Central Insurance Companies

Category: Loss Control


Extinguish the Chance of a House Fire

If you had the opportunity to take a few seconds out of your busy day to keep your home, your loved ones, and your most valuable possessions safe, would you do it? Why take the chance of something disastrous happening,…

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Break-in the Basics to Protect Your Valuables

Last year, there were a rash of car break-ins at my gym.  Fortunately, I was not affected.   The thieves gained entry with the smash-and-grab approach because the purses and wallets that were stolen were visible from the outside.  Apparently, this is a…

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Insurance and the Military: Two Career Paths, One Destination

Throughout my years in high school and college, the thought of entering the insurance field had never crossed my mind. During that time, I was fully consumed into wanting to join the military and go off on some grand adventure….

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Resolve to Recover from Winter Storms

The start of the New Year is the perfect time to plan for the upcoming months and what you hope to accomplish. Some hope for personal changes or lifestyle changes, but this year my mom introduced me to a new…

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Thinking Solar – Considerations Before Making the Leap

The recent push for renewable clean energy has moved solar to the forefront of alternative energy sources. It is now common to see solar panels on building rooftops, attached to a light post, and utilities throughout the United States powering…

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Lessons Learned from Tragedy

It’s been a few weeks since Category4 Hurricane Harvey slammed into southern Texas and hovered over the region dropping historical rainfall. The catastrophic damages are devastating. According to CoreLogic, a property analytics firm, between $25 billion and $37 billion worth…

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Turn On the Lights

When conducting loss control inspections, one of the first elements of a business I evaluate is the lighting. My reasoning is not only so I can see where I am going, but also knowing poor or inadequate lighting can lead…

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