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Register Now for I-Day 2016: From Drones to Driverless Cars – April 20

PrintOII’s Insurance Education Day Advisory Council Insurance Day event is April 20 in Columbus. This year’s program includes such topical issues as the impact of drones, implications of driverless cars, an insurance CEO roundtable taking your questions along with addressing issues of the day, new IIHS safety initiatives and much more. The program is pending approval for 7.5 hours of CE credit. View program details and register online by April 13.

OII 2016 Midyear meeting – March 2

March 2The OII Midyear meeting is Wednesday, March 2 at the Sheraton Columbus at Capitol Square. The meeting features key political guests, issue updates and OII committee reports. Confirmed speakers will post soon. Check back for details. Our luncheon speaker is Appellate Court Judge Pat DeWine, the Republican candidate for the Ohio Supreme Court who is running for retiring Justice Paul Pfeiffer’s seat.
NOTE:  As always, there is no fee to attend the Midyear meeting or luncheon. Complete our online password-protected registration form by February 22. (SEE EVENT DETAILS)

Your year to save? OII members have money-saving tips to help

NewYearResOII wants to help with at least one of the New Year’s resolutions that many have vowed to keep. To the one-third who pledged to save money, we share tips to keep your money-saving goals within reach. Check out these financially minded posts from our members in this edition of OII Insurance Matters. (READ POST)

OII resource guide for all things winter

DogWinterWinter’s late arrival in the Midwest may have caught some of us off-guard (thank you El Niño!). Never fear! OII updated its winter resource list with all types of helpful how-to’s and reminders in this edition of OII Insurance Matters. Something for just about everyone. (VIEW POST)

No need to be a ‘total wreck’ when your car is totaled

car wreckedEven careful drivers have accidents. What you may find even harder to handle than the actual fender-bender is this: The older your damaged car is, the greater the chance that it will be salvaged rather than repaired. In this edition of OII Insurance Matters, we offer info to help you understand what a total loss settlement is and ways to prepare for the possibility. (VIEW POST)

Key provisions of Ohio’s ride-hailing (TNC) bill

Ridehail1Ohio’s Transportation Network Company (TNC) bill, Sub. HB 237, is on its way to the Governor. OII supports statewide TNC insurance-related coverage requirements, noting that it’s the best approach to protecting the safety of Ohio TNC drivers, passengers and pedestrians. OII sent a letter to the Governor in support of the bill and signing it into law. In this edition of OII Insurance Matters, we share the key provisions of HB 237. (VIEW POST)
Of note: In early January 2016, OII received information on the effective date of the TNC legislation, which is March 23, 2016.

Homeowners claims tips: Before & during the process

Auto_and_homeowner_cancellation_lawsWhen faced with a homeowners claim, it’s your insurance company’s obligation to restore your home to its pre-loss condition. As a homeowner, you also face certain obligations during the process. In this edition of OII Insurance Matters, we provide tips and resources to help you understand the claims process and how to prepare ahead of time. (VIEW POST)