Welcome to the Information Website for the Andrews v. State Auto Class Action Lawsuit.

A Class Action Lawsuit, Andrews v. State Auto Mutual Insurance Company, Case No. 2:21-cv-05867, has been filed in the Federal District Court for the Southern District of Ohio.

If your Ohio, Illinois, or Missouri private party vehicle was insured by State Auto Mutual Insurance Co. and you made a claim to State Auto for physical damage to a private party vehicle resulting in a total loss claim payment from State Auto between December 21, 2011, through September 1, 2022, this class action settlement may affect your rights.

  • A Proposed Settlement has been reached in a class action about whether State Auto failed to pay applicable Vehicle Sales Tax to Plaintiff and other insured in Ohio, Illinois, and Missouri.
  • You may qualify for payment if you timely submit a valid Claim Form.
  • Your legal rights are affected whether you act or do not act. Please read this website carefully.

Your Legal Rights and Options in This Settlement
Submit a Claim Form The only way to get a payment if you qualify.
Ask to be Excluded You get no payment. This is the only option that allows you to ever be part of any other lawsuit against State Auto over the legal claims in this case.
Object Write to the Court about why you do not agree with the Settlement.
Go to the Hearing Ask to speak in Court about the Settlement.
Do Nothing You get no payment. You give up rights.

These rights and options—and the deadlines to exercise them—are further explained in the Notice and on the Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) page of this website.