Dawson Insurance Blog

What to do if you are in an accident

Here's a few quick tips to keep in mind in case you are in an accident. Knowing what to do if you are in an accident helps to reduce stress and keeps you and your family safe. First, check for injuries. Check yourself first, and then check on your fellow passengers....

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Employment Practices Liability Insurance

Most businesses know that they need to insure their buildings and property, liability from operations, and workers compensation, but only 3 out of 10 businesses insure their exposure to employment practices liability.  Employment practices liability arises out of...

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Home Inventory Checklists

In the event your home is destroyed, nothing is more valuable than a home inventory checklist. The adjuster assigned to you will work with you to determine exactly what was in your home. Trying to come up with this after a tragedy has occurred is next to impossible....

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Surviving Severe Cold Weather

As the temperature plummets, here's some tips and reminders from the Insurance Information Institute on what to do to survive sever colder weather. Much of the country periodically experiences severe and sustained cold weather, with snowfalls interspersed...

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Insurance Annual Review

January is a great time for an insurance annual review. Over the course of the last year, it's likely at least something has changed that might cause a need to make a change in your insurance program. Below are a few situations the Insurance Information Institute list...

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Safe Winter Driving

It's that time of the year again, and we've got some tips for you to keep yourself and your employees safe while driving this winter. The below is from OSHA.  Winter driving can be hazardous and scary, especially in northern regions that get a lot of snow and ice....

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Tips for Preparing Your Home for Winter

Fall has arrived and there are a few simple things you can do now to maintain your home that will help prevent winter insurance claims. Some ideas you might want to consider: Have your furnace cleaned and inspected by a qualified technician. Keep flammable materials,...

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10 Things to Do if You Are in an Auto Accident

We hope you never need these, but if you're ever in an auto accident, here's 10 things to do immediately. Stop your vehicle and move it to a safe location. The law requires you to stop at the accident scene. Check all parties for injuries and call for medical...

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Safety Tips for Halloween

Safe Kids Worldwide has put together an excellent list of Halloween safety tips that we wanted to share and encourage you to review them with your children.   HALLOWEEN SAFETY TIPS Walk Safely Cross the street at corners, using traffic signals and...

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