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GLASCOCK & MEENAN INSURANCE BLOG

  • Keeping Your Passengers Safe on the Road
    Wearing seat belts has become second nature for many, thanks in part to stricter seat belt laws and safety...
  • 10 Tips to Reduce Distracted Driving
    More than 40,000 Americans died on the roads in 2016, the most significant increase in deaths over a two-year...
  • Summer Driving Safety [Infographic]
    Summer vacation season means more individuals and families setting out on road trips of all kinds. Statistics indicate that...
  • 7 Quick-Hit Insurance Tips
    Insurance is one of the rare purchases you hope you never have to use. It's important to be covered...
  • Lawnmower Safety Tips
    According to the Consumer Product Safety Commission, an estimated 81,938 people visited emergency rooms due to being injured by lawn mowers in...
  • Insuring New Jewelry & Other Big-Ticket Items
    As the holidays come to a close, individuals across the country are likely enjoying the gifts they received from...
  • Some Common Personal Insurance Misconceptions
    According to numerous sources, a majority of individuals actually never read the entirety of their personal insurance policies. The...
  • Selecting the Right Car for Your Summer Road Trip
    A road trip can make for a great family vacation this summer, as an alternative to the usual theme...
  • TAKE A STROLL DOWN SAFETY STREET
    From workplace injuries to cyber security, businesses have a lot to consider when evaluating the safety of their operations....
  • 5 STRANGE INSURANCE CLAIMS
    Many insurance claims tend to be fairly standard and straight-forward. But there are some that be quite specific beyond...
  • 6 REASONS TO LOVE INSURANCE
    Speak with an agent to learn more about the protection insurance can provide for your home, auto, or business....
  • How Can Being a Good Citizen Boost Your Business?
    A lot goes into succeeding in business, from providing valuable products or services to a proper approach to management....
  • Boosting Your Workplace Morale
    Your workforce is the foundation of your business. Every business owner should know that regardless of market demand for...
  • Spring Cleaning For Your Business
      All of us have areas of our lives that are disordered and in need of attention. And for small...
  • How to Perform a Safety Audit for Your Business
      One of your responsibilities as a business owner is to provide a safe environment for employees, customers, vendors and other visitors. You’re...
  • Are Your Employees Driving Distracted?
    Are Your Employees Driving Distracted? 4/1/2018 Multi-tasking is a myth. The human brain cannot actually perform two functions at the same...
  • Umbrella Insurance Coverage
    Umbrella insurance provides extra liability coverage that can help protect assets, such as your home, car and boat. It...
  • 9 Home Security Tips
    These home security tips can help protect your house from burglary and theft. Travelers safety professionals deliver important guidance...
  • The Science of Car Crashes
      By Chris Hayes, Travelers Second Vice President, Transportation Risk Control   From lane departure warnings to automatic emergency braking, drivers today have...
  • Commercial Property Insurance
    Commercial Property Insurance can help protect the business property you own, lease or rent, including assets like your buildings,...
  • Three-Minute Home Security Checklist
    You are busy, as usual, and are heading out for the day. A quick scan of the weather shows...
  • Tips for Selecting Safe Drivers for Your Business
    Choosing the right employees to drive for your company is the most basic element in your company's fleet safety...
  • 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...
  • 5 Questions to Ask Your Car Insurance Rep
    When it comes to choosing a car insurance policy, many of us let the premium price drive our decisions....
  • 8 Steps to Buying and Insuring Your New Home
    Whether you’re in the market for your first home or you're a seasoned home buyer, one key element you...
  • Smart Ways to Help Protect Your Child and Your Home [Video]
    As reported by CNET Join us at the CNET Smart Home® to see how you can easily add motion alerts,...
  • Protecting Against Common Fire Risks During Construction
    It’s nothing new that the construction industry has to deal with a variety of hazards, but a growing number...
  • The Modern Office Brings Emerging Risks
    Pioneered in the workplaces of Silicon Valley, employee benefits, such as climbing walls, foosball tables, video games and the...
