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Nationwide Cuts 480 Jobs In Latest Layoffs

12:00AM
April
3, 2009

A Nationwide Mutual Insurance Co. spokesman says the company is laying off 480 people across the country, the latest round of job cuts by the Columbus-based corporation.

Survey Shows More Ohio Children Insured.

12:00AM
March
16, 2009

A new study shows that, compared to 2004, Ohio now has fewer children without medical insurance. But, more adults lack health coverage. The study was released this morning.

Private Insurance Companies Seek Role in Health Care Debate

12:00AM
July
22, 2008

The health insurance industry is entering the national conversation over how to heal America’s health insurance problems and help the 47 million Americans who are uninsured – including 1.2 million Ohioans.

Insurance Industry Warns Against “Chop Shops”

Mechanics strip a truck in less than 15 minutes
12:00AM
June 25, 2008

You’d think with Lojack, On-star and global positioning satellites, car thievery would be a dying industry. But experts say its not.

Republicans propose health care plan

12:00AM
January
29, 2008

There’s a new bill being considered by Ohio lawmakers that’s meant to help more Ohioans afford health care coverage. In fact, backers of the plan say it would cut the ranks of the uninsured in half over the next few years.

Emergency Rooms Being Flooded With the Uninsured

12:00AM
January
7, 2008

The number of trips to Ohio emergency rooms continues to rise, but almost none of the increase is coming from patients who have private insurance.

Number of Car Thefts Is Changing

12:00AM
December
14, 2007

There is good news on the car theft front in Ohio,at least it’s good news for car owners.

State warns seniors about life-insurance arrangements with investors

12:00AM
November
30, 2007

The state is warning seniors about risky life insurance pitches. The department of insurance alerted older Ohioans to be cautions about arrangements–called STOLI, where an investor group is likely to become the beneficiary of a life insurance policy.

Motorcyclists Turn Out for National Ride to Work Day

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12:00AM
July 18, 2007

Several hundred motorcycle riding employees at Nationwide Insurance invited other Ohio bikers downtown today. It’s the second year the Columbus-based company has participated in National Ride to Work Day.

Poll pushes more governmentt health insurance for kids

12:00AM
May
7, 2007

Advocates of government social welfare programs in Ohio are touting a new poll to push state legislators to provide more health insurance to financially-strapped families with children. Some lawmakers say they’re already doing it in the latest state budget proposal, but the advocates want even more.