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Monday, June 18, 2018· Take a deep breath- As much as possible, relax and assess your current situation. Check for any injuries even if you do not feel pain. Adrenaline can often mask the pain caused by an injury in a car crash. Consider going to the hospital to be assessed. READ MORE >>
Thursday, June 14, 2018Smoke can be a costly problem at properties. The source of it can range widely. It may stem from internal equipment. A fire can create significant smoke damage to a building. Most of the time, this is damage requiring repair.
You should not operate in a space with significant smoke damage. READ MORE >>
Wednesday, June 13, 2018Pet evacuation Have a disaster plan prepared for your family? What about your furry-friend? In the case of an emergency, it’s best to be prepared to ensure the safety of your pet. Remember to never leave your pet behind if evacuation is required! They may be lost, injured, or worse. READ MORE >>
Tuesday, June 12, 2018There may not be anything worse than placing the car seat in a car. They tend to be difficult to secure. Yet, you know how important they are for your child’s safety.
Many parents recognize the benefits of a rear-facing seat right away. And, most recommendations are for children to remain in this position as long as possible. READ MORE >>
Thursday, June 7, 2018Some auto insurance companies provide married people with discounts on their insurance policies. Why does this matter?
It is always important to understand that car insurance companies focus on risk. When determining how much a person should pay for their coverage, they base this on how much risk is present. READ MORE >>
Tuesday, June 5, 2018Are you planning to build a garage onto your home? You may be thinking about the differences in an attached and detached garage.
It may be a good idea to speak to your home insurance agent about the difference. Various factors impact the cost related to each type of garage. You should know what to expect before you invest here. READ MORE >>
Tuesday, June 5, 2018Insurance can be difficult to understand and there are many common myths floating around today. This list should help you separate fact from fiction in the insurance world! · Myth #1 – Your landlord’s insurance policy will cover all of your stuff. READ MORE >>
Thursday, May 31, 2018A pleasant drive in the ACE Basin National Wildlife Refuge in the South Carolina Low Country takes one to the Grove Plantation, off Willtown Road in the Adams Run community. The beautiful white plantation house, built in 1828, is one of only three plantation homes in the ACE Basin to survive the War Between the States. READ MORE >>
Thursday, May 31, 2018To be a safe driver, you must ensure you're able to drive properly. Many people get behind the wheel when they are really too tired to drive. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration reports tired driver caused 846 fatal accidents occurred in 2014. They also note that 83,000 accidents occurred as a result of drowsy driving. READ MORE >>
Tuesday, May 29, 2018Your driving habits often impact how much you pay for auto insurance. The best way for car insurance agencies to know how safe of a driver you are is to use your driving record. Your state's department of motor vehicles collects this information. It includes any instance in which you break the law while behind the wheel. READ MORE >>