July offers many opportunities for communications with your insureds: Water & boating safety, pool safety and severe storm preparations are all good topics. The National Safety Council reports that the period between Memorial Day and Labor Day is the deadliest time for teen auto crashes on the highways. July is the peak month for numbers of damaging wind reports from thunderstorms, averaging about 90 reports per day in the United States, according to The Weather Channel. It’s also a peak time for lightning strikes and lightning fatalities. Statistics show that most types of crime are likely to happen in summer. You’re more likely to be a victim of violent crime in summer and your house is much more likely to be broken into in the summer. Help your clients with tips to prepare for vacation and travel safety, including how to protect their property while vacationing.
About AmTrust North America
AmTrust North America provides a broad suite of business insurance products for small- and medium-sized businesses, including workers’ compensation and niche commercial lines coverage such as BOP, Property, Employers’ Practices Liability, Commercial Auto General Liability, Garage and Inland Marine. These lines have also been customized to fit the Lumber, Restaurant, Auto Service Repair, Financial Institution and Transportation sectors. AmTrust is rated “A” (Excellent) FSC XI by A.M. Best.