Safety Tips for Driving in Rain

Driving Safely in Rain The U.S. Department of Transportation reports that more than 20% of accidents in the country are caused by poor weather conditions.  And over 400,000 people, on average, are injured in weather-related crashes each year. Specific weather conditions require specific responses.  Of all inclement weather situations, you’re most likely to find yourself…

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Goodbye Fall, Hello Winter Driving Safety

Winter Driving Safety Tips From the MN Department of Public Safety, brought to you by Farmers Union Insurance Agency Another autumn is on the books, and winter is coming on faster than we’d like (for some of us, it has already arrived).  Before the snow begins to fly in earnest, take some time to get…

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Grilling Safety Tips

You’ve been waiting all winter to head outdoors and fire up the grill.  Got the burgers and brats?  Check.  Got the propane or charcoal?  Check.  How about the fire extinguisher?  If not, you’re not quite ready.  Barbecuing is fun, but it comes with hazards.  Consider these safety tips for grilling season to keep your home…

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Don’t Let Your Halloween Party Become a Real Haunted House

The most frightening part of Halloween might be the dangerous situations that can occur in preparation for the holiday.  Whether it’s when carving jack-o’-lanterns, creating costumes, or having beverages, Halloween risks are all around. At Farmers Union Agency, we want to help you stay safe preparing for and during the Halloween season.  Thanks to our…

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