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How Health Insurance and Plan Choices Are Key for Retention, Controlling Costs

Brian Stovsky

Employee benefits have become a key part of the hiring and retention of employees in today’s hiring market. There is increased stress on compensation as demand for higher salaries and pay rates come from potential hires and the existing workforce. An employer’s willingness to put the time and effort into…

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Hurricane Season: The Time is Now to Review Your Plan

Mary Marley

Actions and planning during the off-season impact how well you are ready to weather another hurricane season. In recent years, the U.S. mainland experienced more hurricane activity than in the recent past. If you felt prepared, that’s great – keep it up! If you didn’t feel prepared, now is the…

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Watercraft Insurance: What You Should Know Before You Hit the Water

As you drive down the highway witnessing jet skis and boats being towed to their destinations, it’s a sure sign that summer has arrived! For those living in a typical four-season state, you’ve been longing for the days of fishing, cruising, and all the fun activities that boating season brings.…

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Behind the Curtain: A Conversation with an Insurance Underwriter

Did you ever wonder why your insurance broker asks—or should be asking—for so much information during the policy purchase process? It’s not that we’re nosy or want to make you jump through hoops. It’s because the more information you share and the more proactive you are, the more we can…

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Electric Bike Insurance: How to Ensure You Are Safe and Covered

Imagine the perfect spring day: It’s 70 degrees, the sun is shining, birds are chirping, and the wind is whipping through your hair as you test drive your new electric bike! The last thought on your mind is that this perfect day could turn into a tragic event. But what…

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Advocacy, Equity and Community – Focus: HOPE – C to C, The Commitment to Community Podcast

Our newest episodes of C to C takes our “show on the virtual road” expanding into Oswald geographic markets. This episode brings the spotlight to Focus: HOPE, a Detroit-based nonprofit built around providing advocacy, community and equity to everyone they serve. Thank you to Ashliegh Mitchell, Corporate Philanthropy Officer at…

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Join the Movement: The SparkAmerica 2022 Spring Fit Challenge to Kick Off April 15

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Free, interactive challenge kicks off April 15. The SparkAmerica 2022 Fit City Challenge is a free interactive event designed to help individuals and companies become fit & healthy by tracking daily fitness activity minutes. Oswald is a proud partner of the fourth annual SparkAmerica 2022 Fit City Challenge Series, and…

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Closing the Health-Safety Gap: A Holistic, Data-Driven Approach to Risk Management

Steve Carey and Maddie Rich

Historically, worker health and worker safety have been addressed from two separate silos. Safety is normally handled by a finance and safety team focused on occupational safety, lowering instances of injury, and workers’ compensation cost reductions. On the other side, health and wellness programs are typically handled by an HR…

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[Live Webcast April 7] Look Behind the Insurance Curtain: What Drives Underwriter Comfort & How You Can Take Back Control

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This webinar is for you if you wonder… What happens when I make a claim, and how do I get the best outcome? What are insurance underwriters really looking for when evaluating my pricing and terms? What happens “behind the curtain” with my loss control recommendations, applications, and other information…

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Oswald’s Cathy Kosin Honored at the Troy Chamber of Commerce 2022 Business Excellence Awards

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MICHIGAN – Feb. 24, 2022 – Cathy Kosin, Senior Vice President, Michigan Market Leader at Oswald Companies, has been awarded the Leadership Award at the Troy Chamber of Commerce 2022 Business Excellence Awards on Thursday, February 24, 2022. Presented by Matt Paul, Executive Vice President of DTE, the Leadership Award “recognizes…

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