Earthquake Coverage & You

Earthquakes can come when you least expect them which makes them one of the most dangerous natural disasters on the planet. Earthquakes occur when two tectonic plates shift and all of that stored potential energy is transferred into kinetic energy and sends out a shockwave through the crust of the earth. This movement can be as little as a few centimeters, but when you remember that tectonic plates weigh upwards of 45 quintillion tons (to put that numerically, and blow your mind, that’s: … [Read more...]

How to Make Your Home Look Inhabited While You’re on Vacation

Your home is going to look mighty empty while you’re on vacation, and burglars will take notice. Who is there to watch your house while you’re on vacation? Very few homeowners have their neighbors on their most-trusted list, which makes leaving town somewhat less nerve-rattling as they can easily report any suspecting activities going on in your house while you’re away. For most Americans, however, this isn’t the case. Every day that you’re out of your house is another day in which burglars can … [Read more...]

3 Tips on How to Choose a Child’s Car Seat

A car seat is the most important purchase you’ll be making for your child—make sure it’s a good one to keep it safe. Car seats are made for your baby because regular seats are much too big for the seatbelt to have an effect on the safety of your small child. According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), vehicle accidents were responsible for the death of approximately 2,000 children under 14, and injured well over 230,000. Having a car seat that’s appropriate for your … [Read more...]

What is Employment Practice Liability Insurance?

Employment Practice Liability insurance covers businesses from legal action from their employees when they believe their rights have been violated. The number of lawsuits filed by employees against their own employers has been increasing in recent years. While most of these claims are filed against large corporations, employees will not care what size your company is if they find their rights to have been violated. Smaller companies now need this type of protection, and the more you know about … [Read more...]

Holiday Events in the Neighborhood!

Bay Area Holiday Events to Check Out! The Bay Area is home to some of the most amazing holiday events, which can be found right in your backyard! We want you to get the most out of your holiday season, so we have gathered a list of a couple of our favorite traditions in the neighborhood. Check them out this holiday season! Great Dickens Christmas Fair & Victorian Holiday Party In its 36th year of celebration, this is an amazing tradition that you will surely not want to miss out on! … [Read more...]

Don’t Drink and Drive! A DUI Isn’t Worth It

With the invitations to holiday parties arriving, the excitement for the holiday season is beginning to settle in. As you prepare for the perfect outfit and decide whom you will go with you to the party, you may be forgetting one very important planning measure. Before heading out the door to enjoy holiday festivities, you must secure a safe ride home. While you may be inclined to make the mistake of “sobering up” or “limiting” your alcohol intake, it is simply safer and more responsible to just … [Read more...]

Personal Safety Tips to Ensure a Safe Holiday Season

It seems that crime rates tend to skyrocket when the holiday season arrives. With far too many individuals being careless with their belongings and personal security during this chaotic time, it becomes increasingly more important to refresh our memories of some vital personal safety tips. Gathered are some personal security tips that will guide you through this hectic time: When shopping for holiday gifts, make sure to park in a well-lit area and around other cars so that you are not as … [Read more...]

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