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5 Mobile Apps for Tracking Hurricanes

With hurricane season approaching, you need to be sure you are up to date on the latest weather conditions at all times. New mobile apps can help you monitor local storms and prepare your home and family for serious events. Here are the top five mobile applications for Android and iPhones:   1) Hurricane/Hurricane HD […]The post 5 Mobile Apps for Tracking Hurricanes appeared first...

Firework Safety - Fourth of July

Fourth of July is almost here! Time to break out the fireworks and have a little fun. At Dershimer Insurance Agency, we hope you have lots of fun but please remember these safety tips when lighting fireworks! 1)    Never allow children to play with or ignite fireworks. According to the National Fire Protection Association, the risk of fireworks injury is highest for young people ages...

Lightning and Cars

Have you ever wonder what would happen if you got struck by lightning while in your car? The National Weather Service has this interesting information about lightning and cars. Like trees, houses, and people, anything outside is at risk of being struck by lightning when thunderstorms are in the area, including cars. The good news though is that the outer metal shell of hard-topped metal...

Hurricane Season

Did you know that Sunday, June 1st is the official start to the 2014 Hurricane Season? Are you prepared? There are multiple resources available online to help you prepare. Here is a printer friendly flyer to help you prepare a emergency supply kit in case of a natural disaster such as a Hurricane or Tropical Storm.   2014_PrinterFriendly_ReadyAmerica...