Christmas Tree Safety

Despite advances in building materials, training and awareness, fires are still one of the leading causes of insurance losses. In 2016, a fire department in the US responded to a fire every 24 seconds on average. Every year, you hear stories about how a fire was...

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Responsible Party Hosting

Tips for being a responsible party host By Cincinnati Personal Lines Make activities and food – not alcohol – the focus of your party.   Planning a party can be a big task, especially when you consider your responsibilities as host extend beyond when your...

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Fire Escape Planning

The key to surviving a fire in your home is warning from smoke alarms and advance planning. Below are some tips from the National Fire Protection Association. You can also download their Fire Escape Safety Grid as a handy reference. Create the plan as a family. Get...

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Halloween Safety

Halloween is coming fast and Kevin Panter Insurance hopes you have a fun, spooky time and stay safe. Here's some excellent tips and reminders from one of our insurance partners, The Cincinnati Insurance Co's. Plan for safety long before Halloween night...

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Florida Contractor Requirements

The below is a very timely article from one of our insurance carrier partners, Cincinnati Insurance. Before you take your contractor services on the road, please keep these precautions in mind so you stay legal.   Florida contractor requirements: Know...

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Construction Zone Fire Hazards

One of the insurance companies we represent, The Cincinnati Insurance Companies, is a leader in insuring construction risks. The below article from them outlines some of the very real dangers of fire in construction zones. Fire danger in the construction...

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College Student Insurance

It's that time of year again when college students head back to their dorms or campus apartments. We're frequently asked about insurance for college students, so we though we'd share this article from the Insurance Information Institute on insuring college...

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Free Teen Driving Class

There’s nothing more tragic than losing a son or daughter to a preventable driving accident. Here’s some sobering statistics about teen driving: 16-year-olds have higher crash rates than drivers of any other age 56% of teens said they talk on the phone while driving...

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Dealing with Contractors

A Few Tips on Dealing with Contractors Whether it's a remodeled kitchen, a new patio or any reconstruction due to wind, water or fire damage, working with contractors can be tricky. Contractors (and deposits) that disappear, shoddy craftsmanship and/or a...

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Car Emergency Kits

Summer time means more travel, and sometimes that travel happens late at night and/or off the beaten path.Being stranded because of bad weather or vehicle failure can be a frightening occurrence, so it's best to be prepared. According to Ready.Gov, here are the things...

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