Risk UpdatesRisk Updates: OSHA 300A Form Due July 1

Author: oswaldcompanies | Date:June 8th, 2018 | Category: Blog, Property & Casualty

This is the second consecutive year OSHA requires an electronic submission of the 2017 OSHA 300A Form.  Due Date: July 1, 2018.    Who: Establishments with 250 or more employees that are currently required to keep OSHA injury and illness records, and establishments with 20-249 employees that are classified in certain industries with historically high rates of occupational […]

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FloodApril Showers Bring May Floods

Author: Kimberly Lucarelli | Date:May 24th, 2018 | Category: Blog, Personal Risk

You do not need to live in a flood zone to experience a flood. The following article from our partners at Assurex Global, “April Showers Brings May Floods,” indicates that nearly 25% of flood insurance claims come from areas mapped outside high-risk ‘flood zone’ areas. Further, according to U.S. Spring Outlook posted by National Oceanic and […]

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Aging ServicesM&A Strategy Considerations for Senior Healthcare Providers

Author: Jake Pease | Date:May 21st, 2018 | Category: Blog, Business Risk, Property & Casualty

As a follow up to our last article, Changes Role through Senior Housing Market, we introduce the topic of “Mergers and Acquisitions Strategy.” As the senior care industry continues to evolve, many owner/operators are looking to grow market share or exit. The challenging environment has led to an unprecedented number of ownership changes. Occupancy issues, staffing […]

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Transforming Risk Management PartnershipsTransforming Risk Management Partnerships

Author: Eddie Taylor | Date:May 15th, 2018 | Category: Blog, Business Risk, General

Six Qualities to Consider Nothing exists in a vacuum. This scientific principle holds as true for businesses as it does for physics. Complex interdependencies allow businesses to flourish and prosper in the short and long-term. Regardless of the role, successful partnerships require understanding, expertise and an ability to see beyond the immediate need. From suppliers […]

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Steve HoppSteve Hopp Joins Oswald’s Employee Benefits Team

Author: oswaldcompanies | Date:May 9th, 2018 | Category: Blog, Employee Benefits, News

CLEVELAND – May 9, 2018 – Oswald Companies has announced the addition of Steve Hopp to the Cleveland employee benefits team. In his role as Senior Sales Executive, Hopp partners with organizations to develop and implement innovative and sustainable total rewards solutions encompassing employee benefits, private equity and independent schools. “Steve is highly recognized for his […]

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The Eye of the Storm: Hurricane Aftermath Lingers for Commercial Properties

Author: John Mark Tichar | Date:May 1st, 2018 | Category: Blog, Property & Casualty

The 2017 hurricane season was like no other in history. Many faced devastation unseen in recent history. For commercial property owners, having professional risk advisors and the right insurance coverages offered better recovery experiences and quicker relief, even as impacts linger. According to National Geographic, 2017 was the most expensive hurricane season in history. In […]

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Cleveland Goes Red for WomenOswald Goes Red for Women’s Heart Health

Author: oswaldcompanies | Date:April 23rd, 2018 | Category: Blog, News

On Friday, Feb. 2, the James B. Oswald Company went Red! The Oswald Women’s Leadership Council brought the American Heart Association’s National Wear Red Day to the entire Oswald team. National Wear Red Day is held on the first Friday in February every year to raise awareness, support educational programs, and increase women’s awareness and research […]

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Uninsured and Underinsured Motorists LiabilityFive Reasons Why You Need Uninsured and Underinsured Motorists Liability

Author: Dan Gordyan | Date:April 17th, 2018 | Category: Blog, Personal Risk

Don’t get caught driving without it. Uninsured motorists and underinsured motorists coverage, commonly referred to as “UM/UIM” coverage, provides you with bodily injury protection in an auto accident which is caused by another party who has low, or no limits of liability. If you are involved in an accident where you sustain bodily injury, and […]

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Vacant SignThe Challenges of Vacant Property

Author: Susan Tobbe | Date:April 10th, 2018 | Category: Blog, Business Risk, General, Property & Casualty

Everyone Knows What That Is (Or Do They?) When the U.S. economy tanked in 2007, everyone with more than a piggy bank and a bicycle was affected. Notable among the casualties, the commercial real estate market was significantly impacted. Demand for office space plummeted as employers were forced to shed payroll. While U.S. office vacancy […]

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Family Office ForumFamily Enterprise: Building Legacies That Last [FORUM]

Author: oswaldcompanies | Date:April 4th, 2018 | Category: Blog, Events, News

CLEVELAND – April 4 – Oswald Companies will host its second annual Family Office Forum “Building Legacies That Last.” This event, taking place Wednesday, May 9 at the Oswald Conference Center from 8:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m., will give you an opportunity to engage with and learn from our experienced Keynote speakers, on the following topics: […]

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