Sunday, September 30, 2018

Insurance Commissioner Releases First Insurance Loss Data For 2018 Wildfires



California Insurance Commissioner Dave Jones releases the first data on the total insurance claims reported for residential and commercial losses following the Carr and Mendocino Complex wildfires. Commissioner Jones will also release updated data for the 2017 California wildfires and 2018 mudslides.

Monday, September 24, 2018

The i's on Insurance: Auto Coverage: You're in the Driver's Seat



Car Insurance is something every driver needs, but how much do you really know about your auto coverage? '

Saturday, September 15, 2018

What Items Should A School Be Required To Include In Their Emergency Action Plan?



Most students have now returned to school for a new year. They probably don't think of the fire safety requirements that impact their return to school or how the Fire Code plays a critical role in helping to ensure their safety throughout the year. However, those requirements which impact students on a daily basis are vast.
This NFPA Live session will cover the topics of furnishing and contents, fire department access, food trucks, laboratories, and fire drills. The discussion will focus on these provisions as they relate to NFPA 1, Fire Code.

Wednesday, September 12, 2018

Four Key Ways To Prepare For A Disaster



Jeanne Salvatore of the Insurance Information Institute http://www.iii.org giving four key ways to prepare for a disaster. First, review your insurance and make sure you have enough and the right type of insurance--especially flood insurance. Second, take a home inventory so you know the value of your belongings and as a way to help the claims process should you suffer a loss. Third, have a disaster plan and know where you're going and how you will get there if you need to evacuate. Finally, make your home more disaster resistant by securing the structure and removing any potential threats like dangerous trees.

Sunday, September 9, 2018

Insurance Commissioner Releases First Insurance Loss Data For 2018 Wildfires



California Insurance Commissioner Dave Jones releases the first data on the total insurance claims reported for residential and commercial losses following the Carr and Mendocino Complex wildfires. Commissioner Jones will also release updated data for the 2017 California wildfires and 2018 mudslides.

Thursday, September 6, 2018

About Contractors' General Liability Insurance



Contractors' general liability insurance varies depending on the level of jobs that you do. Find out about contractors' general liability insurance with help from a business consultant in this free video clip.

Monday, September 3, 2018

Officials Warn Young Drivers At Higher Risk For Collisions Over Labor Day Holiday



The Labor Day holiday weekend is coming up, part of the 100 Deadliest Days (the days between Memorial Day and Labor Day) behind the wheel for teens and young adults. With the legalization of recreational cannabis and national data showing drugged driving on the rise, it is a critical time to discuss the dangers of impaired driving of any kind and to enhance efforts to reduce impaired-driver arrests, traffic collisions and fatalities. The California Department of Insurance, CHP, Ford, AAA, PCIAA, and III are continuing its statewide safety campaign with an experience in impaired driving as young drivers suit up in Ford Motor Company’s Drugged Driving Suit, which simulates being under the influence of marijuana, and attempts driving on a controlled course. Leaders in law enforcement, insurance and safety will be on-hand to discuss the effects of impairment on a driver’s ability to operate a vehicle safely and the consequences for drivers arrested for impaired driving.