IICFOswald to Host Annual IICF Midwest Division Grantees Reception

Author: oswaldcompanies | Date:January 22nd, 2018 | Category: Blog, Events, News

CLEVELAND – Jan. 22, 2018 – Oswald Companies will host the Insurance Industry Charitable Foundation (IICF) Midwest Division Grantees Reception on Monday, Jan. 29, 2018, from 5:00 p.m. – 6:30 p.m. at the Oswald Centre. Jessica Jung, Oswald Executive Vice President and Managing Director, Property & Casualty, sits as the Chair of the Board of […]

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Marc S. ByrnesMarc S. Byrnes to be Recognized at the Rescuer of Humanity Awards

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

CLEVELAND – Jan. 15, 2018 – Marc S. Byrnes, Chairman of Oswald Companies, will be recognized at the 23rd Annual Rescuer of Humanity Awards Thursday, Jan. 18, 2018. Presented by the Values-in-Action Foundation, Marc will be honored with the Gordon E. Heffern Award for Values, Ethics and Community. A fixture in the Northeast Ohio civic community, Marc serves as […]

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Helping HandThe Confidential Advocate: Employee Assistance Program (EAP)

Author: Christina Schneider | Date:December 18th, 2017 | Category: Blog, Employee Benefits, General

Years ago, I was meeting with a commercial prospect. They were interviewing agents to see what additional benefits could be offered to re-engage their staff. As we continued our conversation, I learned that one of their floor managers, a highly skilled member of the team who typically motivated others, had lately seemed distracted and that […]

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Oswald WomenThe Year of Empowerment: Women’s Leadership Council 2017 Recap

Author: Stephanie Kovacs | Date:December 12th, 2017 | Category: Blog, General

What a year! Looking back at the events Oswald’s Women’s Leadership Council (WLC) hosted to empower women, I am humbled to be a part of a truly amazing movement. We started the year off with Empowerment through Awareness, a self-defense class. A group of Oswald women, currently going through leadership training, partnered with the Cleveland Police […]

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magnet survey 2018Manufacturers: Take the MAGNET 2018 Northeast Ohio Manufacturing Survey

Author: oswaldcompanies | Date:November 28th, 2017 | Category: Blog, Business Risk, General

Oswald Companies is proud to partner with MAGNET and sponsor its 2018 Northeast Ohio Manufacturing Survey. The survey represents the chance for manufacturers to benchmark their businesses against others in the industry and region, as well as impact the future of manufacturing in Northeast Ohio. Oswald invites you to take the survey below, which also helps our teams ways to evolve […]

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Fire extinguisherRisk Updates: Kidde Fire Extinguisher Recall

Author: oswaldcompanies | Date:November 8th, 2017 | Category: Blog, News, Property & Casualty

Recently, Kidde United Technologies reported a product recall involving two styles of disposable fire extinguishers. The United States Consumer Product Safety Commission released the following information regarding this incident: Plastic handle fire extinguishers: This involves 134 models of Kidde fire extinguishers manufactured between January 1, 1973 and August 15, 2017, including models that were previously recalled in March […]

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The American Heart AssociationOswald, AHA, to Unveil Second Hands-Only CPR Kiosk at Cleveland Hopkins Airport

Author: oswaldcompanies | Date:November 7th, 2017 | Category: Blog, Events, News

CLEVELAND – Nov. 7, 2017 – Oswald Companies, in partnership with The American Heart Association Cleveland, is proud to announce the installation of a new Hands-Only CPR Kiosk at Cleveland Hopkins International Airport. Anthem Foundation is the American Heart Association national founding supporter of the program. The kiosk, located in Terminal C, will be unveiled […]

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Women's Leadership PanelThe Business of Uplifting Others: Women’s Leadership Forum 2017

Author: Michelle Mindell | Date:November 3rd, 2017 | Category: Blog, News

We spend a good portion of our careers working on our individual goals: climbing the corporate ladder and attaining the positions desired. Is now the time to help others and make it easier for the next generation of women? Last week, Oswald’s Women’s Leadership Council hosted a panel session with a dynamic group of speakers […]

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Risk Updates: Smoke Alarm Safety

Author: oswaldcompanies | Date:October 19th, 2017 | Category: Blog, News, Property & Casualty

More than 1.3 million fires were reported by fire departments in 2016, resulting in an estimated 3,390 civilian deaths—the highest number of fatalities since 2008. Recently, the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) reported on Catastrophic Multiple-Death fires in 2016 and the details were both striking and tragically sad. Three of every five home fire deaths […]

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EPI PenRisk Updates: EpiPen Guidelines

Author: oswaldcompanies | Date:October 13th, 2017 | Category: Blog, News, Property & Casualty

The Ohio Department of Health now has the appropriate training and documentation in place for Qualified Entities to have and use Epinephrine Auto-injectors in an emergency. In 2016, Governor Kasich signed House Bill 200. This bill expanded the list of qualified entities that may procure epinephrine auto-injectors for use in emergencies. Ohio Revised Code 3728.01 […]

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