Behind the Shield

Helpful news to make the most of your insurance and learn more about FUA.

Group Health Plan Advantages for Your Company

What are the advantages of offering an employer group health insurance plan for your company? Over the last several months I…

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Prevent Carbon Monoxide Poisoning

Tips to help keep workers safe inside your facility when it’s cold outside The risk of carbon monoxide (CO) exposure escalates…

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How to Prevent Grain Bin Suffocation

The tragedy repeatedly makes news headlines: People entrapped in grain storage bins with only seconds to react before they are engulfed…

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How to Develop an Effective Safety Committee

A safety committee is an important tool to have for any organization. A group of dedicated employees within the company that…

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Developing a Fleet Safety Program

Fleet safety controls, when properly established and maintained, are the most effective means of protecting a fleet from loss. The planning…

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The Challenge of Health Care Costs

In an October 8th, 2020 Star Tribune article, the headline announced that the average family now pays more than $21,000 per…

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Farmers Union Agents Distribute COVID Relief Checks

Thanks to company partner National General’s COVID Relief Initiative, several of our fabulous Agents were able to donate $500 each to…

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Farmers Union Agency Fall Coat Drive September 1 – October 2, 2020

Millions of Americans can’t afford warm coats for their family this winter. Farmers Union Agency will be holding a Fall Coat…

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Insurance Implications of a Fire Pit, Grill or Gas Fireplace

In our final of three blog entries about the insurance implications of attractive nuisances like treehouses, swing sets, and swimming pools,…

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