Category Archives: Safety Tips

Electrical Fires Ignite Losses

In 2018, the U.S. Reached Record-high electrical use, generating almost 4.18 trillion kilowatt hours of electricity. And as people use more electricity to power their appliances and devices, they also increase their risk of an electrical fire. In fact, electrical fires were the leading cause of loss in 2018, according to Grinnell Mutual’s Special Investigations…
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Heading South for the Winter?

We are again approaching that time of year when you may be heading to warmer climates for the winter. It is important to take the necessary measures to properly winterize your dwelling while they you are away. Such things should include: Maintain heat in the dwelling; arrange to keep propane tanks filled as needed Drain…
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FARM EQUIPMENT INSPECTION AND MAINTENANCE FOR HARVEST

It's getting into one of the busy seasons for farmers, which means it’s time for a health checkup on your equipment. Inspecting your tractors, trailers, augers, and other machinery and making any repairs or adjustments will save you time in the long run. And once you get into the fields, you'll be able to stay…
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