Articles tagged with 'wildfire' | State Farm

Good Neighbor Stories (wildfire)

2022
May
03,
2022
| 16:16 PM America/Chicago
Preparing your property and having a plan before a wildfire strikes can help reduce damage....
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April
28,
2022
| 06:00 AM America/Chicago
State Farm and the National Fire Protection Association® (NFPA) have announced the winners of the 2022 Wildfire Community Preparedness Day (Preparedness Day) project awards....
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March
30,
2022
| 09:25 AM America/Chicago
Being a responsible pet owner means preparing for the unexpected. How a family plans to handle its pets is often overlooked during the planning period, and that leaves some pet owners scrambling during times of stress. To help you and your pet get re...
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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
June
29,
2021
| 09:05 AM America/Chicago
KINGMAN, Ariz. – Kingman resident Mike Britt is somewhat of a journeyman when it comes to fighting forest fires. The Pine Lake Fire Department Captain volunteers his time as a first responder, extinguishing fires and responding to other emergencies i...
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May
10,
2021
| 11:24 AM America/Chicago
According to the National Interagency Fire Center (NIFC), there were 57,000 wildfires in the U.S. last year that burned 10 million acres of land. This is an increase of 14% compared to 2019 data and nearly double the number of acres burned. There is ...
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May
06,
2021
| 11:55 AM America/Chicago
The threat of wildfires is constant and growing in the United States. In 2020, there were approximately 57,000 wildfires, about 7,000 more than in 2019 (National Interagency Fire Center). They burned 10 million acres, more than double than in 2019. J...
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April
05,
2021
| 08:00 AM America/Chicago
Every year, wildfires burn across the U.S. More and more people are living in wildfire risk areas. If one home is inadequately prepared, the risk level to the entire neighborhood increases, and everyone’s safety is impacted. Help reduce your communit...
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January
20,
2021
| 10:14 AM America/Chicago
About the National Fire Protection Association® (NFPA®)Founded in 1896, NFPA is a global self-funded nonprofit organization devoted to eliminating death, injury, property and economic loss due to fire, electrical and related hazards. The association ...
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2020
September
24,
2020
| 22:47 PM America/Chicago
Join the conversation on Yammer! Long after the news cycle moves on from one West Coast wildfire to the next, from one land-falling tropical system to the next, State Farm® crews and resources remain in those neighborhoods to help people reco...
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September
24,
2020
| 19:13 PM America/Chicago
Long after the news cycle moves on from one West Coast wildfire to the next, from one land-falling tropical system to the next, State Farm® crews and resources remain in those neighborhoods to help people recover from the unexpected. Early in a di...
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August
25,
2020
| 16:08 PM America/Chicago
Wildfires threaten man and beast. State Farm® Agent Ben Samrick is helping both through the devastating wildfires.Ben's spent his entire life around horses. Riding since he was five years old, Ben’s passion is thoroughbred horses, taking them off the...
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August
20,
2020
| 10:40 AM America/Chicago
With over 360 active fires across California and elsewhere, State Farm® is committed to the people and communities we serve. As acres continue to burn, evacuate if ordered to do so or if risk appears imminent. Customers impacted by wildfires can visi...
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July
08,
2020
| 16:29 PM America/Chicago
Join the conversation on Yammer! Already through July 7, there have been 26,321 fires in the United States*. Though they have burned more than 1.5 million acres and are above last year’s pace, the numbers are lower than the 10-year average. ...
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July
08,
2020
| 15:53 PM America/Chicago
Already through July 7, there have been 26,321 fires in the United States*. Though they have burned more than 1.5 million acres and are above last year’s pace, the numbers are lower than the 10-year average.There's still time to get your property mor...
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April
23,
2020
| 16:09 PM America/Chicago
Every year, wildfires burn across the U.S. More and more people are living in wildfire risk areas. If one home is inadequately prepared, the risk level to the entire neighborhood increases, and everyone’s safety is impacted. Help reduce your communit...
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January
13,
2020
| 11:47 AM America/Chicago
Every year, wildfires burn across the U.S. More and more people are living in wildfire risk areas. If one home is inadequately prepared, the risk level to the entire neighborhood increases, and everyone’s safety is impacted. Help reduce your communit...
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2019
December
09,
2019
| 17:02 PM America/Chicago
State Farm continues to work with its customers and the communities affected by the 2018 wildfires. The Car, Camp, Hill, and Woolsey fires devasted California communities like Paradise. Rebuilding homes and neighborhoods takes time. Putting lives ...
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October
29,
2019
| 15:05 PM America/Chicago
Visit CA.gov for Power Outage and Fire Recovery Resources State Farm is deeply committed to the communities we serve. We stand ready to help. Customers impacted by the California wildfires can visit st8.fm/claim or call 1-800-SFCLAIM to...
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September
26,
2019
| 09:17 AM America/Chicago
*This page is specific to the 2017 California wildfires that occurred in October (Northern California) and December (Southern California). This page is current as of September 26, 2019. It is updated as the recovery continues. ...
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April
25,
2019
| 14:46 PM America/Chicago
Over the last decade, wildfires have consumed 66 million acres. That's the equivalent of burning every acre in New York, New Jersey, Connecticut, Rhode Island, Massachusetts, New Hampshire and southern Maine.* Fire is a natural necessity for the h...
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March
20,
2019
| 22:00 PM America/Chicago
Wildfires across the United States have taken more than 100 lives and cost more than $25 billion in property losses in the last two years. The National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) and State Farm are helping communities take steps toward safety...
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January
08,
2019
| 17:28 PM America/Chicago
Every year, wildfires burn across the U.S. More and more people are living in wildfire risk areas. If one home is inadequately prepared, the risk level to the entire neighborhood increases, and everyone’s safety is impacted. Help reduce your communit...
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2018
September
24,
2018
| 16:22 PM America/Chicago
The most destructive wildfire in California history devastated northern Bay Area counties in October of 2017. Retirees, Ed and Carol from Santa Rosa – the town hit worst - lost nearly everything in the fire that burned more than 36,000 acres and took...
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August
01,
2018
| 10:49 AM America/Chicago
If you are a part of a mandatory evacuation: Stay tuned: follow news reports and information from first responders Safety first: material things can be replaced but the loss of life or serious injury can't be fixed. What to expect from the...
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April
26,
2018
| 16:31 PM America/Chicago
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April
10,
2018
| 07:00 AM America/Chicago
Wildfires are causing more damage to homes and businesses each year, not only in California but in states as different as Tennessee, Montana and Florida. The National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) and State Farm® are helping communities take ste...
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2017
December
22,
2017
| 11:21 AM America/Chicago
If you are a part of a mandatory evacuation: Stay tuned: follow news reports and information from first responders Safety first: material things can be replaced but the loss of life or serious injury can't be fixed. What to expect from the...
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October
10,
2017
| 09:42 AM America/Chicago
If you are a part of a mandatory evacuation: Stay tuned: follow news reports and information from first responders Safety first: material things can be replaced but the loss of life or serious injury can't be fixed. What to expect from the...
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September
20,
2017
| 15:59 PM America/Chicago
Disasters are impacting people across the country. Here's information and resources to help protect what's important. ...
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