Resource articles

Protecting your business personal property: A crisis averted

Key guidelines for loss control strategies.

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.

Beware of door hazards

Finger safety tips.

How long do smoke detectors last?

Fire alarm maintenance tips.

Tips to stop slip and falls

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

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?

Electrical surge damage

Claims involving lightning damage can be significant and impact your ability to operate effectively.

Fire safety for barns -are your prepared?

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

How prepared are you for severe weather catastrophe

Markel answers common questions about how horse and farm owners should prepare for catastrophic weather events.