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September 24th, 2017 by Gallia Insurance Agency, Inc.

Buckle Up-Even in the Back Seat

The Insurance Institute of Highway Safety (IIHS) recently reported on a survey they conducted about safety belt usage among adult passengers. The survey found adults have a misperception that buckling up in the back seat is optional. Four out of five adults surveyed said short trips or traveling by taxi or ride-hailing service are times they don’t use seat belts. Many of the respondents shared... Read Article

5 Tips for Storing Water for a Natural Disaster

We’ve all seen the pictures on TV and social media of people stocking up on water before a natural disaster. Many times, store shelves usually full of water and other necessities are bare. Fortunately, there are steps you can take to ensure you and your family have clean, fresh and safe drinking water should you ever need it. Here are some tips to keep in... Read Article

Equifax Data Breach: What Can You Do?

Millions of Americans were impacted by a recent Equifax data breach. According to a report by the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB), 143 million Americans are at risk of having their personal information stolen. However, the CFPB offers helpful tips to protect yourself and your credit. And if the recent scare has you thinking about identity theft and data breaches, ERIE can help. It’s easy... Read Article

Why Life Insurance? 7 Things Your Policy Covers

Life insurance is something people in many different situations and stages of life should consider. Even knowing this, you may still wonder why life insurance would be a good fit for you. Check out the following list to understand what kinds of expenses life insurance can cover. You and your loved ones will have greater peace of mind knowing exactly why life insurance could play... Read Article

Tips to Keep Your Football Tailgate Safe

Football season has officially arrived. And with that, tailgating season has begun, too. We know what it takes to host a successful tailgate, but it’s important to keep yourself, your cars and your guests safe, too. Here’s what you need to know before the big tailgate…we mean game. Plan Ahead From what to eat, to how to pack, to what the weather is going to... Read Article