Watch your roof

A heavy load of snow and ice can not only damage your roof, it can cause water leaks inside your building, damaging walls, carpet, and equipment. Heavy rooftop snow accumulation can be especially damaging to historic buildings and museums. After any heavy snow, check your roof from the ground. If there appears to be a heavy load of snow, ask your local snow-removal contractor to remove it. This can be dangerous, so don’t do it yourself!

The information provided in this article is intended for general informational purposes only and should not be considered as all encompassing, or suitable for all situations, conditions, and environments. Please contact us or your attorney if you have any questions.

For safety or risk management questions or suggestions, please contact Markel.

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