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Unison Risk Advisors and BitSight Partner to Bring World-Leading Cyber Risk Management Tools to Businesses of All Sizes

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Unison Risk Advisors (RCM&D and Oswald), a leading independent risk management, insurance and employee benefits firm, and BitSight, the industry-standard in cybersecurity ratings, have announced a new partnership to help businesses of all sizes address cyber threats. Cybercrime rates reached new highs in 2021 as data breach rates rose 68…

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2022 Ohio Safety Congress & Expo March 9-10 Online

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The 2022 Ohio Safety Congress & Expo (OSC22), sponsored by the Ohio Bureau of Workers’ Compensation (BWC), helps businesses keep their work force safe, healthy and productive. This is the largest regional safety and health conference in the U.S. and attendance is free for Ohio employers and their employees. The…

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Navigate the Complexities of Insuring Your Condo

Christel Romer

In today’s highly competitive housing market, you may be excited when you think you’ve found the perfect home: a condominium in your price range with a great location and the promise of a lawn maintenance-free future. Before you finalize your purchase, you should first carefully review the association bylaws and…

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Health Care Reform Advisory: Guidance Released for Health Plan Coverage Over-The-Counter COVID-19 Tests

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On January 10, 2022, the Departments of Labor (DOL), Health and Human Services (HHS), and Treasury (“The Departments”) released Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) Part 51, in response to the Biden Administration’s directive to issue guidance requiring group health care plans and insurers to provide coverage of over the counter (OTC)…

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Group Health Plan Advisory: Court Rules OSHA Vaccination Mandate Emergency Temporary Standard Can Move Forward

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The Sixth Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals has overturned an earlier court ruling that had blocked OSHA’s vaccine mandate Emergency Temporary Standard (ETS). The new ruling means that private employers with at least 100 employees will need to implement a mandatory vaccination program unless the U.S. Supreme Court intervenes. In…

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Cyber Risk Advisory: Apache Log4j Vulnerability

A maximum severity rating was recently issued for Apache Log4j vulnerability on Dec. 10, 2021. It allows cyber threat actors to use remote code execution on the servers of the open-source Java package used for logging applications. Log4j is widely used in consumer and enterprise services, websites, applications, and operational…

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Ohio Legislation Update: Design Professional Payment Assurance Bill

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Ohio Senate Bill 49, also known as the Payment Assurance Bill, was signed into law July 12, 2021, and took effect on Oct. 4, 2021. It established a payment assurance program for registered Design Professionals thus allowing them to file a lien for unpaid fees on projects located within Ohio.…

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[On-Demand Webinar] OSHA’s New Vaccination Mandate: What Employers Need to Know

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WATCH FULL WEBCAST (Password: Mandate!) Watch here as Unison Risk Advisors and Seth Briskin, the Managing Partner of Meyers, Roman, Friedberg & Lewis examine the vaccination mandate and prepare your organization for the workplace vaccine and testing requirements. OSHA just published a nearly 500 page document of the COVID-19 Vaccination…

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Winterization Tips to Prepare Your Home for More Than the Holidays

For many people, this is the most wonderful time of the year! With the holidays right around the corner, we’re starting to make our “to-do” lists. But before you buy the turkey or start chipping away at your gift list, you may need to address an area that’s frequently overlooked…

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Perish the Thought: Cyber Incidents & Why You Need to Start a Conversation

Steve Carey and Hussein Jaward

It starts like any other Monday morning. After brewing a cup of coffee in the office kitchen, you walk to your desk and power on your computer. You’re ready to start the workday, but when you click on the file you were working on last week, you’re horrified to find…

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