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Lt. Governor Taylor Urges Ohioans to Protect Themselves from Holiday Mishaps with Adequate Insurance Protection

COLUMBUS – Ohio Lieutenant Governor Mary Taylor is reminding Ohioans as they prepare to celebrate the holiday season – and the mishaps that can come along with it – that they should review their insurance policies to avoid potential coverage gaps and determine if adjustments are needed. “The holiday season is about enjoying time with […]

Kudos to Sonya

From the Specialty Underwriters Group – September News Loyalty Rewards Lottery Sonya Harris-Williams, of FAYIN Insurance, in Reynoldsburg, Ohio was the lucky winner of our August Loyalty Lottery prize. The August prize was an iPad or $300 cash and Sonya chose the cash. Sonya is a good customer and friend of the SUG. We congratulate […]

Fore! PIAA hits the links with NAAIA leadership

Two members of PIAA’s staff spent a day with members of the Ohio chapter of the National African American Insurance Agents Association (NAAIA) at its golf outing last week. NAAIA Golf Outing Pictured left to right: Keita Marville, NAAIA president; Brad Lagusch, PIAA director of marketing; Mike Grushon, PIAA director of membership; Shenequa Chapman, NAAIA […]

Ohioans May Now Show Electronic Proof of Insurance

PRESS RELEASE STATE OF OHIO DEPARTMENT OF INSURANCE COMMUNICATIONS OFFICE 3/16/2015 Ohioans May Now Show Electronic Proof of Insurance Change is a result of Senate Bill 255 ​COLUMBUS- Effective Monday, March 23, 2015, Ohio motorists will now be able to show proof of financial responsibility to traffic violations bureaus, courts, Bureau of Motor Vehicles (BMV) […]

CONSUMER ALERT: Transportation Networking Companies (TNC)

For Immediate Release: Wednesday, April 16, 2014 CONSUMER ALERT: Transportation Networking Companies (TNC) Insurance Gaps May Exist for TNC Drivers and Passengers COLUMBUS — Ohio Lieutenant Governor and Insurance Director Mary Taylor has issued a consumer alert to highlight potential insurance implications for Ohio drivers participating in transportation networking company (TNC) services. TNCs are companies […]

CONSUMER ALERT: Taylor Orders Unlicensed Ohio Company to Stop Selling Products

For Immediate Release: Friday, April 11, 2014 CONSUMER ALERT: Taylor Orders Unlicensed Ohio Company to Stop Selling Products Potentially Harmful to Consumers COLUMBUS — Ohio Lieutenant Governor and Department of Insurance Director Mary Taylor has issued cease and desist orders to unlicensed insurance entity My Community Care LLC and its owner Tannile Ortiz for allegedly […]

The National Alliance Webinars: Commercial Casualty ISO Changes

The National Alliance conducts monthly webinars that are hosted by qualified National Faculty Members. The webinars are approximately an hour long and are live, so each speaker will be available to answer questions that you may have during or after the webinar. We invite you to explore current topics of interest in insurance and risk […]

Mahoning Valley isn’t the only Ohio area with recent seismic activity

Mahoning Valley isn’t the only Ohio area with recent seismic activity By Karl Henkel, Youngstown Vindicator, Jan. 15, 2012 Youngstown has become the poster city for potential injection-well-induced earthquakes. But the Ohio Department of Natural Resources points to the success of 176 other injection wells throughout the state that have no history of inciting earthquakes. […]

Ohioans likely to pay higher home-insurance rates

By Mark Williams, Columbus Dispatch, Jan. 16, 2012 Read Dispatch article here Last year’s catastrophic tornadoes, floods and hurricanes probably mean that the cost of insuring your home will continue to climb. The cost of homeowner policies had been rising even before a rash of deadly storms in 2011 led to insured losses that were […]

Protection at home…

Sleep comfortably knowing that your most valuable asset is protected. Whether you rent or own, having good coverage is great thing. Typical policies will cover: Damages to your home’s physical structure Damages to other structures like garages or sheds Your personal belongings, whether they’re in your home or elsewhere Temporary living expenses in the case […]