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2022
May
10,
2022
| 14:43 PM America/New_York
Michelle May of the Ohio Department of Transportation is noticing a trend on America’s roadways… and it has her concerned. “I think people are becoming more comfortable driving with minicomputers in the palm of their hands and they underestimate the ...
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April
15,
2022
| 15:24 PM America/New_York
A new study1 from Nationwide finds that Americans overwhelmingly support new laws to curb distracted driving. As part of Distracted Driving Awareness Month, Nationwide is renewing its call for all 50 states to enact hands free-primary enforcement law...
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March
30,
2022
| 09:32 AM America/New_York
The roadways changed drastically at the onset of the pandemic, even with fewer drivers on the road, traffic deaths have soared throughout the pandemic. According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, despite miles driven declining by...
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March
23,
2022
| 09:00 AM America/New_York
Home prices surged nearly 20% in 2021 – the highest calendar-year increase on record – putting a hold on house buying aspirations for many Americans. As consumers are being priced out of the market, particularly those in the middle class, a new study...
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March
23,
2022
| 09:00 AM America/New_York
Columbus, OH – Home prices surged nearly 20% in 2021 – the highest calendar-year increase on record – putting a hold on house buying aspirations for many Americans. As consumers are being priced out of the market, particularly those in the middle cla...
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February
07,
2022
| 09:00 AM America/New_York
Filing an insurance claim can feel like a daunting process, and for many it comes during a time of crisis. But modern technology is altering the claims experience, much to the delight of customers. There are new tools available that make the experien...
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2021
December
15,
2021
| 08:51 AM America/New_York
For many, this may be the most wonderful time of the year, but it is also one of the most dangerous times for those traveling on the road. With the Christmas holiday falling on a Saturday this year, Nationwide has reviewed years of claims data and ha...
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December
01,
2021
| 09:00 AM America/New_York
Columbus, OH – Global supply chain issues and widespread labor shortages have caused added stress to businesses across the nation as they work to keep serving customers. However, many business owners may be missing opportunities to prevent costly dis...
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October
26,
2021
| 16:27 PM America/New_York
Scary movies and creepy costumes aren’t the only things spooking Americans this Halloween. The trend of high-speed drivers on the roadways is scaring drivers and passengers alike! If you’re spooked by the speed of drivers traveling on the roads aroun...
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October
11,
2021
| 10:32 AM America/New_York
Events over the past 18 months have kept homeowners at home more than ever before. With more employers embracing a “work from home” model, that trend is expected to continue – resulting in more wear and tear on the home’s appliances and infrastructur...
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September
29,
2021
| 09:23 AM America/New_York
Columbus, OH – More than a year since COVID-19’s onset, business owners, consumers and the insurance agents who serve them feel increasingly confident about the direction of the economy compared to this time in 2020. However, Nationwide’s latest Agen...
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July
13,
2021
| 10:00 AM America/New_York
Columbus, OH – Marcus Haith of Dodge Partners Insurance knew that at some point, he and his staff would need to embrace digital tools to meet their customers’ needs.“Before, I thought only the younger people want to go digital, but I’ve seen customer...
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July
13,
2021
| 10:00 AM America/New_York
The pandemic forced insurance carriers to accelerate their plans to “go digital” to meet changing consumer needs and preferences. Nationwide’s latest Agency Forward research (formerly Agent Authority) shows efforts to digitize the insurance experienc...
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May
18,
2021
| 09:00 AM America/New_York
The pandemic has forced health care business owners to embrace new ways to meet the health and safety needs of patients in the U.S. New Agent Authority research conducted by Nationwide revealed two-thirds of health care business owners faced negative...
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April
26,
2021
| 11:37 AM America/New_York
Consider what you would do if you were driving down the road at 45 mph and lost visibility for six seconds—barreling forward, no braking, no slowing down, no ability to see. This is essentially what happens 13 times a day for the average driver accor...
