For many, the New Year is an opportunity for a new beginning and a chance to excel and challenge themselves. While you celebrate these new possibilities, make sure you’re staying safe while bringing in the New Year. The combination of busy roads, alcohol consumption and fireworks make this festive time one of the most dangerous holidays of the year.
Thanksgiving day holds the record for being the most flammable day of the year. November is the number one month for grease and cooking related fires, and December is not far behind. Home fire claims jump 15% during the holiday season. South Carolina alone has had 16 fires from 2005 to 2012, as a result of turkey fryers!
Summer has arrived and it’s time to hit the road for that long-awaited vacation. Unfortunately, summer months have the highest percentage of burglaries.
Did you place someone’s stapler in Jell-O or possibly tell your colleague to come to work in a Hawaiian shirt today? While you might pull some light-hearted pranks this April Fools' Day, make sure to consider the possible repercussions if a prank were to go awry.
Will you be among the millions watching Super Bowl LI this Sunday for some football and ads? If so, take some time to review your game day plans before hosting or attending a Super Bowl party. On average, American households invite up to 17 people into their homes to watch the game. While prepping for the day, one thing you might not consider is the risks you face[...]
With all the recent reports of severe flooding around the country, have you taken some time to talk about the importance of flood insurance with your consumers? Flood mapping has changed in recent years so a home that was not in a flood zone may now be in a flood zone. Nearly 25% of flood insurance claims are from people outside of the mapped high-risk flood areas,
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This month, we are devoting this feature to addressing Frequently Asked Questions.
At Lighthouse, we have a wonderful group of hard working agents trying to write quality business. Because we know we are not your only carrier, we appreciate your business all the more! This month, we want to try to help break down a few eligibility guidelines that have changed recently or can be confusing. We hope this helps you, our valued agency partner, with[...]
When a loss occurs, most insureds can tell you the big ticket items they own: 2 - 48” HDTV’s, 4 Laptops, etc. But what about the lesser items we use every day? Could an insured tell you: how many glasses they have in their kitchen cabinets, how many picture frames are throughout the house, how many pairs of shoes does Mr. Insured’s wife own, what kind of golf clubs[...]