OIA is leading the way for Ohio’s independent insurance agents. As industry thought leaders, we are focused on helping our member agents reinvent new ways to deliver their promise of peace of mind and protection. Learn more about the OIA mission.

We offer our members access to the best resources, tools and training programs available. OIA serves our members in four key areas: advocacy, professional development, business solutions and industry thought leadership.

To ensure Ohio’s independent agents meet the demands of the modern insurance consumer, we are committed to helping our members grow in the following areas:

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Latest OIA News

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GAHANNA, OH – Ohio Insurance Agents Association, Inc. (OIA) creates IntellAgents, LLC, a first-of-its-kind, analytics-driven organization that specializes in actionable insights for...
Last Friday evening, the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) announced that the National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP) will resume the normal sale of new insurance policies and the renewal...

Consumer Education Resources

Help your clients understand popular insurance topics with these turnkey resources you can use at your agency.

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Latest Blog Posts

Ohio has become the third state to adopt insurance-specific legislation pertaining to data security.Prior to Ohio, South Carolina adopted a cyber security model law for the insurance industry...
Written by Chris Boggs, originally published by Independent Insurance Agents & Brokers of America, Inc.An agent’s client has their pickup truck insured on a personal auto policy, but...
Written by Cam Bob III, originally published by Independent Insurance Agents & Brokers of America, Inc.As we all know, in insurance, the money is in the renewals. Now, your clients want to...
Derek Sprouse, President of Sprouse Insurance, is a forward-thinking independent agent from Northwest Ohio. He was one of the first agents to utilize OIA's R.I.S.E. Report -- a report that...
If your agency writes construction accounts, watch this video to learn about UFG's simple solution: automatically adding an endorsement for all general liability and umbrella policies where UFG...