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April
14,
2021
| 10:00 AM America/New_York
Columbus, OH – After nearly a decade of continuous industry growth, construction business owners experienced severe declines to their companies’ revenue, project completions and new bids, and workforce, as the pandemic took hold in 2020. New Agent Au...
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April
14,
2021
| 10:00 AM America/New_York
Nationwide’s latest Agent Authority research revealed 7-in-10 construction business owners were negatively affected by COVID-19. Although challenges remain in 2021, most owners are optimistic about the 2021 peak season and their company’s preparation...
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2020
December
09,
2020
| 10:00 AM America/New_York
Columbus, OH – More auto insurance customers are ready to give telematics (usage-based insurance) a try, presenting insurance agents an opportunity to grow their business and enhance relationships, according to a new Agent Authority survey* from Nati...
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December
09,
2020
| 10:00 AM America/New_York
Now is a good time to talk to consumers about telematics programs. Nationwide’s latest Agent Authority survey showed that more auto insurance customers are ready to give telematics a try than agents might realize. The survey identified other key area...
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December
03,
2020
| 09:00 AM America/New_York
Columbus, OH – If commercial insurance agents aren’t considering telematics solutions for their auto clients, they are missing a big opportunity to drive sales and help their customers optimize fleet performance. Telematics solutions present a prime ...
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December
03,
2020
| 09:00 AM America/New_York
If commercial insurance agents aren’t considering telematics solutions for their auto clients, they could be missing a big opportunity. Nationwide’s latest Agent Authority survey showed telematics solutions present a prime growth area for commercial ...
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October
06,
2020
| 10:00 AM America/New_York
Columbus, OH – A close call behind the wheel is an experience everyone is thankful to avoid, yet more than a third (37%) of car trips in 2019 had distracted driving, according to research from Cambridge Mobile Telematics1 (CMT). The dangers of distra...
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October
01,
2020
| 10:00 AM America/New_York
Columbus, OH – As COVID-19 drives more Americans to turn to virtual or digital business interactions, cyber criminals have found fertile hunting ground for new opportunities to exploit weaknesses. According to a new Nationwide Agent Authority survey,...
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October
01,
2020
| 10:00 AM America/New_York
As COVID-19 drives more Americans to turn to virtual or digital business interactions, many American consumers and businesses are dangerously underprepared to defend against common and evolving cyber threats, according to Nationwide’s latest Agent Au...
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September
22,
2020
| 10:00 AM America/New_York
Columbus, OH – The latest research from Nationwide’s Agent Authority study highlights areas of opportunity for agents at a time when economic uncertainty has 84% of consumers reevaluating their budgets and insurance coverages*.Consumers agree that wo...
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September
22,
2020
| 10:00 AM America/New_York
Nearly 84% of consumers have concerns about the economic downturn, which is leading them to reevaluate their budgets and insurance coverages. Nationwide’s latest Agent Authority research found most consumers are struggling to understand their policie...
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September
03,
2020
| 10:00 AM America/New_York
Columbus, OH – Nearly 8 in 10 middle market business owners are concerned about making it through the economic downturn, and they’re reassessing their businesses’ insurance needs as a result, according to new Agent Authority research from Nationwide*...
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September
03,
2020
| 10:00 AM America/New_York
Nearly 80% of middle market business owners are worried about weathering the economic downturn and they’re reassessing their businesses’ insurance needs as a result. Nationwide’s latest Agent Authority research found most middle market business owner...
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August
20,
2020
| 10:02 AM America/New_York
Small business owners have been heavily impacted by the economic fallout from COVID-19, and many are turning to their independent agents for guidance on navigating the future. Nationwide’s latest Agent Authority research found that small business own...
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August
20,
2020
| 10:00 AM America/New_York
Columbus, OH – New Agent Authority* research from Nationwide* found that small business owners would benefit from more tailored and frequent insurance advice as they endure COVID-19’s continued impacts and unmatched economic decline. While they value...
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