The Pennsylvania Insurance Consortium for Schools Program

Established by business managers, for business managers PICS was created in the early 80’s as a way to provide alternative insurance solutions to PA schools.  PICS is proud of our long history of serving PA schools, and our partnership with PASBO


How to Improve Workers' Compensation results for your school district

The Pennsylvania Consortium for School Program, or PICS, offers an exclusive, best-in-class, suite of services to PASBO member schools provided by Key Risk and EHD with the goal of maximizing your workers' comp experience.

What You'll Receive

  • Access to customized program data, training, and resources

  • Access to industry leading cost containment technology designed to increase productivity

  • Best-in-class claims service with aggressive claims management. Adjuster case load is 25% lower than industry average.

  • Leverage buying power of many schools to improve offerings / lower costs and gain the benefits that large districts enjoy

  • Potential individual dividends from 0-25% of premium based on performance

  • Annual risk management conference to share ideas and best practices with your peers

  • The only program that can marry your Innovu data with WC claims experience to pinpoint areas of opportunity for cost savings


"When it comes to Workers’ Compensation no organization wants a partner that is not reliable in claims administration. The EHD team and their partnership with Key Risk has provided our district with outstanding claims administration and customer service. The services have exceeded my expectations from the level of support, resources, and safety training opportunities for our employees.”

— Tom Caruso (Mifflinburg Area School District Business Administrator, PICS Board President)


Board Members

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    Tom Caruso

    Mifflinburg School District

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    Brian Snyder

    Central Susquehanna Intermediate Unit

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If your school district is ready to improve its Workers’ Comp results and save money, apply here.

Please call or email EHD’s Rob Thompson with further questions.


Commercial Insurance:
Contact: Jim Lewis

Employee Benefit Services:
Contact: Scott Radcliffe

Personal Insurance:
Contact: Kristy L. Gergal

EHD Surety:


1857 William Penn Way
PO Box 11600
Lancaster, PA 17605

Fax: 717-394-0842

Contact: Jon Miles

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