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The Surprising Business Risks You May Not Think About

Risk control consultants are the preventative care professionals of business insurance. They can help you detect potential hazards to your business’s well-being and help you understand what actions you can take to keep things healthy.Good news: Qualifying customers who have business insurance with us have access to customized risk control services. That’s just one more way we’re looking out for you. Learn more: How an ERIE Risk Control...

​What to Know When Driving Through a Work Zone​

Who hasn’t been zipping along when all of a sudden traffic slows to a halt?When it does, you can bet on one of two things: There was an accident or there’s construction. What To Do in a Work ZoneRoad work is often the culprit in the warmer months. You probably already know that it’s important to stay at or below the posted limits when you’re...

What to Know About Hail, Roof Damage and Hail Fraud

A hailstorm just blew in through your neighborhood. Suddenly, there are people at your door telling you they can repair your home’s damage quickly and easily. What would you do? While some hail damage may be obvious, you can’t always trust that someone showing up to your door has your best interests in mind. If you’ve recently battled a hailstorm, here is what you need...

Can I Buy My Parents Life Insurance?

Picture this: You’re sitting down with your parents reviewing their will and other important documents, and you realize they don’t have life insurance.1 For some, this might not be hard to imagine – you may have experienced it already.Life insurance is important for everyone, not just those with families or businesses. That’s because life insurance is for the living and can help protect and provide for...

What to Know About ERIE's Extended Water Coverage

What would you be most concerned about losing in a flood? It's different between men and women (of course). See the results from our latest survey.  We can’t say it enough: If it can rain (or snow), it can flood. Flooding can happen in a matter of minutes, or it may creep up slowly, but either way it can cause massive amounts of damage. Typically,...