From the Office of Marty Walt


Spring Maintenance Tips to Protect Your Home

Written by Marty Walt.

spring home maintenance checklistA home is one of life's most important investments. Keeping it properly maintained can help reduce the risk of a loss and help ensure the safety and well being of friends and family. Just in time for spring, we offer these maintenance tips to prepare your home for warmer weather and to keep it safe year-round:

Inspect your smoke detectors. Make sure that there is one on each floor of your home. Test them and change the batteries at least every six months, when you change your clocks.


Injuries from Texting & Driving

Written by Marty Walt.

texting and drivingAs states take measures to keep drivers from texting and talking while driving, a new report from researchers at the West Virginia University School of Public Health asserts the laws probably aren't having much impact on the number of injuries caused by distracted driving.

"Keeping an Eye on Distracted Driving," appears in the latest issue of the Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA). The paper was co-authored by Jeffrey H. Coben, M.D., interim dean of the WVU School of Public Health, and Motao Zhu, M.D., Ph.D. Both study public health and safety topics through WVU's Injury Control Research Center.


Crop Insurance Deadlines Approaching

Written by Marty Walt.

Crop InsuranceAs some of you may or may not know, Feb. 1 was the last day to buy or change crop insurance coverage for 2013 spring-planted onions in Washington, Oregon and Idaho and cabbage in Washington and Oregon.

I wanted to besure you were notified that March 15 is the last day to buy or change all other Spring Seeded Multiple Peril Crop Insurance (except for wheat in counties with fall and spring planted wheat") and it is the last date to buy 2013 Adjusted Gross Revenue-Lite insurance for new applications and enrollment processes in Washington, Oregon and Idaho.

Contact me today if you need Crop insurance or have any questions.


Car Collector?

Written by Marty Walt.

1965mustang2Car collector? Make sure that "baby" is properly insured. Too often car collectors seek the same coverage for their regular-use vehicles as they do as their collector vehicles. HOUSTON, WE HAVE A PROBLEM. Special cars require special coverage. One of the Choices Insurance companies we provide coverage through is Hagerty. Hagerty is the industry leader, providing coverage for more collector vehicles than any other specialty company in the world.  

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