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These Are the Safest Cars for Teens

Any parent of a teen driver will tell you that safety is a major concern.  One way to help alleviate those fears is to have your teen drive a safe car. TheInsurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) regularly publishes a list of the safest cars for teen drivers. In recent years, the IIHS added even more criteria to the best used cars for teens, while small overlap front... Read Article

Backup of Sewer, Drain, & Sump Pump Endorsement

The Backup of Sewer, Drain, & Sump Pump endorsement is a coverage that can be added to your Homeowners Insurance policy, Landlord Policy, or a Commercial policy.  With this endorsement, you will now have coverage for events that would have otherwise been excluded.  Let's first look at the definition, to better understand the coverage this endorsement provides. Definition: Provides coverage for water or sewage which backs... Read Article

Pool Safety Tips

Having a swimming pool is a dream come true for many, but it also comes with responsibilities. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, very young children ages 1-4 are at the greatest risk of drowning. In most cases, the little ones were at home and had slipped outside and into the pool without anyone noticing. Even older children and adults can be at... Read Article

Have a Safe and Happy July 4th Holiday

Gearing up for the July 4th holiday likely means family picnics, being outside and enjoying a fireworks display. We’ve rounded up our best Independence Day tips and information in preparation for the upcoming holiday weekend. Check out ways to keep you and your family safe while enjoying America’s birthday celebration: If you're planning your own fireworks display, read these fireworks safety tips. The Consumer Product Safety Commission... Read Article

What You Need to Know About Lightning Safety

This week marks Lightning Safety Awareness Week. Though disasters like hurricanes tend to get more attention during the summer months, it’s important to know how to stay safe from lightning. That’s because lightning presents serious dangers to both people and property. Lightning safety and people Lightning can occur during any time of the year, but lightning casualties are highest during summer. July is generally the... Read Article