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Jim Hedrick Presents on Workers’ Compensation Considerations Due to COVID-19 [VIEW WEBINAR]

oswaldcompanies April 27, 2020

Jim Hedrick Presents on The Risk Institute’s COVID-19 and Workers’ Compensation Webinar

Full Webinar Recording

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A special webinar presented by:

Ohio State University’s The Risk Institute

April 22, 2020

Explore the impacts of COVID-19 on Workers’ Compensation from an insurance, employee safety, and legal perspective.

Presented by

Mike Hessling, CEO, North America at Gallagher Bassett Services, Inc.
Jim Hedrick, Vice President, Director of Risk Management & Client Experience at Oswald Companies
Timothy Zix, Partner at Taft Law


About Jim Hedrick

Hedrick has over 25 years of Risk Management Loss Control experience. This experience includes vast knowledge in the development and maintenance of comprehensive Health and Safety, Enterprise Risk Management (ERM), and Business Continuity Programs.

The majority of Hedrick’s experience came while working for a Fortune 500 Company, where he had global responsibility for enterprise risk management and business continuity planning. During this period, he physically responded and coordinated the preparation, mitigation and recovery efforts for numerous events such as hurricanes (including Katrina in New Orleans) earthquakes, tornados, fires, and many other single site business interruption events.

About Oswald Companies

Founded in 1893, Cleveland-based and employee-owned, Oswald is one of the nation’s largest independent insurance brokerage firms. As a proud Partner of Assurex Global, the world’s largest association of privately held insurance brokers, our risk management professionals service and support the needs of our clients worldwide. Learn more at

Please note that there are daily developments on this topic for employers. The webinar provided includes information available on the broadcast date of April 22. The information contained in this broadcast does not constitute, nor is a substitute for, legal advice or financial counsel.