  • 5 Ways Mindfulness May Increase Productivity for Your Small Business
    Long associated with meditation and relaxation, the practice of mindfulness has become more mainstream in recent years. And, with...
  • Small Business Insurance 101: Frequently Asked Questions and Answers
    Opening a new business is both exciting and daunting. Even if you start small, the risks may feel greater...
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  • Boating Safety Tips
    There’s something universal about that feeling that comes with being on the water. Whether you’re going solo in a...
  • Why Does Gas Cost More in the Summer?
    For the tens of millions of Americans who drive, gasoline price fluctuations are a sometimes puzzling aspect of life....
  • Safety Tips for Senior Drivers
    When we drive we depend on our reflexes, hearing, and vision, among other things. As we all know, these...
  • Is Your Business Parking Lot Safe?
    Each year, more than 50,000 accidents occur in parking lots and garage structures according to the National Safety Council. These...
  • Teen Driving Safety Tips
    According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, drivers between the ages of 16 and 19 are three times...
  • Technology Can Protect Your Employees and Your Commercial Fleet
    If you depend on a fleet of vehicles to conduct your business, you understand the importance of knowing whether...
  • Small Business Insurance Glossary
    Trying to understand how your small business insurance works, but having trouble with the language? We understand. Here are...
  • Six Smart Technologies to Keep You and Your Home Safe
    Do you rely on an ordinary deadbolt lock, squint through a front door peephole and struggle to remember a...
  • Protect Your Business Equipment Investments
    Your business may be contemplating an investment in new equipment to help you save money and speed up or...
  • 5 Teen Texting and Driving Tips
    Your teen receives a text. Thumbs flash, head bends forward, eyes only on the tiny screen in hand; the urge...
  • Password Security Tips
      The Internet has connected us to a world of new experiences, enabling us to expand our boundaries well beyond...
  • How Much Homeowners Insurance Do I Need?
    How Much Homeowners Insurance Do I Need?       You're getting ready to buy a home and know that you'll need...
  • 5 Smart Home Automation Safety Tips
    Smart home automation technology can offer homeowners peace of mind, convenience and efficiency, making it possible to automate systems...
  • 9 Key Elements of a Data Security Policy
    While the conversation around the water cooler may be about the latest cyber breach, protecting your data against cyber...
  • Kitchen Fire Safety
    When thinking of the cause of a kitchen fire, it is common to think of cooking. But not all...
  • How to Create a Fire Evacuation Plan
    The last thing most of us expect in the safety of our own homes is an unforeseen and extreme...
  • Space Heater Safety Tips
    In order to save money in the colder months, many people opt to use a space heater to heat...
  • Valuable Items Blanket Coverage: Lavish Gifts Deserve Protection as Special as They Are
    The most valuable possession that you own is probably your home. It’s also one of the most vulnerable. Weather...
  • Tips to Help Prevent Carbon Monoxide Poisoning
    CO is a colorless, odorless gas produced by the incomplete burning of any carbon-containing material, including gasoline, natural gas,...
  • 5 Smart Home Automation Safety Tips
    Smart home automation technology can offer homeowners peace of mind, convenience and efficiency, making it possible to automate systems...
  • Fireplace Safety & Maintenance
    When the colder temperatures start to set in, many homeowners will turn to their fireplace, wood or pellet stoves as an...
  • Preventing Tax Fraud and Identity Theft
    When it comes to filing taxes, there are plenty of reasons to file early instead of waiting until the...
  • How to Protect Yourself from Package Theft and ID Fraud
    There are several key times each year when people spend time shopping in stores and online for the perfect gifts for their loved...
  • Beware Post-Natural Disaster Scams: Protecting Yourself After the Storm
    Emily Guy Birken The hail storm came in quickly and left missing shingles, pits, scars, and other roof damage in...
  • 5 Things Burglars Don’t Want You to Know
    While my husband and I were out visiting family one weekend, thieves broke into our home, took the pillow...
  • How to Safely Thaw Frozen Pipes
      The easiest way to deal with frozen pipes is to avoid them in the first place. But when the temperature really...