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Posted on 02/15/2011 at 12:00 pm | Viewed 2,312 times
Having a good relationship with your insurance agent is important, and you should always ask your agent to look at requoting your insurance when a significant lifestyle change happens or when you notice larger than normal increases in your premiums.ã€€ Your independent insurance agent can review your policy and premiums with a number of...
Posted on 02/04/2011 at 04:30 pm | Viewed 2,267 times
At E. C. Moran Insurance we talk to current and potential clients about managing risks of loss to avoid insurance claims and therefore keep their premiums low. Last Monday I took my own advice.
The snow had accumulated on my roof and the ice had a firm grip all around my house. I knew I had to do something about it …. and soon. I was...
Posted on 01/31/2011 at 03:00 am | Viewed 2,189 times
From The Loss Control Department of The Hanover Insurance Group
SNOW LOAD ALERT:
- PROTECT YOUR ROOF
The unprecedented snow load on roofs in the Northeast has led to some building damage and collapse. According to reports from several localities, schools, churches, commercial and residential buildings, carports and awnings have been...
Posted on 01/24/2011 at 05:00 am | Viewed 2,358 times
An average of a quarter-million families have their homes ruined and their lives disrupted each winter, all because of water pipes that freeze and burst. Recovering from frozen pipes is not as simple as calling a plumber. An eighth-inch (three millimeter) crack in a pipe can spew up to 250 gallons (946 liters) of water a day. Both plastic...
Posted on 11/19/2010 at 07:00 am | Viewed 2,453 times
Tips For Saving Money On Home and Auto Insurance, From the I.I.I.
OCTOBER 25, 2010
INSURANCE INFORMATION INSTITUTE
New York Press Office: (212) 346-5500; firstname.lastname@example.org
NEW YORK, October 25, 2010 — With nearly one in 10 Americans out of work, and others forced to make ends meet with less money, many people are looking for ways to cut costs....
Posted on 11/05/2010 at 08:30 pm | Viewed 2,302 times
Heating equipment is a leading cause of home fire deaths. Almost half of home heating equipment fires are reported during the months of December, January, and February. Some simple steps can prevent most heating-related fires from happening.
Download these NFPA safety tips on home heating(PDF, 634...
Posted on 11/01/2010 at 04:00 pm | Viewed 2,384 times
MEMIC ranks as best in P/C insurance
PORTLAND, Maine – A nationwide survey of 7,800 insurance agents ranked MEMIC as the top insurer in the property-casualty insurance industry on a range of measures including customer service and overall ease of doing business.
Massachusetts-based research firm Deep Customer Connections (DCC) released its...
Posted on 02/22/2010 at 02:31 pm | Viewed 4,023 times
Nationwide Crash Data
- Driver restraint use is the strongest predictor of child restraint use.
- A restrained driver is three times more likely to restrain a child.
Nationwide Observational Research
- When a driver is buckled, restraint use for children (birth to 15) is 87%
- When a driver is unbuckled, restraint use for children (birth to...
Posted on 02/19/2010 at 02:28 pm | Viewed 2,248 times
Fasten Your Lap Belt...
- Make sure the belt is worn snugly over the lower part of your pelvis. If the belt is allowed to ride up across your stomach, it will be pushed against your intestines, liver or other internal organs in a crash. Injury to these vital organs can be fatal.
- Sit up straight. Slouching causes the lap belt to ride up. A...
Posted on 02/19/2010 at 02:24 pm | Viewed 3,237 times
The High Price of Not Buckling Up
How often do we hear, "It's nobody's business but my own, if I don't wear my seat belt."? How many of us believe the decision to wear or not to wear a safety belt is a personal matter that has no impact on anyone else?
Nothing could be further from the truth. It is our business because the decision of others...