As the winter temperatures set in, we want to make sure your home and family are prepared for the colder weather. According to the U.S. Fire Administration, winter home fires account for an average of 890 deaths and $2 billion in property losses every year. Heating-related fires are the second leading cause of home fires, followed only by cooking fires. Keep your family and home safe this year by following these important steps. Continue reading “Winter Fire Prevention Tips”
With the return of warmer weather, more cyclists are dusting off their helmets and bringing their bikes out from storage. And here at Quincy Mutual Group, we definitely understand why! Biking isn’t just a convenient way to get around — it’s also fun, allows you to easily incorporate exercise into to your daily schedule, and when used in place of driving, can help you reduce your carbon footprint. It’s important to remember, however, that whether you’re cycling for your commute, for exercise, or just for fun, safety should always be a priority. We all share the responsibility of keeping our roads safe, and to help, we’re offering up some important safety tips and reminders for both cyclists and drivers.
There’s no time like the summer to gather family and friends at your home for a party! Whether you’re hosting an intimate dinner party or the neighborhood block party, a host has many responsibilities. Here at Quincy Mutual Group, we want to make sure your party is memorable for all of the right reasons, which is why we’re offering up a few tips to help you keep your guests safe and your home protected.
In the summer … we grill. (Actually, there are quite a few New Englanders who will grill all year long despite a raging blizzard…) But, for the most part, most people fire up the grill in the warmer months and enjoy that char-grilled taste all summer long. Continue reading “Summer Grilling Safety Tips”