Category Archives: Seasonal

Four Snow Blower Safety Tips to Practice this Winter Season
We’re in the midst of the winter season, which means that you've probably already seen some snow. Shoveling away that freshly fallen snow can be a real pain, which is why a lot of people choose to purchase a snow blower. While a snow blower can be incredibly convenient, you have to keep safety in…
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5 Helpful Winter Storm Safety Tips
Now that winter is here, your home is going to be more vulnerable to the elements than any other time of the year. This means that you’ll want to be sure to prepare your home for the potential of winter storms. The following are a few winter storm safety tips to keep in mind: Prune trees…
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How to Keep Your Home Safe while on Winter Vacation
If you’re like many Americans, then you might be planning on visiting friends or family for a long weekend vacation. Although the holidays tend to be when your home is most vulnerable, the truth is your home is vulnerable anytime you're not there. The following are a few tips for keeping your home safe on winter…
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How to Protect Your Business During an Infectious Disease Outbreak
[caption id="attachment_5230" align="alignright" width="285"] Source: freedigitalphotos[/caption] As rare of an event as it might be, protecting your business during an infectious disease outbreak is something that you’ll want to be prepared for in case an infectious disease outbreak does occur. The following are a few tips to help your business prepare for such an event: Preventing…
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How to Stay Safe while Running in Cold Weather
[caption id="attachment_5226" align="alignright" width="350"] Source: morgueFile[/caption] Running is a great way to keep in shape, but it certainly becomes a more challenging activity during the winter. If you plan on running during the winter, you’ll want to make sure to take extra precautions to ensure your safety. The following are a few essential cold weather…
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Helpful Halloween Safety Tips for Kids
Halloween is one of the most anticipated nights of the year for kids. Since much of the trick-or-treating and holiday parties take place after dark, CCW Insurance would like to provide you and your family with some helpful Halloween safety tips, courtesy of the American Academy of Pediatrics. Prioritize Halloween Safety for Kids with These…
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Information for Sandy Victims Without Flood Insurance
Fall 2012- Hurricane Sandy has shut down much of New Jersey, and residents are struggling to make repairs, file insurance claims, and get back on their feet. While most people have homeowners insurance or property and liability insurance for their businesses, many coastal New Jersey residents are realizing that their homeowners/property insurance policies do not…
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Sandy Vicitims: Storm Damage Insurance Claims and Safety
Fall 2012- Hurricane Sandy has left a path of devastation in New Jersey and throughout the East Coast, including here in Belmar on the Jersey Shore. We are currently working remotely to help our clients deal with this natural disaster, but we recommend that you make calls to your insurance carrier first for greater efficiency…
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CCW Insurance’s Top Ten Ways to Prepare for Storm Claims!
  10. Don't worry about your insurance right now. It's not important until after the storm is gone. 9. Focus on taking care of your family and property and contact first responders for urgent and immediate assistance. 8. Take pictures of your home or business BEFORE the storm hits. This will be most helpful to…
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Preventing Fires with Fall Home Maintenance
Fall 2012 - Seasonal home maintenance may not be the most exciting aspect of home ownership, but it is one of the most important. With the falling temperatures and falling leaves of the season, autumn brings its own unique challenges. It's always nice to curl up in front of a roaring fire or crank the heat…
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Do you need flood insurance?
Is my home insured for damage that may result from flooding caused by a hurricane or other storm? Not necessarily. Generally, coverage provided by a standard home or business policy does not include damage caused by flooding or mudslides. It is important to note this type of damage could be extremely destructive to your property…
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