4 Things Every Renter Needs to Know About Renters Insurance

4 Things Every Renter Needs to Know About Renters Insurance Buying renters insurance to protect your stuff may seem like an unnecessary expense until you experience a theft or fire in your rented home or apartment and lose some of your most treasured possessions forever. Whether you’re a longtime renter or starting out in your first Read more about 4 Things Every Renter Needs to Know About Renters Insurance[…]

Electrical Safety in the Home

  Electrical Safety in the Home Electrical safety involving outlets, plugs and extension cords is one of the most important home safety issues. U.S. fire departments respond to an average of 47,820 structure fires a year involving an electrical fire or malfunction1, but there are steps that homeowners and tenants can take to help prevent Read more about Electrical Safety in the Home[…]

Tips for Handling a Tire Blowout

   Tips for Handling a Tire Blowout For many drivers, there is nothing more frightening or potentially dangerous than a tire blowout at almost any speed. While the number of tire-related crashes has dropped dramatically since 2008, when all new vehicles were required to have automatic tire pressure monitoring systems, these numbers still remain high. Read more about Tips for Handling a Tire Blowout[…]

How to Drive in Icy Conditions

How to Drive in Icy Conditions Icy weather can create challenging, and potentially dangerous, driving conditions in the winter months. Black ice forms on roadways and can produce a nearly invisible hazard. As temperatures approach freezing, icy conditions can develop, especially on roadways where elevation is higher, and bridges and overpasses. Adjusting your driving behavior Read more about How to Drive in Icy Conditions[…]