown, a member of the Company’s Board of Directors, communicated his intention to resign at the end of his current term, which is the next annual meeting on May 19, 2021.  Mr. McKown has been a member of the Company’s Board of Directors since June of 2002.


(c) On February 24, 2021, Glenn R. Hiltpold, 50, was appointed the Company’s Vice President of Actuarial Services, effective March 1, 2021. Mr. Hiltpold, a Fellow of the Casualty Actuarial Society, has held the Director of Actuarial Services position with the Company since 2004 and has been an employee of the Company for 21 years. Mr. Hiltpold and the Company executed a one-year employment contract, to be renewed annually on approval from the Board of Directors, at an annual compensation of $250,000 with benefits comparable to other officers of the Company. The foregoing is a summary only and does not purport to be a complete description of all of the terms, provisions, covenants and agreements contained in the employment contract.

There are no family relationships between Mr. Hiltpold and any director, executive officer or person nominated or chosen by the Company to become a director or executive officer. Additionally, there have been no transactions involving Mr. Hiltpold that would require disclosure under Item 404(a) of Regulation S-K.

Item 9.01 Financial Statements and Exhibits.

(d)  Exhibits. The following exhibit is furnished herewith:

Exhibit Number



Text of press release issued by the Registrant dated February 24, 2021

104The cover page from this Current Report on form 8-K, formatted in Inline XBRL


Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the Registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.

Safety Insurance Group, Inc. (Registrant)

Date: February 24, 2021



Christopher T. Whitford

V.P., Chief Financial Officer and Secretary