As the private marketing group for The Workers' Compensation Self-Insurance Trust (WCSIT), The Illinois School District Agency (ISDA) and The Oklahoma Schools Risk Management Trust (OSRMT), The Sandner Group introduces valuable program and benefits information to school districts and encourages them to become more while preventing losses.

The Sandner Group Agents

Sandner Group Agents are the exclusive representatives of WCSIT* ISDA and OSRMT. Agents are selected from insurance agencies throughout the state of Illinois and Oklahoma based upon their insurance knowledge, integrity and dedication to the public school district marketplace.

The Sandner Group agents are always available to answer the questions of member and non-member districts.

Trust Connections is a newsletter distributed to all Illinois (WCSIT* ISDA) and Oklahoma (OSRMT) school districts to keep them informed on the range of issues that affect their operations in regard to risks. Distributed free of charge, Trust Connections is published four times a year. The authors, publisher and distributor assume no liability whatsoever in connection with the use of the information contained in this publication.


Our programs provide your prospective clients with one source for most of their insurance needs. Current and prospective clients have the power to construct a customized insurance portfolio that will satisfy the tolerance for risk along with business and financial objectives.

  • Workers’ Compensation for Public Schools in Illinois
  • Trustees' Errors and Omissions Coverage for Self-Insurance Funds
  • School Board Legal Liability (Errors and Omissions Coverage)
  • Treasurers' & Special Purpose Bonds (Surety Bonds)
  • Property – is available on a variety of forms, including: Blanket Limits, Agreed Value and Replacement Cost.
  • Inland Marine – is available and can be provided to protect your mobile equipment and miscellaneous tools.
  • Crime – is available and includes: Theft, Money and Securities, Employee Dishonesty and more.
  • General Liability Coverage– is available and provides a limit of $1,000,000 per occurrence / $2,000,000 annual aggregate. (Higher limits available)
  • Employee Benefit Liability Coverage – is available up to a $1,000,000 annual aggregate.
  • Automobile – is available and can include various endorsements to meet your specific needs.
  • Equipment Breakdown Coverage – is available to satisfy various inspection requirements and provides limits to meet your total insurable values.

For More Information, Contact

James Woodard

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All carriers are rated “A-” (Excellent) or higher by A.M. Best Co., the leading authority on the financial well-being of insurance companies.

Availability of coverages in your state will vary due to approval of rate and form filings.

Please check with us for a list of coverages and states currently approved.