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The Florida Peninsula Insurance blog includes personal safety tips and home safety articles that can help you lead a safer life and prevent damage to your home. Many risks to your personal safety and home exist, but many may be avoided if you’re armed with the right knowledge. We provide a variety of safety tips and resources about how to protect yourself, your family and your home, as well as important information you should know about personal property coverage and factors that could impact your home insurance.

100 Fire Safety Tips for 100 Years of Fire Prevention Safety

 

The National Fire Prevention Association is celebrating 100 years of "National Fire Prevention Week". We wanted to provide you with 100 fire safety tips to download and follow at home. 

 

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We hope you and your family keep these tips in mind to stay fire safe all year round. Should a fire occur, Florida Peninsula is available to assist you. If you have any questions about your policy and coverages should a fire occur, contact your agent, or call us at 877-229-2244.

Halloween Home Safety Tips

Halloween festivities involving costumes, parties, and candy can be exciting for the whole family. While opening homes up to guests and tick-or-treaters is a fun tradition, it’s important to practice proper safety measures to keep your home protected on Halloween night. Follow some of our Halloween home safety tips to avoid a possible loss while keeping the spooky spirit alive.

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Home Fires: How to Avoid a Tragedy

Nothing is scarier as a homeowner, in my opinion, than a fire.  As a husband and father, protecting against a home fire is at the top of my list of prevention activities.  Understanding the risks – and how to mitigate them -- is the most important step.

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3 Disasters to Prepare for During National Preparedness Month

As Floridians we are prone to disasters such as hurricanes and flooding due to our climate and location. Being prepared is important for all homeowners and renters to protect their home and family. During September, we bring attention to National Preparedness Month to help families learn how to prepare for possible disasters. Take a look at our quick tips and read more about preparing for different types of disasters.

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Tips for Identifying Contractor Fraud

Contractor fraud is at an all-time high in Florida, as we are one of the leading states experiencing these scams. Crimes of fraud costs homeowners and insurance companies billions of dollars each year. To help prevent these crimes from happening, homeowners should be aware of common contractor fraud red flags. Follow some of our tips below to help you identify possible crimes and keep Florida fraud free!

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How to Protect Your Home While Going on Vacation

Many families and friends plan fun vacations during the summer, leaving their homes for weeks while they enjoy long adventures abroad or a weekend away. However long you are away from your home, it’s important to prepare and take measures to protect your home. Read some of our tips on how you can protect your home while you go on vacation.

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4th of July Home Safety Tips

Many Americans celebrating the 4th of July host fun parties, visit the beach, or spend time grilling. While this day is full of festivities and excitement, it can also be hazardous. There tends to be a spike in injuries resulting in hospitalization and property damage around the 4th. To keep everyone at home safe during this holiday, you can follow some of our safety tips below.

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Pool Safety Tips for Florida Summers

Florida summertime means it’s time to enjoy nice weather, pool parties, and relaxation. Whether you’re attending or organizing your own pool party, it’s important to understand pool safety. Keep in mind these safety tips before kicking off your Florida summer.

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Annual Home Safety Audit Guide

Conducting an annual home safety audit ensures the safety of your home and all of those in it. Here is a guide on what to look for when doing your routine checks.

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Avoiding Fraud and Protecting Your Identity

Follow these tips to protect yourself from fraud and identity theft.

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