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Wednesday, December 4, 2013It’s no secret that working on an oil rig can be a dangerous job. Accidents can and will happen, but enhancing your safety efforts can lessen the risk. Planning routine safety seminars will ensure that your employees are taught to do their jobs with caution. READ MORE >>
Thursday, October 31, 2013By now, even if you reside in a state without seat belt regulations, you’re aware that buckling up can save your life. But buckling your seat belt is not the only way you can proactively act to keep you and your family safe in your automobile. 1. READ MORE >>
Monday, October 21, 2013It can be easier than you think to put the brakes on high auto insurance rates – as an independent agency, Shipman Insurance Agency can help! We can review your policy and possibly help you find a variety of illuminating ways to save money. Here are some things you may want to consider: Ask us to check several companies’ rates. READ MORE >>
Tuesday, October 8, 2013Message from Tony:This may be a good subject for an email. We were once sued by a customer for not supplying liquor liability to him. We did offer it and had notes to demonstrate that we did. Thankfully we did not have to pay the 1.8 million but did have to pay legal defense costs to our legal team. READ MORE >>
Wednesday, October 2, 2013Your personalized quote for homeowners insurance is not seen on any type of static chart that compares your age, home value and deductible information to a set price. Homeowners insurance quotes are specifically created for each customer and are based on the very unique details of your lifestyle and living area. READ MORE >>
Thursday, September 12, 2013If you came to work tomorrow morning and found out someone had electronically emptied your business account. What would you do? What are your options? Would the bank reimburse you fully? Do you know if you have cyber crime protection on your business accounts. READ MORE >>
Thursday, September 5, 2013When you begin learning about insurance, there are a variety of different terms and policy options that can be confusing. Many people do not understand the full extent of what their policies do and don’t cover, some do not understand what their deductibles and limits are, and others are not... READ MORE >>
Wednesday, August 7, 2013Most customers who are lured away from independent agents by direct insurers promising lower prices will ultimately return to an independent agent.
According to a recent study commissioned by The Hanover Insurance Group, nearly 60 percent of consumers who had purchased insurance through a dire... READ MORE >>
Thursday, August 1, 2013Many people today are choosing to go into the cargo trucking business. With the economy still recovering and the resurgence of oilfield drilling and commercial manufacturing, trucking companies are popping up all over the country and offering benefits with plenty of work for those willing to haul anything and everything from appliances to produce to petrol. READ MORE >>
Wednesday, July 3, 2013With the summer months here, it's time to get the RV out and head out on your first road trip of the season. One thing you may not have thought about, though, is your Recreational Vehicle insurance. Some RVs may come with a policy, but is it right for you? Does it provide all of the coverage you really need? READ MORE >>