Hurricane Preparedness: Determine Your Risk

when it comes to hurricanes, What are you at risk for? It is important to remember, hurricanes are not just a coastal problem. The impact of hurricane force winds can be felt hundreds of miles inland, and significant impacts can occur without it being a major hurricane. Consider the following threats: Storm Surge While storm …

Hurricane Preparedness: Assemble Disaster Supplies

Beat the rush: Get your supplies now Waiting until a hurricane has got our area in its sights is a bad time to be thinking about hurricane supplies. People panic and store shelves become empty within a few hours of the news stations proclaiming we are under a tropical storm/hurricane warning or watch. Gas stations …

Hurricane Preparedness: Get An Insurance Checkup

Did your policyholders know standard insurance policies do not cover flooding? It takes 30 days for a new policy to be issued! During this time right before hurricane season starts (it begins June 1st), you should be doing policy check-ups with your policyholders. Just a few things to evaluate: Has the home increased in value? …