In Sullivan Indiana, sad news today. An inferno has claimed at least one life and sent at least 18 to the emergency room of the tiny, overwhelmed local hospital with varied complaints tied directly to the blaze. Hundreds are unsure where to go or what to do now, and the cause of the fire has not yet been released. According to the Tribune-Star, the building lacked basic safety equipment such as a sprinkler system! [Read more...]
Did you know that clothes dryers are one of the leading causes of apartment fires?
The worst part is that they’re entirely preventable. Failure of your neighbor to clean his lint trap could result in smoke damage to your apartment, water damage in your apartment, and even a total loss of apartment contents! The highest incidence of clothes dryer fires are in apartments because someone didn’t clean his lint trap! [Read more...]
What is an SR-22?
SR stands for safety responsibility. The SR-22 is a form filed by your insurance company directly to the state. You’ll only need one if the state has a reason to require you to file evidence of insurance coverage beyond its usual requirements. The SR-22 may be required to reintstate driving privileges after an uninsured accident or conviction, such as a DUI. The form is filed electronically, but not all insurance companies do it instantly. It’s important to have auto insurance in place, and you should know how long it will take to get the SR-22 to the state (and process it) before you go down to DMV to get your license back. [Read more...]