In 2014, there were more than 4,000 boating accidents in the U.S. The most common culprits? Operator inattention or inexperience, improper lookout, excessive speed and alcohol. To make sure that you and your family or friends do not become part of a statistic: Stay dry on the water. Leave the alcohol on land and do your boating sober. Learn to drive. Enroll in a boating safety course for everything you need to know about what to bring, what to do and how best to do it.
Guns can be a very sensitive topic, but there’s one thing for sure: Storing them safely is incredibly important. Especially, if you have children at home. However, there are a number of things you can do to help ensure your firearms are kept safe if you have kids around. Always store guns in a locked location, unloaded, out of reach and sight of children. Always store ammunition in a separate locked location, out of the reach of children. Keep the
Its 2016 and a lot of different drivers are out on the road. Do you know how your insurance company classifies you as a driving risk? Drivers are categorized into three groups. Preferred, Standard and Non-Standard (High Risk) are the levels of driver risk. Knowing where fall will give you the know-how to improve your rating with insurance companies. Preferred drivers have most of the good characteristics insurance carriers love. These drivers typically get the BEST Rates and usually have
Conversation Success When Talking to Your Aging Parent Driver As we age, we lose the ability to focus on several simultaneous factors. Our comprehension skills begin to take a turn for the worse. When it comes to driving, the older generation can struggle to keep up with cautious driving, pedestrians, and other vehicles. Many adults go through the turmoil of finding out that their parent is no longer quite the driver that they once were. If you are starting to
Slash your water bill and maintain Spokane, WA homeowners insurance for home success! While many homeowners insurance policies cover water damage up to a certain limit, do you know the best way to stop water damage? Prevent it! Yes, preventing water damage has benefits that are two fold: 1) the task of finding leaks and sealing them up will reduces your water intake, thus, reducing your water bill, 2) the likelihood of your home suffering from water damage decreases! Here
Car care tips to keep your vehicle purring through fall and winter! The Washington winter brings rain, snow, sleet, and possible subzero temperatures. With this in hand, it is no surprise that leaving your car out in this weather can cause some serious damage and put it under strain. Complete these 10 car maintenance tasks before the cold snap hits so that you have safe (and reliable) winter transport: 1. Get the engine check for performance and drivability problems. 2.