AMERISAFE Announces Date of Annual Meeting of Shareholders and Record Date

AMERISAFE Announces Date of Annual Meeting of Shareholders and Record Date

DERIDDER, La., April 4, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- AMERISAFE, Inc.
(Nasdaq:AMSF), a specialty provider of high hazard workers' compensation
insurance, today announced that the Company has set the date of the company's
2013 annual meeting of shareholders for Friday, June 14, 2013. The meeting
will begin at 9:00 a.m. central time at AMERISAFE's corporate headquarters,
which are located at 2301 Highway 190 West in DeRidder, Louisiana 70634.The
record date for those eligible to receive notice of and to vote at the annual
meeting of shareholders is April 22, 2013.

About AMERISAFE

AMERISAFE, Inc. is a specialty provider of workers' compensation insurance
focused on small to mid-sized employers engaged in hazardous industries,
principally construction, trucking, manufacturing and agriculture.AMERISAFE
actively markets workers' compensation insurance in 30 states and the District
of Columbia.

CONTACT: Janelle Frost, EVP & CFO
         AMERISAFE, Inc.
         337-463-9052

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