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Drones: Understanding the Safety & Liability Risks

Unmanned aerial vehicles (UAV) or unmanned aircraft systems (UAS), more commonly referred to as "drones," have become part of the lives of American businesses and consumers. A decade ago these automated, remote-controlled craft were strictly designated for combat, intelligence-gathering or scientific uses by the military and various agencies of the federal government. Now, companies in many different industries employ drones for purposes like photography and... Read Article

Does Your Auto Insurance Cover Air Conditioning?

Driving a car with no A/C can be miserable during the hot summer months, particularly during a heatwave. As important as it is to your comfort and that of your passengers, automotive air conditioning can be expensive to repair or replace when it breaks down or malfunctions. In many cases, when the A/C malfunctions, it is considered normal wear-and-tear and not covered by auto insurance... Read Article

Energy Saving Tips for Hot Summer Months

Keeping your home cool in the hot summer months can be as costly as keeping it warm in the wintertime. These energy-saving tips can help you minimize your electricity bill while staying cool and comfortable during the heat of the summer months: Set your thermostat to 78° or higher. This can lower your cooling bill by approximately 12%. While you are away from home, set... Read Article

Perfecting the Art of Insuring Your Startup

Starting a business is a dream for millions of entrepreneurial-minded individuals, from launching a new and innovative product line to opening a professional services firm. Coming up with the time, money and drive to take the first steps forward is a serious undertaking, especially with all the details that have to be just right. There is no one way to start your own business. But... Read Article

The Pickelball Health Club Uprising

Players of all ages enjoy pickleball. You may have heard of pickleball – a fun sport that combines many elements of tennis, badminton and ping-pong. And, you may kind of know how to play it. But, one thing is for sure, you keep hearing about it! Pickleball is one of the fastest growing sports across the country, and more and more health clubs are providing... Read Article