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2022
March
24,
2022
| 07:03 AM America/Chicago
State Farm® and Trupanion® recommend pet owners start by identifying potential dangers and putting them out of reach of pets.Cleaning products should be stored in a lockable cupboard or closet.If you have open shelves in your kitchen or pantry, store...
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January
12,
2022
| 12:27 PM America/Chicago
The National Fire Protection Association® (NFPA®) and State Farm announce that the funding award application period for Wildfire Community Preparedness Day is now open....
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2021
November
22,
2021
| 11:18 AM America/Chicago
“It’s going to freeze tonight. Let’s get the cabinets open and the faucets dripping.”That is a sentence many people probably heard their mothers and fathers say growing up thinking it was just an “old tale”. Unfortunately in February of 2021, many of...
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September
30,
2021
| 10:00 AM America/Chicago
Bryan Rigsby and K9 Harriett – Nashville Fire Department (Nashville, TN)Daniel Koehler and K9 Ruthie – Florida State Fire Marshal’s Office (Daytona Beach, FL)Paul Snider and K9 Buffett – Florida State Fire Marshal’s Office (Tampa, FL)Darcy Loewen and...
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April
23,
2021
| 08:09 AM America/Chicago
A new report from State Farm provides insight into how the COVID-19 pandemic affected people and their pets. For some dogs, the increased stress and activity around the home resulted in anxious behavior like barking, aggressive or destructive behavio...
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March
19,
2021
| 11:55 AM America/Chicago
Building off the success of the recent big game ads featuring Jake, State Farm and Trupanion joined together on a unique social media opportunity with top online influencer, WeRateDogs®. The effort, aimed at promoting the importance of pet medical in...
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2020
October
27,
2020
| 17:56 PM America/Chicago
  Every situation is different and every claim evaluated to its individual circumstances. This information is provided as a general resource.   What are my first steps if I have damage? What can you expect after initial...
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October
01,
2020
| 08:54 AM America/Chicago
Fire is devastating for any homeowner, small business or community. While most are accidental, fires started with gas or fuel to destroy property is a crime. Thanks to the State Farm Arson Dog Program, fire investigators have a secret weapon to locat...
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March
05,
2020
| 12:06 PM America/Chicago
Dangerous nocturnal tornados hit Nashville and the surrounding area on March 3. East Nashville’s Donelson neighborhood, Mt. Juliet, Lebanon, Cookeville, and other Putnam County, Tennessee locations were also hit by the twisters and accompanying wind ...
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January
23,
2020
| 14:59 PM America/Chicago
Frozen water pipes are a problem in both cold and warmer climates, affecting a quarter-million families each winter, and it can happen in homes with both plastic and copper pipes. When a house's water pipes freeze, the situation is not as simple as c...
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January
18,
2020
| 14:47 PM America/Chicago
Home or vehicle theft and burglary can happen to anyone. Theft is commonly a crime of opportunity, so a few simple precautions can both lower your risk of theft and leave you better prepared to recover if a theft happens to you.The State FarmⓇ Simple...
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2019
September
26,
2019
| 07:34 AM America/Chicago
This page is specific to California wildfires. It is current as of December 9, 2019, and will be updated regularly as recovery continues. ...
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August
06,
2019
| 12:42 PM America/Chicago
Current and future State Farm home insurance customers in Kansas will be saving money. State Farm is reducing its Kansas homeowners rates by an average of 2.2 percent. The total statewide expected savings impact for State Farm customers by this rate ...
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July
12,
2019
| 10:19 AM America/Chicago
Two magnitude severe earthquakes and thousands of aftershocks have impacted Kern County, California beginning on July 4. The strongest, a 7.1 magnitude quake, hit near Ridgecrest, California on July 5 at 8:29 a.m. local time. The magnitude of both th...
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June
03,
2019
| 08:00 AM America/Chicago
Current and future State Farm® home insurance customers in West Virginia will be saving money. Effective June 15, 2019, for new business and Aug. 1, 2019, for renewals, State Farm is reducing its West Virginia homeowners rates by an average of 3.8 pe...
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May
29,
2019
| 10:59 AM America/Chicago
In the early morning hours of May 28, severe storms and tornados struck several communities across western Ohio. One fatality, many injuries and damaged or destroyed homes and businesses were left in their path. Our hearts go out to those impacted by...
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May
24,
2019
| 13:58 PM America/Chicago
On the night of Wednesday, May 22, severe storms and tornados struck communities across Missouri, resulting in three fatalities, many injuries, and many damaged or destroyed homes and businesses. Our hearts go out to family and friends of those who l...
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May
16,
2019
| 07:00 AM America/Chicago
State Farm® Florida current and future home insurance customers will be saving money. State Farm Florida is reducing its home insurance rates by an average of 14.4 percent. The total statewide savings impact for customers will be approximately $95.9 ...
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May
10,
2019
| 15:31 PM America/Chicago
Many people assume arson fires do not affect them if the fire did not damage their own property. However, arson fires can have a significant impact on the property values of all neighborhood structures. This crime results in increased taxes to suppor...
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April
08,
2019
| 09:00 AM America/Chicago
Owning a pet is a big responsibility. Dog owners are responsible not only for the health and safety of their pet, but also protecting people from injury. Most dogs will never bite but it is important to remember that any dog, regardless of breed or t...
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March
18,
2019
| 00:01 AM America/Chicago
There are approximately 3,000 hailstorms in the U.S. every year. Hail often occurs during severe weather patterns, such as strong thunderstorms, causing billions of dollars in damage to buildings, vehicles, and crops annually. In 2018, State Farm ...
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January
28,
2019
| 12:01 PM America/Chicago
Click the numbers on the interactive image below for tips to keep your party penalty-free....
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January
24,
2019
| 13:09 PM America/Chicago
Extreme cold temperatures can create costly problems for property owners. State Farm claims data shows that losses related to frozen pipes in 2018 totaled more than $270 million, an increase of more than $162 million from 2017. If the outside tempera...
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January
08,
2019
| 16:43 PM America/Chicago
This page is specific to the Alaska Earthquake that occurred in November 30, 2018. It is current as of January 9, 2019, and will be updated as necessary. ...
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2018
December
10,
2018
| 15:13 PM America/Chicago
Whether on the road or at home, there are things we can do to reduce stress, help prevent mishaps, and keep holiday celebrations merry. Wishing you and yours a healthy, happy, and SAFE holiday season!  ...
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November
30,
2018
| 16:14 PM America/Chicago
A 7.0 magnitude earthquake impacted Southern Alaska approximately eight miles north of Anchorage on Nov. 30, 2018 at 8:29 a.m. local time. Be careful and mindful of the risk of aftershocks and follow instructions of local officials. You can view t...
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November
12,
2018
| 09:27 AM America/Chicago
Founded in 1896, NFPA is a global, nonprofit organization devoted to eliminating death, injury, property and economic loss due to fire, electrical and related hazards. The association delivers information and knowledge through more than 300 consensus...
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September
13,
2018
| 14:41 PM America/Chicago
  Every situation is different and every claim evaluated to its individual circumstances. This information is provided as a general resource.   What are my first steps if I have damage? What can you expect after initial...
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March
16,
2018
| 09:17 AM America/Chicago
Our pets depend on us to protect and provide for them. One way to do this is to avoid feeding harmful foods and not allowing access to items in your home, yard and garage that could threaten their safety. For a full list of what could be dangerous...
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March
13,
2018
| 10:44 AM America/Chicago
Hail storms often occur with thunderstorms, tornadoes, and other wind events and can cause millions of dollars in property damage to cars and homes.  ...
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