The Ohio Restaurant Association (ORA) is the leading not-for-profit business trade association committed solely to furthering Ohio's foodservice industry.
Founded in 1920, the ORA is backed with more than 93 years of industry experience. Through our commitment, experience and expertise, the ORA is dedicated to the representation, education, assistance and promotion of Ohio's foodservice industry. This is why more than 2,400 companies, representing more than 5,000 locations in Ohio, invest in ORA membership.CLICK HERE TO LEARN MORE »
Member News & Information
Large-scale employers will not have to report to the IRS whether they offered their full-time employees and dependents health care coverage in 2014
In what both the Ohio Restaurant Association (ORA) and the National Restaurant Association (NRA) are calling "a major victory," the Treasury Department has delayed by a year the health care law's mandate that requires "large employers" to report to the IRS whether they offered full-time employees and their dependents health care coverage in 2014.
The application was designed specifically for the foodservice industry
The ORA is offering members another valuable tool for their membership investment: free foodservice-specific employment applications.
Workers' Compensation Plans Designed to Meet Your Needs
The ORA and CareWorks, its third-party administrator, possess foodservice industry experience that assist them in helping members navigate the complex world of Ohio’s workers’ compensation system, which is why they developed the ORA Workers’ Compensation plans. With many aspects from which to choose, there is a plan that's right for your business. To learn more, CLICK HERE.
Health Care & Your Business
The ORA understands that our members will be impacted by the upcoming changes in health care. With this in mind, the association is committed to providing up-to-date information designed to help members comply with the changes outlined in the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (PPACA).