Archive for July 2017

How to Help Prevent Heat Stroke

July 26, 2017

Weston Wolfe

Categories: health, Safety, Safety Tips

Did you know that extreme heat has killed more people in recent years than all other natural disasters combined?1 Between 1999 and 2009, there were an average of 658 heat-related deaths per year in the United States.2 While warmer weather means more outdoor activities for many, knowing how to prevent overheating and how to identify warning signs from heat…
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Protect your home from water damage 10 simple tips

July 20, 2017

Wolfe Insurance Group

Categories: & Frozen Pipes, Home, Home Inventory, home safety, Insurance, Safety, Safety Tips, Travel, vacation

  Whether you’re at home or enjoying your vacation, we’re always looking for ways to make sure you’re protected from every angle and help you avoid the unexpected. Simple, proactive steps can help you minimize water damage or even prevent it from happening in the first place. Before your next vacation, use these tips to…
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When you loan your collection: Tips to reduce risk

July 17, 2017

Wolfe Insurance Group

Categories: Home, Home Inventory, Insurance, personal

Your collection is your passion. You’ve put your TLC into a unique grouping of objects that tells the story of your specific taste, love of the arts and desire to preserve these items for future generations. When you’re asked to loan a piece or your collection to a museum exhibit, you have the satisfaction of…
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6 Ways to Make Your Home Safer

July 13, 2017

Wolfe Insurance Group

Categories: Home, home safety, House Fire Safety, Safety, Safety Tips

Whether your insurance clients own a house or rent an apartment, there’s no excuse for not making home safety a priority. Along with the peace of mind, these steps will go a long way in mitigating potential liabilities and avoiding costly insurance claims. 1. Check your smoke detectors. Per the National Fire Protection Association, three out of every five…
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Three Things to Consider Before Traveling This Summer

July 10, 2017

Wolfe Insurance Group

Categories: holiday, Safety, Safety Tips, Travel

Americans will spend close to $100 billion on summer travel in 2017. But as millions of travelers plan their vacations to destinations both home and abroad, many are overlooking significant risks. Fortunately, there are a number of measures you can take to help protect your family. Yes—it will add a few extra steps to your pre-departure preparations,…
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7 Tips to Prepare Your Home for a Storm

July 06, 2017

Wolfe Insurance Group

Categories: Home, home safety, Safety, Safety Tips, weather

7 tips to prepare your home for storms

While summer typically means warmer weather, it can also bring a variety of harsh weather conditions, sometimes leading to severe storms. Homeowners can take preventative measures to help reduce damage if and when a severe storm hits. Ken Enscoe, senior director of Catastrophe Operations at Nationwide, shared some tips on how to help prepare your home:…
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Happy 4th of July 2017

July 03, 2017

Wolfe Insurance Group

Categories: holiday

From everyone at the Wolfe Insurance Group, we wish you a Happy 4th of July 2017!

How to Drive Safely in Strong Wind and Rain

July 03, 2017

Wolfe Insurance Group

Categories: Auto, Safety, Safety Tips, Travel

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Driving in conditions that involve strong or heavy wind and rain may not seem like the most pressing safety concern for many drivers, but our safety professionals know that driving in any type of severe weather can significantly increase your risk and potential for a dangerous situation for you, your family and other drivers. Remember…
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