Safeco To Host First-Quarter Earnings Conference Call

Seattle-based Safeco will be announcing its first quarter financial results on a conference call to be held 11 a.m. EST on May 2, 2006. The call also will be archived later in the day for replay on the Internet at http://www.safeco.com/irwebcast.

During the call, Safeco’s quarterly supplemental financial information, including its 10-Q filing, will be posted at www.safeco.com/irsupplements.