Resource articles

Facilities and disease control

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

Common Q&As about insuring a foal

Markel answers common questions about insuring a foal.

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.

Maintaining insurance records

Several areas to manage records and save money.

Lessons learned to avoid a traffic accident

Ways to avoid being involved in traffic accidents.

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

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

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.

Obey traffic rules and use common sense

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