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5 Holiday Mishaps: Does Your Policy Cover That?

How Your Liability Coverage May – or May Not – Protect You This Holiday Season You know your homeowners insurance protects you if fire damages your home or burglars make off with your valuables. But, did you know the typical homeowners policy also includes liability coverage? Depending on the specifics of your policy, liability coverage typically provides: Coverage against the cost of lawsuits for damages...

’Tis the Season for Kitchen Fires

4 Tips for Safer Holiday Cooking A home-cooked holiday meal is a time-honored tradition that millions of people enjoy each year. Unfortunately, though, the act of cooking those meals can lead to something much less joyous: a holiday kitchen fire. According to the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA), cooking fires are the top cause of both home fires and injuries in the home. And, the...

Holiday Decorating Safety

For many, the winter holidays are a time of joy, celebration and tradition. Decorating your home, yard or office is a fun, festive way to celebrate the season. A little planning can help you enjoy your display all season long. Following are some tips from Travelers Risk Consultants to help keep your family and friends safe around your decorative displays. Planning your Holiday Display Plan...

College Students and Insurance: A Primer for Parents

The Typical College Student’s Insurance Needs This post is part of a series of insurance blogs on Safeco.com showcasing the expertise of independent insurance agents and aimed at helping you understand important insurance coverages and issues. It’s an exciting and emotional time when a child – err, young adult – heads off to college. And, for many parents, a confusing time in regards to car...

Tips to Protect Your Child at College

Sending your child to college can bring on the tears (and fears) for some parents. But getting a call that your child’s possessions were stolen or unexpectedly damaged beyond repair will really make you cry. You can avoid this problem by making sure your college student is properly insured against these risks. For about $179 a year (that’s the average cost of renters insurance in Ohio, according to the Ohio Insurance...