There are some 63 million dogs in the U.S. and while they make for great companions and help keep our homes safe from intruders, they can also be a significant liability. About 4.5 million people suffer dog bites every year, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Of that number, about 885,000 need…Read more
Who is Responsible for a Fallen Tree?
You would think if your neighbor’s tree falls on your house or property your neighbor would be responsible for the damages and the cost to cut up the tree. One of my clients recently found out the hard way, this is not the case. John came home from work and discovered his neighbor’s large oak…Read more
Know Your Insurance Deductible
Several states experienced the first catastrophe of 2014 when temperatures fell into the single digits. Pipes froze, burst and caused substantial water damage. Insurance claims were filed but policyholders didn’t realize they had a deductible or how much the deductible was and how it effected the policy. State Farm, the leading property insurer in the…Read more