New reporting application developed by ODI

The Ohio Department of Insurance developed a new reporting application to be used beginning with reporting year 2023. The new reporting application was launched for those that wish to start entering 2023 reporting year business. Messaging on the old application has been updated to indicate as such, and also includes a link to the user guideContinue reading “New reporting application developed by ODI”

Welcome New Members

Thank you for joining OAPSLO!  We value your membership. Ron Lucki, Vice President of Business Development for Unemployment Compensation (614) 220-5231 Widely recognized as one of the nation’s leading specialty insurance carriers for banks, credit unions, finance companies, and non-profit 501 (c)(3) organizations, offering a variety of custom-designed products. Nick Coenen, Principal and Co-FounderContinue reading “Welcome New Members”

WSIA Award Winners

Four WSIA members will be honored for their exceptional service to the association during the March 13 Opening Breakfast. Please join us in thanking them for their outstanding leadership and support to the industry. It is the work of dedicated volunteers that makes this association great, and their contributions are appreciated beyond measure. Join us in honoringContinue reading “WSIA Award Winners”

2022 surplus lines premium growth sees another record-setting year

The 2022 annual report on surplus lines premium reported to the 15 U.S. surplus lines stamping and service offices was released today, and it shows continued surplus lines premium growth.  Highlights from the 2022 annual report of the stamping offices include: Questions? Contact John Meetz, WSIA Sr. State Relations Manager at 

Products Recall Insurance Webinar Recap

If you missed the OAPSLO/OIA joint webinar on Products Recall Insurance: When the Things That Go Out Have to Come Back In, the recording is provided here, and the presentation is provided here. If you would like learn more about products recall insurance, please fill out the Product Recall Indication Form and submit the completed form toContinue reading “Products Recall Insurance Webinar Recap”

Special Election Report: The Impact of Ohio Election Results on Independent Agents 

Nov. 9, 2022Lauren Reid, Government Affairs Manager, Ohio Insurance Agents Association, Inc. First, we want to say thank you for your generous and loyal support to OIAPAC. Your contributions showed direct success in candidate victories in Ohio at the Supreme Court, Legislature, and Statewide Offices. As you know, OIAPAC supports candidates with pro-business views thatContinue reading Special Election Report: The Impact of Ohio Election Results on Independent Agents “

Member Spotlight – Arlington/Roe

Founded in 1964, Arlington/Roe is a family-owned managing general agency and wholesale insurance broker. Our lines of business range from motorcycles to complex environmental risks and everything in between. We are proud of our associates’ insurance knowledge and the breadth of our E&S and standard insurance company markets. When producers consistently trust in our specialtyContinue reading “Member Spotlight – Arlington/Roe”

Member Spotlight – McGowan Companies

The McGowan Companies has over 50 years of exceptional service in the insurance industry.  The McGowan Companies core insurance operations consist of McGowan Program Administrators (MPA), McGowan Excess & Casualty (MEC), McGowan, Donnelly & Oberheu, LLC (MDO), McGowan Governmental Underwriters (MGU), and McGowan Risk Specialists (MRS). McGowan has become the industry leader for specialized insuranceContinue reading “Member Spotlight – McGowan Companies”