Home Insurance Buying Tips

| Home Insurance, Homeowners Insurance.

Your home is probably one of the largest investments you will ever make. But it is also so much more than that. Home is where families grow up together, couples grow old together, and where memories are made. Our homes are filled with valuable possessions and cherished mementos. And, increasingly, home is also where we… Read more »

I HATE Getting Auto Insurance Quotes!

| Auto insurance.

Do you hate the process of getting auto insurance quotes? We understand that calling dozens of providers, answering the same questions, and waiting for quotes can be time-consuming, annoying, and about as fun as visiting the dentist. We can help. As an independent agent, AssuredPartners Safeguard Insurance works with dozens of A-rated auto insurance providers… Read more »

Loss of Business Income Coverage

| Business Income, Business Insurance.

Does the operation of your business rely heavily on the use of a physical location or specialized equipment? If so, your business insurance portfolio may not be complete without business income coverage, also known as business interruption coverage. Imagine a claim scenario, such a large fire or natural disaster, that causes substantial damage to your… Read more »

Understand Installation Floater Coverage

| Contractor insurance, Installation floater.

What is an installation floater and should your construction business insurance coverage include this valuable coverage? A standard property insurance policy does not provide coverage for materials being installed. Contractors could be left unprotected if materials intended for a jobsite are damaged in transit or during installation. The solution to this problem is installation floater… Read more »

An Earthquake Insurance Reminder

| Earthquake Insurance.

A powerful earthquake rocked southern Alaska on December 30, 2018. The quake measured 7.0 magnitude and struck just north of the city of Anchorage, home to about 300,000 residents. As the most seismically active state in the US, Alaska was well prepared for a strong earthquake. Fortunately, it appears the damage to most buildings in… Read more »

The Right Party Bus Insurance

| Commercial Auto Insurance.

Whether you are a new party bus operator or have been in business for several years, the professionals at Safeguard Insurance can help you find the right party bus insurance. Our product specialist, Cheston Williams, has been in the insurance industry for over 8 years and writes party bus insurance in Nevada, California, Texas, Utah,… Read more »

Nevada Road Trip Destinations

| Uncategorized.

Nevada is a state filled with rugged, beautiful terrain, interesting towns, and fascinating history. From the Mohave desert in the south to the vast plains and mountains of the north, you will not find more variety of scenery anywhere else. We’ve compiled our staff’s favorite Nevada road trip destinations and hope it will inspire you to… Read more »

5 Car Repairs You Can Do Yourself

| Uncategorized.

There are many auto repairs that most owners could easily perform themselves and save hundreds of dollars in the process. We do not mean major repairs to the engine, transmission, or other critical components. Rather, these are 5 car repairs you can do yourself with basic tools and a bit of online research. Replace the Car… Read more »

Beware of Uninsured Contractors!

| Insurance Claims, Insurance education.

When looking for service providers to work on your home or other property, beware of uninsured contractors! One of our customers recently reported a rather scary situation that reinforces the need to hire only licensed, bonded, and insured contractors. An Injured Tree Trimmer A homeowner insurance customer had a young man knock on her front… Read more »

Common EPL Claims

| Employment Practices Liability.

Many business owners are not aware that general liability does not cover claims related to hiring, firing, discrimination, or other employee issues. Those type of claims are covered by employment practices liability insurance, also known as EPL coverage. The number of EEOC complaints filed against businesses continues to rise, making EPL coverage more important than… Read more »

Motorcyclist Safety Tips

| Uncategorized.

A recent report by the GHSA (Governors Highway Safety Association) has some good news about motorcyclist fatalities in 2017: the number of fatal accidents decreased by 5.6%. However, the reality is that nearly 5,000 motorcycle riders died on US roadways in 2017. That number is shockingly high and, sadly, many of those deaths were preventable by following… Read more »