Resource articles

How long do smoke detectors last?

Fire alarm maintenance tips.

Lessons learned to avoid a traffic accident

Ways to avoid being involved in traffic accidents.

Tips to stop slip and falls

Simple and cost effective ways of stopping slip and fall accidents.

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.

When to call your insurance company

My horse is lame after competing in a horse show this weekend! Do I need to contact my insurance company? How will my coverage be affected?

Determining the insurance value of your horse

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

Common Q&As about insuring a foal

Markel answers common questions about insuring a foal.

Fire safety for barns -are your prepared?

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

Protecting your business personal property: A crisis averted

Key guidelines for loss control strategies.

Fire safety in your facility

Protecting your school from fire.