Marc S. ByrnesMarc S. Byrnes to be Honored at The Diversity Center of Northeast Ohio’s Humanitarian Award Dinner

Author: oswaldcompanies | Date:November 15th, 2018 | Category: Blog, News

CLEVELAND – Nov. 15, 2018 – Marc S. Byrnes, Chairman of Oswald Companies, will be recognized at the 64th Annual Humanitarian Dinner on Wednesday Nov. 28, 2018, at the Renaissance Cleveland Hotel. Presented by The Diversity Center of Northeast Ohio, Marc will be honored with the PwC LeadDiversity Alumni Award for his outstanding dedication and […]

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OSHA Cracking Down on 300A SubmissionsRisk Updates: OSHA Cracking Down on 300A Submissions

Author: Lara Ward | Date:October 30th, 2018 | Category: Blog, Property & Casualty

OSHA has launched a program to specifically target companies that did not submit their 2016 OSHA 300A information. If you didn’t electronically submit your 2017 OSHA 300A information, submit it today! The U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) is initiating the Site-Specific Targeting 2016 (SST-16) Program using injury and illness information […]

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Register Your Drone With the FAA Before You Fly

Author: oswaldcompanies | Date:October 25th, 2018 | Category: Blog, Business Risk, Property & Casualty

Are you currently operating, hiring a subcontractor, or contemplating using a drone in your business? Take a moment to read a recent update on the requirements for an “unmanned” aircraft. The use of drones, or “unmanned aircraft” as they are often referred to within an insurance policy, is becoming more prevalent daily. Drones are being […]

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John FlowersTaylor Oswald Welcomes John Flowers to Cleveland Risk Management Team

Author: oswaldcompanies | Date:October 23rd, 2018 | Category: Blog, News, Property & Casualty

CLEVELAND – Oct. 23, 2018 – Taylor Oswald, a risk management and insurance firm, and partner organization of Oswald Companies, has announced the addition of John Flowers to their Cleveland risk management team. He specializes in working with clients to plan, consult and deploy strategic risk management plans. In his role as Sales Executive, Flowers […]

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Group Buying ProgramsGroup Buying Programs and Regulatory Changes Expand Healthcare Options for Small and Mid-Size Businesses

Author: Al Rubosky | Date:October 19th, 2018 | Category: Blog, Employee Benefits

It is no secret that sole proprietors and middle market employers have faced challenges when purchasing healthcare insurance for themselves and their employees. Sole proprietors find the rising costs of purchasing on the individual market a hindrance to securing the best coverage. Small employers are often limited in their selections due to size and the […]

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Internet Crossing GuardSocial Media Check: How to Become your Family’s “Internet Crossing Guard”

Author: Kimberly Lucarelli | Date:October 12th, 2018 | Category: Blog, Personal Risk

People of all generations are embracing social media: we want to interact with others, to know what they are doing and talking about. Today, dozens of social platforms and messenger applications promise us the ability to do this instantly. Research shows that people today spend up to two hours each day on social media sites, […]

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Water Damage WPWater Damage: Exposures To Your Home and The Insurance That Can Protect You

Author: Sarah Limeer | Date:October 3rd, 2018 | Category: Blog, Personal Risk

Water can be complex, especially when viewed from an insurance lens. This may be why so many questions are raised when evaluating a claim for damage caused by water. Is there coverage? What is the deductible? Should I have purchased special coverage or higher limits? We hope the following examples will help to answer these […]

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ManufacturingHarassment Charges Hit Manufacturing Hard: The Cost of Turning a Blind Eye

Author: Josh Fragoso | Date:September 26th, 2018 | Category: Blog, Property & Casualty

The potential for employment practices claims such as sexual harassment allegations, discrimination and wrongful termination has manufacturers on edge, according to the 400 respondents to MAGNET’s Manufacturing Survey. The survey, sponsored by Oswald, asked manufacturers to identify their top concerns and employee lawsuits sit in the top ten. While major manufacturers are most likely to […]

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Oswald Commemorates 125th Anniversary By Pledging Over $250,000 To Community Programs

Author: oswaldcompanies | Date:September 24th, 2018 | Category: Blog, News

CLEVELAND – Sept. 24, 2018 – Oswald Companies, one of the nation’s largest independent, employee-owned insurance companies, celebrated its 125th year of business by giving back to area nonprofits who serve Northeast Ohio. On the evening of Sept. 22, 2018, Oswald welcomed clients, partners and civic leaders for its “Community in Lights” celebration at the […]

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