Category : Tips

Grilling Tips for Safety

As the weather warms and summer returns,  it’s time to GRILL!   There are risks that come along with grilling, regardless of which type of grill you are using. Every year, 7,000 Americans are injured while using  barbecue grills. It’s usually a case of good products used incorrectly. You can prevent grilling accidents and insurance claims by ‘brushing up’ on these tips. Only use your grill outside and keep it at least 10 feet away from your house. Farther is even better. […]

RV Insurance – Weather and Driving Conditions

RVing is becoming one of the most popular ways to travel. A successful and safe RV trip takes preparation and planning to make it a good experience. Whether you are new to RVing or not, these tips can help ensure that your trip will be a smooth experience.  As your insurance agent, we urge you to follow and  read through these tips for insurance coverage, adapting to weather conditons, and driving your RV. Learn How to Drive the RV You Plan to […]

Make your Beach Day SAFE!

Ahh –  The beach!  We love the water, the sand, the sun and the family time to unwind and have FUN! Staying safe at the beach is very important. Weather and water conditions can change rapidly.  In the blink of an eye someone could be caught in a rip-current. Be sure to: Follow all beach rules and regulations. Swim only  in areas where there are life guards. Avoid drinking or the overconsumption of alcohol, especially if you’re swimming or boating. […]

Commercial Auto Insurance On The Rise

[et_pb_section fb_built=”1″ admin_label=”section” _builder_version=”3.22″][et_pb_row admin_label=”row” _builder_version=”3.25″ background_size=”initial” background_position=”top_left” background_repeat=”repeat”][et_pb_column type=”4_4″ _builder_version=”3.25″ custom_padding=”|||” custom_padding__hover=”|||”][et_pb_text admin_label=”Text” _builder_version=”3.27.4″ background_size=”initial” background_position=”top_left” background_repeat=”repeat”] Whether you are transporting tools to a worksite or delivering food to customers – companies of all kinds rely on safe and functioning vehicles to serve their customers. If you are using a vehicle for your business, commercial auto insurance is a must! However, there are several factors that are increasing commercial auto insurance rates. Distracted Driving: Distracted driving is the most […]

5 Defensive Driving Tips to Reduce Accidents & Save Lives, Time and Money:

1. Reduce Speed & Observe the Posted Speed Limit at All Times a. The National Safety Council® Defensive Driving Division reminds drivers that “Exceeding the posted speed limit or driving at an unsafe speed is the most common error in fatal accidents.” 2. Wear Your Seatbelt at All Times 3. Reduce Distractions and Stay Focused While Driving a. The National Safety Council® Defensive Driving Division reminds drivers that “An estimated minimum of 28 percent of all traffic crashes (or 1.6 […]