Tag Archive: Allied Insurance Managers

I’m Renting a Car, Am I Covered?

This is one of the questions that we are asked a lot, “Am I covered when renting a car?” We have partnered with Hanover Insurance to give you some food for thought, because the answer, as it usually is in insurance, is “it depends.” The majority of the time when you rent a vehicle, you…

Save Lives, Combat Distracted Driving with New Mobile App

Our partners at Cincinnati Insurance partnered with LifeSaver to help manage cellphone usage while driving company vehicles. If you’re a Cincinnati policy holder, you’ll receive a discount for using LifeSaver’s distracted driving solution via their mobile app.

Protect Your Children This Halloween

Costumes, candy, friends, and fun seems to be the most enjoyable part of Halloween. However, it’s not all fun and games for some children. According to the National Safety Council, “Children are more than twice as likely to be hit by a car and killed on Halloween than on any other day of the year.”…

You Will Never Believe How Much Life Insurance Can Save Your Business

You might not have given this much thought, but life insurance is just as important for your business as it for you and your family. Think about it. Your family will have help from your life insurance if you were to pass away, but what will happen to your business? Who will cover the costs…

5 Things You Need to Do to Maintain Your Car This Fall

It’s the end of summer as we know it. You’re probably already aware of this, but each season can affect your car differently. That’s why it’s important for you to consistently maintain your car and prepare it for the season to come. Here are five things you should do to prep your vehicle for fall:…

3 Common Business Insurance Myths

There are several misconceptions when it comes to business insurance. Here are three myths that you’ve probably heard before: Myth #1- Personal Auto Policies Will Cover Losses on Vehicles Used for Commercial Purposes Make sure you check with your insurance agent to see what’s covered and excluded from your personal auto policy. If you have…

Your Business Needs a Thermal Imaging Camera, Here’s Why

Would you believe us if we told you a simple camera could help prevent your business from a major electrical fire? Our partners at Cincinnati Insurance Companies explained how thermal imaging cameras can help businesses “see the heat” before a fire starts. Here’s how it works. If you have a circuit breaker that’s heating up,…

How to Prevent a Clothes Dryer Fire

Your clothes dryer is probably one of the appliances in your home that you would least expect to cause a house fire. A clothes dryer fire can happen and occurs more often than you think. According to the U.S. Fire Administration, “2,900 home clothes dryer fires are reported each year and cause an estimated 5…

Replacement Cost and Market Value: What’s the Difference?

If we asked you what’s the difference between replacement cost and market value, what would you say? In case you don’t know the answer, we’re here to quickly clarify what these two insurance terms mean.  Re-place-ment Cost  Noun  According to BusinessDictionary, replacement cost is defined as: “Current cost of replacing an existing asset or property…

Online Program Helps Teens to be Better Drivers

What if we told you that there’s a program designed specifically with your teen driver in mind? Well, there is. The teenSMART program is an online course that will educate your teen about the ins and outs of safe driving. According to the teenSMART website, “Teens that complete the teenSMART program have up to 30%…