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2017
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Stay Safe Along the Way

Make sure getting there is half the fun. Keep this information top of mind to stay safe along the way.

 

 

Stay Connected to Home When You Are Away

As much as you'd like to believe your property is safe from theft, it happens—a lot. The Federal Bureau of Investigation reported that more than 1.7 million burglaries occurred in one recent year, and 73% of those were residential crimes.

Fortunately, there are many easy, affordable, and commonsense things homeowners can do to protect their homes. Take photos or a home movie of every room and its contents and store the film in a safe deposit box. Learn how to create a home inventory with tips from State Farm.

RELATED ARTICLE: Pretend You Are Home and More Ways to Deter Burglary

 

Temperatures Rise Quickly in Cars

It only takes a few minutes for a car to heat up and become deadly to a child (or pet) inside. As summer temperatures rise, more kids are at risk. Always check your back seats before locking your car. Put your cell phone or wallet in the back seat to help you remember to check.

 

 

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About State Farm®:

The mission of State Farm is to help people manage the risks of everyday life, recover from the unexpected, and realize their dreams. State Farm and its affiliates are the largest providers of auto and home insurance in the United States. Its nearly 19,000 agents and approximately 65,000 employees serve approximately 83 million policies and accounts – approximately 81 million auto, fire, life, health and commercial policies and approximately 2 million bank accounts. Commercial auto insurance, along with coverage for renters, business ownersboats and motorcycles, is available. State Farm Mutual Automobile Insurance Company is the parent of the State Farm family of companies. State Farm is ranked No. 36 on the 2018 Fortune 500 list of largest companies. For more information, please visit http://www.statefarm.com.