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How to work with us

Working with us is easy. We’re here for you, and only you. We want you to feel like the important things in your life are protected. That’s called peace of mind. We’ll show you different insurance companies and their products, explain how the policies work and help you pick the best one. And once you are working with us, we’ll… Continue readingHow to work with us

Saving a Fire Chief: the movie

One Simple Call Can Save Your Fire Chief As a Fire Chief, your number one purpose is to protect your community. While many see your lights and hear your sirens, we know that behind the scenes you are pulled in different directions all day long as you run a sophisticated business. You’re responsible for community relations, HR, purchasing, training, legal,… Continue readingSaving a Fire Chief: the movie

Why Businesses Should Check MVRs For Their Drivers: A Quick Guide

As an employer, you have a responsibility to put safe drivers behind the wheel when they are driving for your business. Checking driver Motor Vehicle Records (MVRs) is one way to do this. MVRs can give you information about a driver’s accidents, traffic violations and license status. This can help you decide whether or not someone is a good candidate… Continue readingWhy Businesses Should Check MVRs For Their Drivers: A Quick Guide

NVFC Lavender Ribbon Report – firefighter cancer prevention

Cancer is a leading cause of death among firefighters, according to the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH). Firefighters can be exposed to carcinogens when they respond to a fire, and the risk of developing cancer increases with each exposure. NIOSH recommends that firefighters take steps to protect themselves from cancer-causing agents, including wearing personal protective equipment and… Continue readingNVFC Lavender Ribbon Report – firefighter cancer prevention

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The Career You’ve Been Waiting For: Insurance Agent

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  • Careers

Do you like helping people? Do you like giving good advice? If so, then you might want to become an insurance agent. Some people think insurance agents have dull, uneventful jobs. However, nothing could be further from the truth! Insurance is a complex field, and our clients rely on us to help them make good decisions about their coverage. They… Continue readingThe Career You’ve Been Waiting For: Insurance Agent

I Bought A Commercial Building And Here’s What I Learned

Not long ago, a local business owner confided that they had made a big mistake before buying their last commercial building: they didn’t call their insurance agent first. We know what it’s like to fall in love with a commercial property. That moment is special – you envision your business in a new location, having room to grow and prosper.… Continue readingI Bought A Commercial Building And Here’s What I Learned

How to survive a fireworks show

  • 1 min read
  • Safety

Every 4th of July, we see pictures on social media of friends and family lighting off fireworks while cheering each other on. Fireworks are beautiful, but they are also dangerous. Every year, people are injured by fireworks. Some of these injuries are very serious. Here are some tips to help you stay safe at a fireworks show. Never light fireworks… Continue readingHow to survive a fireworks show

Traffic fatalities rise again in 2021

The US Department of Transportation’s National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) has released their estimates on fatalities due to traffic crashes for 2021, and the news is unfortunate: 201936,096 traffic fatalities 202038,680 traffic fatalities(7.2% increase) 202142,915 traffic fatalities(10.9% increase)   Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the NHTSA estimated that vehicle miles traveled decreased by 430.2 billion miles in 2020, compared… Continue readingTraffic fatalities rise again in 2021

Drone Insurance for Fire Departments

Get a bird’s-eye view of drone insurance with Railside Citrus Insurance Agency. Drone usage by fire departments is steadily on the rise. Make sure your Fire Department’s insurance will be there in the unlikely event that your UAS causes damages or injuries. These incidents can be caused by a number of factors while operating a drone, such as operator error,… Continue readingDrone Insurance for Fire Departments

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