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SimpliSafe and Ohio Mutual Insurance Group Partner to Provide Proactive Protection for Homeowners

Wednesday, August 18, 2021

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BOSTON, Aug. 18, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- SimpliSafe , maker of awardwinning
home security systems, and Ohio Mutual Insurance Group, a
leading regional property and casualty insurer, today announced a
partnership that will make preventative smart home protection against
major insurance perils available to homeowners in Ohio, Maine, New
Hampshire and Connecticut. The partnership marks SimpliSafe's first risk
mitigation initiative with a leading regional mutual insurer and signals the
increased emphasis being placed on home protection and prevention.

For a limited time beginning today, Ohio Mutual customers in the four
participating states who bind a new policy will be eligible to receive a
custom 6-piece home security system from SimpliSafe and two months of
SimpliSafe's most comprehensive professional security monitoring, all
provided complimentary with their homeowners' policy. The system will
include key components such as the SimpliCam HD camera, a smoke
detector, water sensor and entry sensor, which defends doors and
windows.

Through the partnership, SimpliSafe and Ohio Mutual hope to help
reduce home damage from theft, fire and water, while also offering
potential savings for homeowners on their insurance coverage.
"Ohio Mutual is a company that is relentlessly focused on earning the
loyalty of our policyholders and the local agents who serve them," said
Chad Combs, Vice President of Personal Lines Underwriting at Ohio
Mutual. "This partnership with SimpliSafe not only provides our customers
something of unique value that enhances our mutual engagement, but it
helps our agent partners stand out in a highly competitive marketplace."

"We are thrilled to partner with SimpliSafe, a proven leader in the insurtech
space, to bring this unique offering to our agents and policyholders."
Matt Wolf, Head of Partnerships at SimpliSafe, continued, "We are excited
to expand our efforts within the insurance industry and partner with Ohio
Mutual to bring our smart home insurance program to a top regional
mutual insurer. We are laser focused on making home the safest place on
earth, and our products and services coupled with partners like Ohio
Mutual help make that a reality."

To learn more about the partnership, please contact your local Ohio
Mutual Insurance independent agent.


About SimpliSafe
SimpliSafe fundamentally changed the alarm industry, pioneering a new
way to make home the safest place on earth for everyone. Founded in
2006, SimpliSafe now protects millions of people and is committed to its
founding goal: to make every home secure. SimpliSafe has been coined
the number one home security pick by several highly esteemed
publications and was recently awarded in multiple categories for "Best
Home Security Systems of 2021" by U.S. News & World Report.
SimpliCam, SimpliSafe, and the SimpliSafe logo are the registered
trademarks of SimpliSafe, Inc. in the US and other countries.

About Ohio Mutual Insurance Group
Ohio Mutual Insurance Group, founded in 1901 and based in Bucyrus, OH,
partners with more than 400 independent agencies to distribute quality
property and casualty insurance products throughout Connecticut,
Indiana, Maine, New Hampshire, Ohio, Rhode Island, and Vermont. Ohio
Mutual has maintained a rating of "A / Stable" from A.M. Best Co. for 29
consecutive years, and has been named to the "Ward's 50" eight times
since 2009. Additional company information is available at
www.omig.com.