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July 14, 2022 | Risk Mitigation

Understanding Hail Risks for Your Property

Hail can be one of the most destructive weather incidents to your property. Although hailstorms can occur anywhere in the world, they are most common in the United States. In 2019, over 7.1 million properties were damaged by hail with losses reaching $13 Billion. Hailstorms typically occur between February and July and are some of the most difficult weather conditions to predict.

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July 14, 2022 | Risk Mitigation

4 Hazard Safety Tips to Keep Your Property Damage-Free

When it comes to owning a home or business, there are plenty of potential hazards that can put your property at risk. From severe weather to accidents, the potential of damage to your property can lurk anywhere. To help protect your investment, here are four hazard safety tips for keeping your property damage-free.

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May 23, 2022 | Risk Mitigation

What Is a Lightning Rod?

A lightning rod is a metal pole that is installed on the roof of a building and is connected to a wire that runs down the side of the building to the ground.

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November 10, 2021 | Earthquake | Flood | Hurricane | Reinsurance | Risk Mitigation

Risk Mitigation Tips for Homeowners

When it comes to protecting your property against potential hazards and risks, you have plenty of options for mitigation in an effort to reduce the loss of life and property by lessening the impact of disasters.

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