The Pacific Coast Association of Public Insurance Adjusters (formerly recognized as the California Association of Public Insurance Adjusters) was founded in 1978. It brings together public insurance adjusters and their supporters to promote, protect, and aid the public adjusting profession. Members are committed to prioritizing their clients' best interests and maintaining integrity in their professional conduct.
Public adjuster members must adhere to the PCAPIA Code of Ethics and hold licenses in one or more of the following states: California, Oregon, Washington, Hawaii, and Alaska. Supporters of the association include individuals, firms, and organizations providing services or products utilized by the property insurance claims community.