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Posted on 08/10/2017

You received your list of supplies your child needs to go back to school.  Here are some safety items you might consider adding to your list.  Each is designed to provide immediate ways to protect your child from unwanted attention.

Here is a video... more

Posted on 08/04/2017

August is Family Fun Month and keeping everyone safe while enjoying the outdoors can be challenging.  Here are some safety tips to ensure you have a wonderful experience from the NYSPCC. Practice water, sun, bike, barbecue, and fire safety.  To read the entire article,... more

Posted on 07/21/2017

What can a pet-parent do to prevent heat stroke danger? Be smart and proactive!

  1. When the temperature is high, don’t let your dog linger on hot surfaces like asphalt and cement. Being so close to the... more
Posted on 07/14/2017

Recreational boating continues to grow in both popularity and in risk.  Boats are on the lakes, in the ocean, and on the rivers, all during the summer. 

Deter thieves from stealing your pride and joy.

Largest category of stolen vessels range between 20 and 29 feet, typically on... more

Posted on 07/07/2017

July is National Grilling Month - so break out the barbie and let's get cooking.  Before you touch your grill keep these safety tips in mind.  Why?  Because according to the National Fire Protection Association, each year an average of 8,900 home fires are caused by grilling, and close to half... more

Posted on 06/30/2017

According to the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety, the 4th of July ranks as the deadliest day for drivers for the past decade.

Here are a few travel safety tips provided by Travelers Insurance:

Make sure your car is serviced before embarking on your trip.  Be sure to inspect... more

Posted on 06/23/2017

Recently, Europe was hit with an extensive WannaCry - Ransomware virus.  Companies and hospitals across the continent were paying ransom to get their data back.  Here in the US, our companies are faced with the same threat. 

How do you protect your company, your data, and your clients?... more

Posted on 06/16/2017

"When my father didn't have my hand, he had my back. " Linda Poindexter

To all the fathers, we wish you a wonderful Father's Day!

Posted on 06/09/2017

You and your parents survived.  You graduated.  Now, as you make a major transition from college to the work force, you are faced with big decisions.

One of them is insurance. 

Here are insurance decisions you will need to make:

  • Are you going to stay on your parent's... more
Posted on 06/02/2017

Before starting a project that requires a ladder, here are a few things to remember:

  • Carefully inspect the ladder for defects, such as cracks, corrosion and that bolts and rivets are secure.
  • Make sure the ladder's feet work properly and have slip-resistant pads.
  • Use... more

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