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What do you need to do to prepare for a hurricane? If you’re enjoying Summer fun on a jet ski, ATV, or boat, do you have the right levels of coverage? Are you properly insured if you list your home on AirBNB or HomeAway?  For the latest insurance news and advice, the OceanPoint blog is here to keep you informed.

Leak detector

Stop Water Leaks, the Second They Start

Consider using a ‘smart’ leak detector and a water shut-off valve that uses the home’s WiFi network to prevent or mitigate water damage.
Pat Stuckey

40-Year Employee Service Award: Pat Stuckey

All of us at OceanPoint Insurance offer our congratulations to Pat Stuckey to recognize her 40 years of service. A fantastic employee milestone!
eBikes & Insurance Requirements

Is Your eBike Insured? It may not be!

eBikes, just like hover-boards and motorized scooters, may be excluded from coverage (both liability and property) under a conventional homeowners insurance policy.
life insurance awareness month video by brooke shields

Brooke Shields – The Time for Life Insurance is Now

In this short video, actress, model, and mom Brooke Shields explains to the American public that there is no time to wait. People need to protect their families with life insurance now.
A rising concern

A Rising Concern: an Article from NewportRI.com

In this worrying article about rising water levels in Newport County, where Billy Sweet, an oceanographer with the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Association (NOAA), stated, “It’s [water level] come up about an inch every eight years since the buoys went in,” says. “About 10 inches overall.”
Bicycle Safety

Bicycle Safety for Cyclists and Motorists

Since the beginning of the Covid-19 global pandemic, cycling has become even more popular. According to NPD Research, during the first month of the pandemic (March 2020) sales of bicycles increased by more than 100%. With this increase in the number of cyclists on the road, now is an excellent time to review cycling safety.