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Effective April 7, 2015, Massachusetts drivers must turn on their headlights whenever they turn on their windshield wipers. In addition, headlights and taillights must be turned on when visibility is reduced so persons or vehicles are not visible at...
Heavy snow and ice accumulation, coupled by a wave of roof collapse, have left residents rushing to remove enough snow before their rooftops give away. Roof rakes are a hot commodity! Before attempting to remove snow from roofs, take note that...
If you gave valuable items during the holidays or are planning on doing so for Valentine's Day, make sure these keepsakes are adequately protected. You can either add this to your existing policy or purchase a new one. Give us a call for more...
Take the time this month to check your fire extinguishers and smoke detectors to make sure they are functioning.  Check your dryers for built up lint in your dryer vent.  Know how to handle grease fires in the kitchen.  All family...
Doherty Insurance participated in the recent Foundation's Agent Matching Gift Program sponsored by Arbella Insurance in support of the WEEI/NESN Jimmy Fund Radio-Telethon. Our donation, with the Foundation's match, raised over $1,000,000 for the...
We tend not to want to think about what would happen to our families and businesses if something were to happen to us.  September is Life Insurance Awareness Month and now is a good time to think about how life insurance can benefit you. ...
There has been a lot of information in the media about changes to the National Flood Insurance program.  Remember that standard homeowners insurance policies do not cover damage from flooding.  Mortgage companies require flood insurance...
The National Institute of Standards and Technology has released its voluntary industry standards and best practices to prevent cyber attacks.  The publication – “Framework for Improving Critical Infrastructure Cybersecurity” consists of three...
The Summary of Work-Related Injuries and Illnesses” must be posted by February 1 and kept up until April 30, 2014.  This notice must be posted in a conspicuous space. Before posting company officials must verify that they have completed and...
In these cold temperatures, you never know when you may be stranded in your car.  To prepare for this type of emergency, we suggest putting together an emergency kit.  Here are the items that you should have: Blanket Snow shovel...

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