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De-Winterizing Your Property

With warmer weather coming, how do you wake your buildings and plumbing systems from winterization?

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2019 Property and Liability Renewal Details

It’s that time of year again! Make sure you stay in-the-know with 2019’s Property and Liability Renewal Details.

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Don’t Get Swept Off Your Feet!

While weak tornadoes can be common, the Centennial State experiences an average of 60 tornadoes a year, and there’s no way of predicting when a more destructive super cell will appear…

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Ask the Experts: Hail Coverage

As we all know, hail in Colorado can cause a huge amount of damage. The damage and repairs from hail storms can lead to lost business and service interruptions. In the past five years, we have paid out more than $6 million for losses caused by hail, which includes over $1 million each in 2016 and 2017.

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Are You Ready?

Predicting hazards and their outcomes is the heart of risk management. But even someone with a very sophisticated risk management plan can find themselves with very little notice to prepare for sudden emergencies such as disasters.

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What the Pool’s Top Causes of Loss Mean for You and Your District

The Pool was given a simple but important mission when it was formed: be a safe harbor from the traditional insurance industry and help members prevent damaging losses. Given the diversity of the Pool’s members and its coverage, there is tremendous range in size and type of claim. While some types of claims are unavoidable, loss prevention can help mitigate the vast majority of them.

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Earthquakes are a Big Fracking Deal

Colorado has recently been experiencing a higher amount of earthquakes than average. These earthquakes are being caused by hydraulic fracturing practices, also known as fracking. Theses earthquakes pose a real danger and could potentially cause considerable damage to your entity’s scheduled property, but your Pool has you covered.

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Preparing for the Next Tornado

There were 33 tornadoes in Colorado in 2012, and April is the peak month for tornado activity. These events can be hit or miss, but the damage that results can be catastrophic. Is your district prepared? Preparedness is key to keeping your district’s property, and more importantly your employees, safe from harm.

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Flood Coverage: What Is and Isn’t Covered?

Historic flooding in September 2013 caused massive damage to property and sparked a number of questions about the Pool’s Flood coverage. With another possible flood season looming, it’s time to think about flood coverage.

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Colorado’s Most Costly Hailstorms

In the wake of more than 100 tornadoes ripping through the Plains states this past weekend, the Rocky Mountain Insurance Information Association (RMIIA), a non-profit consumer information organization that represents property & casualty insurers in Colorado, New Mexico, Utah and Wyoming, reported tornado sirens were heard for the first time last week — sounding the annual alarm that severe weather season has arrived in Colorado.

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