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How to Prep for San Pedro's Most Likely Natural Disasters

May 4 2016 Earthquakes, landslides, heat waves, and droughts are some of the most likely natural disasters that can occur in the San Pedro California area. Learn more about these risks and how to prepare your home and family.... more

Everything You Need To Know About The California Drought

Apr 6 2016 In winter 2015, California experienced the biggest drought in state history. The infamous Sierra Nevada mountain range had a meager 5% of the normal snowpack - five times less than the previous record low of 25%; the... more

3 Dangers to Avoid During Thanksgiving

Nov 17 2015   Thanksgiving is a wonderful time of year when families and friends congregate over delicious warm food, competitive football games and the joy and thankfulness for life’s blessings. Unfortunately, though,... more

How The Wildfires in California Affect You

Oct 6 2015   There are currently four large, active fires burning in California, damaging nearly half-million acres of land, destroying some 2,000 homes and claiming seven lives. These series of fires have racked up a price tag... more

How to Snorkel Catalina Island Safely

Sep 9 2015   Though Catalina Island might be best known for its slow-paced, relaxing ambiance, it also offers several land and sea adventures. From golfing to kayaking to parasailing, the options are nearly endless. However, the... more

What to Do Before and After a House Fire

Sep 1 2015 Did you know that nearly 370,000 home fires occur every year in the United States? Unfortunately, California, along with Texas and Pennsylvania, leads the nation in fire-related deaths. Before By following these 3... more

How To Be Safe When Swimming In The Ocean

Aug 19 2015   Swimming in the ocean can be invigorating, but it is also a little bit dangerous. Follow these tips to stay safe and enjoy your ocean swim. 1. Learn About Rip Currents Powerful rip currents can quickly catch... more

How To Protect Your Home From Burglars

Aug 11 2015 Your home is a safe haven for you and your family. Find out how to protect it from burglars below. 1. Install A Security System Installing a security system gives you an extra layer of protection. It can help police... more

7 Boat Safety Tips

Aug 4 2015   Boating is one of the best ways to enjoy beautiful surroundings, good company, and nice weather. Use the following tips to stay safe on the water: 1. Check The Weather No fun activity is worth risking your safety.... more

The Top 10 Best Cars for New Parents

Apr 21 2015 For new parents, nothing is more important than making sure your child is safe. In today’s fast-paced world, having the proper vehicle is essential for keeping your family happy and whole on the road. Whether you have... more

Is It Time To Replace Your Tires?

Apr 8 2015 If your tires are too worn out, you are placing yourself and other drivers in serious danger. Your car could slip on icy or wet roads or you could wind up with a blowout on the freeway. Replacing your tires isn’t just... more

What to Wear When Riding A Motorcycle

Mar 18 2015 The sun is shining, a warm breeze is fluttering through the trees and you quickly decide: “I am going to go for a motorcycle ride.” After a long, cold winter you may be especially eager to get out there, but before rev... more

Babyproofing 101

Mar 3 2015 Keeping your children safe is one of your top priorities as a parent. Your children should be especially safe in their own home, but the arrival of a new baby often means that some changes need to be made around the... more

3 Tips to Stay away from Distracted Driving

Feb 12 2015 Driving when you are distracted can be very dangerous, but in the modern world, the distractions we face are countless.   This might cause us to wonder if it’s even possible to give our full and undivided attention to... more

Christmas Tree Safety Tips

Dec 17 2014 Your Christmas tree is probably one of your most important and exciting holiday decorations. The glittering lights, smell of pine, and fun ornaments all help you bring the holiday spirit into your home. Unfortunately... more

How to Safely Deck the Roof with Christmas Lights

Dec 10 2014 It’s that time of year again. Time to put up the Christmas tree, work your ovens to their breaking point, buy gifts for the family and get those thousands of Christmas lights up on the house. Insurance Center... more

8 Tips to Have a Safe and Memorable Thanksgiving

Nov 24 2014 On Thanksgiving there are more safety hazards to worry about than just cooking the turkey (although that is important, too). Here are a few tips to stay safe this year. 1. Stay in the Kitchen If you’re cooking food,... more

Car Seat Safety Tips

Nov 18 2014 Whether you are on your way to the grocery store, the bank, or school, be sure you and your children get there safely. Use the following tips to make sure you are using the right car seat, the right way. Do Not  1.... more

Winter Driving Tips

Nov 11 2014 The coldest season of the year is on its way, and even if you live in an area where it never becomes too cold, it is important to have a firm grasp on winter driving.  Because the winter season is so full of... more

Why You’re Not Washing Your Hands Enough

Oct 29 2014 Flu and cold season is well on its way, and although many of us are ready to face the season head on, the basics are often the first things we forget. Washing your hands is one of the best things you can do to stay... more

7 Halloween Safety Tips

Oct 15 2014 It’s almost the end of October, and porches across the country are adorned with jack-o-lanterns, spider webs, and other spooky decorations, all in anticipation of a procession of trick-or-treaters. Halloween is fun and... more

Why Secondhand Smoke Is So Dangerous

Sep 17 2014 We’ve known about the dangers of secondhand smoke for several decades now. Because of the ubiquitous anti-smoking ads you see on TV and billboards, secondhand smoke can sometimes be overlooked. It’s probably a good... more

Skydiving, Driving, and the Importance of Seat Belts

Aug 25 2014 Imagine jumping from a plane. The air is rushing past your face. You start to notice the ground and the details become more and more clear the closer you get. After losing your stomach, you may actually start to enjoy... more

The Best Cars for Young Drivers

Aug 20 2014 Safety is your number one priority for your children, and when the time comes for them to learn how to drive, you want to find them a car that will keep them safe and won’t break the bank. Here are a few cars the... more

2 Home Safety Devices to keep you and Your Family Safe

Jul 10 2014 Sleeping comes pretty easy when you’re a kid because   you really don’t have near as much to worry about, but when it comes to getting some shut-eye now, there can   be a hundred things on your mind: What will work... more

Holiday Safety for Your Kids

Dec 20 2013 As the Holiday season rolls around, you may find yourself preparing for the excitement of the days to come in a variety of different ways.  But as you prepare for a fun and full holiday season, don’t forget to keep your... more

Safe Winter Travel

Dec 13 2013 Driving through the snow can be dangerous for anyone, especially people coming from warm climates to cold ones for the holidays.  If this is your first winter traveling in the snow, keep these tips in mind as you brave... more

Spring Freedom: Motorcycle Safety Reminders

Apr 10 2013 Spring Freedom: Motorcycle Safety Reminders Winter has been renounced and spring welcomed in. To some, this means flowers, bright colors, and cleaning schedules will soon be filling their days. To others that know... more

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