Category Archives: Liability

5 Reasons Why YOU Should Have Umbrella Insurance

23
Sep
2015

1. You’re Human. You Make Mistakes. Even a”small” backing accident can trigger extensive damage.  Click this link to read the story of “Just a little backing accident”.  A few years ago, a Seattle driver of a Ford pickup didn’t see a […]


5 Reasons Why YOU Should Have Umbrella Insurance

20
Nov
2013

1. You’re Human. You Make Mistakes. Even “small” accidents can have big consequences.  Click this link to read the story of “Just a little backing accident”.  A few years ago, a Seattle driver of a Ford pickup didn’t see a fire hydrant […]


Skagit River Bridge Collapse: Would Your Car Insurance Pay?

8
Jun
2013

Only a few short weeks after the Skagit River bridge collapse near Mt. Vernon, WA, we are still shocked by the magnitude of this vehicular accident!  Can you imagine driving at 60 mph only to see the road in front of […]


Washington Couples: Protect Your Wedding! 5 Reasons to Say “I Do” To Wedding Insurance

30
May
2013

Isn’t the Wedding Day is the most anticipated, most important days in a woman’s life?  The blessing of finding Prince Charming, the question, the “Yes!” and the preparations of the big day all play together to create beautiful memories. In […]


Can Marijuana Garner You a DUI – and How Does It Affect Your Insurance?

15
Nov
2012

  Image Source: http://lifeinsurancebyjeff.com/term-life-insurance-for-marijuana-users/ Now that marijuana has become legalized for recreational use in Washington State as part of initiative I-502, we wonder:  What does this mean for your insurance? After all, whether you are driving under the influence of alcohol or […]


Halloween Safety – 5 Tips from your Insurance Agent’s Point of View

30
Oct
2012

If you are a parent of what inevitably turns into a ghoul or goblin just about this time of year, you are probably very interested in keeping them safe during Halloween.  Before the big night, please check out our list […]


Who Pays For Roadside Damage? Not Just Taxpayers, Thanks To WSDOT Claims Team

27
Aug
2012

The WSDOT recently published a press release about a small team of claims investigators that saves Washington taxpayers millions of dollars every year by tracking down police accident reports and matching them to existing damage to guardrails, bridges, and road barriers.  […]


Fore! 3 Tips to Insure Your Golf Equipment

10
Aug
2012

As the 2012 PGA Championship is in full swing (no pun intended), we thought that the golfers among our clients might be interested in knowing how to adequately insure their equipment and assets. 1. Protect Your Equipment The beauty of […]


Stay Safe and Cool In Your Backyard Pool

12
Jul
2012

It takes a village to raise a child – and it takes a 6-foot fence with a locking gate to have an in-ground swimming pool in your backyard.  That’s the building code in most communities and an insurance uderwriting requirement. Here […]


Woof! Dog Bites Take a Big Chunk Out of Claims Dollars

7
Jun
2012

Did you know that dog bites account for about one third of all homeowner’s claims?  It’s a staggering number.  Last year, insurance companies paid $479 million for dog bite claims.  That’s an increase of $66 million over 2010, and the numbers continue […]