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GLASCOCK & MEENAN INSURANCE BLOG

  • Is Your Home Insured to Its Replacement Cost?
    If you lost your home in a fire, how much would it cost to rebuild it? The answer may...
  • Three of the Most Dangerous Boating Conditions
    While spending time near water or on a boat can be an enjoyable way to spend a summer day,...
  • Should I File a Property Damage Claim? Three Questions to Help You Decide
    Homeowners insurance can protect you from the unexpected. If your home is damaged or your belongings are stolen, it...
  • 6 Home Renovations that Can Affect Your Insurance
    If you're planning a home renovation, you may want to call your insurance agent first because this decision can...
  • Saving Money on Your Homeowners Insurance
    Save money on your homeowners insurance by “bundling” when you have more than one insurance policy with a single company. This...
  • What to Do When a Disaster Is Imminent
    It can be tempting to procrastinate planning for difficult situations. Planning a party is one thing, but planning how...
  • How To Create a Home Inventory
    If you experience a disaster and need to file a claim with an insurance company, it will be extremely...
  • GENERAL DRIVING TIPS
    Something as quick and simple as putting on your seat belt or getting your windshield cleaned can mean the...
  • Driver Safety Tips for Teenagers
      Always wear your seat belt. Obey the speed limit. Going too fast gives you less time to react....
  • How to Lower Car Insurance Costs
    Having enough car insurance to cover potential losses is important for any car owner, but no one likes to spend more...
  • 10 Ways to Save on Your Car Insurance
    Car insurance is a necessary expense for many people, and there are a variety of ways to save on this...
  • Preparing Your Home and Your Family in the Event of a Wildfire
    In some areas of the United States, regions that used to have designated “wildfire seasons” are finding that these...
  • 5 Tips to Protect Your Possessions with Valuable Items Insurance Coverage
    You may think that a homeowners insurance policy provides adequate coverage for all your valuables, but policies may provide limited or...
  • Why Do You Need Wedding Insurance?
    The Wedding Protector Plan from Travelers helps couples protect their special day, which can be a significant financial investment. Hoping,...
  • What to Do If Your Identity Is Stolen
    The fastest-growing white-collar crime in the United States is identity fraud. ID fraud is when someone commits a crime...
  • Do You Need a Workplace Safety Committee
    The general purpose of a safety committee is to minimize risk as well as ensure the safety and health...
  • High-Tech Cars: What's New in Car Safety Features?
    High-tech cars are here to stay. Car safety technology is evolving quickly, bringing scores of often unpronounceable abbreviations for...
  • Driving in Fog Safely
    Fog can be one of the most dangerous weather conditions for both new and experienced drivers. Fog has the...
  • Are you driving under the influence of your phone?
    While there are many distractions on the road today, your mobile phone is one of the worst offenders. Take...
  • Dangers of Distracted Driving
    Distracted driving is any activity that could divert your attention away from the main task of driving.1 It is something...
  • Distracted Driving Statistics
    A recent study from the Virginia Tech Transportation Institute found that manual-visual tasks associated with hand-held devices, such as...
  • Distracted Driving: The Treehouse: Howard’s Unfinished Story
    Each day nine people are killed by distracted driving, leaving their stories unfinished. We honored Howard by bringing his...
  • Keep a Disaster Kit at the Ready: Here’s What It Should Include
    f you had to evacuate due to a natural disaster, you would need to take a wide range of...
  • Don't forget your FREEE CAR WASH!
    Don't forget your FREE CAR WASH! With a no-obligation insurance quote BUSINESS • HOME • AUTO Walk-ins Welcome Limit one per customer, while supplies...
  • Teen Driving Statistics
    Consider these sobering statistics on teen driving: Automobile accidents are the number one killer of our nation's youth. Drivers...
  • FREE Car Wash
    With a no-obligation insurance quote BUSINESS • HOME • AUTO Walk-ins Welcome Limit one per customer, while supplies last. 410-535-0222 45 West Dares Beach Road...
  • Apps to Help Keep Your Teen Driver Safe
    Obtaining a driver’s license is a major rite of passage for millions of young people across the country. Getting...
  • Free Car Wash!
    With a no-obligation insurance quote BUSINESS • HOME • AUTO Walk-ins Welcome Limit one per customer, while supplies last. 410-535-0222 45 West Dares Beach...
  • Emergency Preparedness Tips and Checklist for Boaters
    On the shore or out on the water, being prepared to handle an emergency situation is one of the...
  • What Should I Do if My Boat is Damaged?
    Getting out on the water in your boat can be a uniquely enjoyable experience, whether you are planning on...
  • How to Help Trailer, Tow and Launch Your Boat Safely
    Before you can begin a season of boating, you must first get your boat to, and into, the water....
  • Car Insurance Coverage
    In just minutes, get a quote on auto insurance designed to help protect you and your car, as well...
  • 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...