Obey traffic rules and use common sense

When it comes to defensive driving, obeying traffic rules and using common sense are essential.

Common Q&As about care, custody and control insurance

Markel Specialty answers common questions about care, custody and control insurance coverage.

Determining the insurance value of your horse

Horses are an investment and establishing the value is important to protect this investment.

What is equipment or mechanical breakdown coverage?

Markel answers questions about how equipment or mechanical breakdown coverage can be beneficial to horse and farm owners.

Facilities and disease control

What trusted-source, best practices should I consider for disease control?

Farm safety

Over 50 ways to protect people, horses, and property on your farm. Besides saving lives and protecting property, using these guidelines can help you qualify for lower insurance premiums.

Fire safety for barns -are your prepared?

Measures you can take to prevent fires or lessen their impact.

General liability horse insurance Who needs it? Why and when?

I run a training and boarding business from my barn, and also give lessons to non-boarders. What type of coverage is general liability horse insurance and do I need to be fully protected?

Homeowner's vs. commercial equine insurance? What is covered (or not covered)?

Many homeowner policies include exclusions which could affect a horse owner. Review your current policy and talk with your insurance agent to be sure you are adequately covered when owning a horse.

Common Q&As about insuring a foal

Markel answers common questions about insuring a foal.