Factors that lead to a home invasion

Home invasions can cost homeowners more than just their valuables. It can also cost them their piece of mind and sense of security. And according to a new report, experiencing such a traumatic event is much more likely than many may think.

6 Critical Home Fire Escape Planning Tips

Fire Prevention Week is October 8-14, 2017 Modern home furnishings contribute to an increased rate at which home fires burn, according to officials with the NFPA.    Knowing that today’s homes burn faster than ever, the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) announced “Every Second Counts: Plan Two Ways Out” as the official theme for this year’s Fire Prevention Week […]

The Importance of Your Words on Social Media

Do you, your spouse or children use social media? It’s a wonderful way to stay in contact with family and friends. However, there is a dark side to social media … and it involves what you post.

Are you at risk from the recent data breach?

As you’ve probably heard, Equifax, a leading credit reporting company, reported a data breach event that potentially impacts 143 million U.S. consumers. If you were affected by this breach, please read the following:

How High is Your BI and PD?

If you look at your automobile insurance policy, you will see a listing for liability coverage. This includes coverage for bodily injury (BI) and property damage (PD).  What exactly is covered under BI and PD?

E. R. Munro and Company Offices Closed on Labor Day

E. R. Munro and Company offices will be closed on Monday, September 4, 2017 for the Labor Day holiday. We will resume our normal business hours on Tuesday, September 5, 2017. Have a safe and happy holiday weekend.

Disaster preparedness tips for homeowners – Part 3

As promised, here’s part 3 of Peter P. Duncanson’s article that was featured in Casualty Property 360: Use technology to stay connected and aware Technology makes it easier than ever to stay aware of weather risks, coordinate with loved ones and stay safe in the event of an emergency. Take advantage of today’s tech to […]

Disaster preparedness tips for homeowners – Part 2

Let’s continue with part 2 of the article written by Peter P. Duncanson:

Disaster preparedness tips for homeowners

E. R. Munro and Company is proud to reprint this article, written by Peter P. Duncanson and published on August 17, 2017 in Property Casualty 360 News Flash. The article is long, so we’re going to break it down into three separate blog posts.

Prevent Heatstroke in Children in Cars

In 2016, there were 39 heatstroke deaths of children in vehicles, a 63 percent increase from 2015.