8 Easy Tips to Stay Safe at the Pump

8 Easy Tips to Stay Safe at the Pump By: Amanda Prischak | June 2, 2016 There’s always a risk when gas and other flammable liquids are around. Yet many of us forget about that when we’re fueling up at the gas station. The main danger at a fueling pump is not the gas,...

8 Things You May Not Know About Memorial Day

For nearly 150 years, Americans have gathered in late spring to honor the sacrifice of those who have given their lives in service to their country. What began with dozens of informal commemorations of those killed in the Civil War has grown to become one of the...

WHAT IS A HURRICANE?

WHAT IS A HURRICANE? A hurricane is a tropical storm that has rotating winds of at least 73 mph, but rarely exceeding 150 mph. Hurricanes are usually accompanied by rain, thunder and lightning. These severe storms, which are spawned by low-pressure depressions moving...

Maintenance tips to prevent accidents

To ensure a poorly maintained vehicle doesn’t contribute to an accident, we’ve put together a few ways you and your customers can keep your cars in top condition. Feel free to share this information with your customers. Tires According to the National...

8 Easy Ways To Make Your Home Safer!

When was the last time you did something to make your home safer? With more accidents happening at home than anywhere else, it’s something worth considering. Here to help you is Laurie Woodward, a senior risk control consultant at Erie Insurance who has 36 years of...

Prevent Freezing Pipes

Prevent Freezing Pipes January 26, 2015 – When the water in a pipe freezes, it can explode and cause significant damage to the interior of your home. Pipes that run along exterior walls and in attics and crawl spaces are the most vulnerable. To keep your pipes...