Loss Prevention

The first step to safeguarding the important things in life is to eliminate the factors that put your family and business at risk. Loss can be minimized by taking some simple measures to assess if your home or business has vulnerabilities that may be the cause of claim in the future. We have the experts with knowledge and the tools to help you identify those hazards, and let you breathe easier knowing your company has you covered.

Mould In Your Home

March 7, 2018 Loss Prevention

JUST THE FACTS Mould can grow on almost any material, including wood, paper, drywall, carpet and food. The spores released by growing mould can be found virtually everywhere, both indoors and out. Some forms of mould grow faster than others and breathing in the spores of some moulds can be more dangerous to your health… Read more »

Preparing Yourself for an Emergency

January 10, 2018 Home Insurance, Loss Prevention

Think ahead The key to being able to manage through a sudden event that affects the safety of your family or your home is to anticipate as much as you can before an emergency strikes. When faced with a crisis, it’s hard to think straight. and some advanced planning reduces the need to problem-solve under pressure…. Read more »

Preparing Your Business for an Emergency

January 10, 2018 Commercial Insurance, Loss Prevention

Be Prepared You put your heart and soul into your business. Be sure to also make plans for disaster recovery so your company can function if an emergency situation presents itself. It can be hard to think straight when a crisis happens, so having the steps in place ahead of time will make getting back to business much… Read more »

Emergency Planning for Your Farm

January 10, 2018 Farm Insurance, Loss Prevention

Be Prepared When you are faced with an emergency, it’s hard to think straight. The key is to put a plan in place to reduce the need to problem-solve under pressure.  On your farm Write a plan that details what must be done when certain types of incidents arise. This plan should be reviewed regularly… Read more »

Give Your Oil Furnace Some TLC

October 26, 2017 Loss Prevention

That trusted furnace can start to show its age if you don’t give it some attention at least once a year, but especially as we head into winter. Regular annual maintenance by a qualified professional will reduce the likelihood of problems that could result in damage to your home. So think about these simple steps:… Read more »

Don’t Let Equipment Snags Eat Away Your Time and Money

June 8, 2017 Loss Prevention

Heavy machinery – especially farming equipment – takes constant upkeep so it’s in good working order when you need it most. Spending a little time maintaining your fleet before and after you’ve been in the field will decrease your chances of a breakdown – or worse, a piece of equipment going up in smoke. Keep… Read more »