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.

Lessons learned to avoid a traffic accident

Ways to avoid being involved in traffic accidents.

Property insurance: Who needs it? Why and when?

I run training and boarding business from my barn and also give lessons to non-boarders. What type of coverages do I need to be fully protected?

Facilities and disease control

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

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?