Monthly Archive: August 2011

Aug 31

It’s Apple Festival Time!

This weekend is the 65th North Carolina Apple Festival in Hendersonville.  Entertainment, food, crafts and of course, everything apple.  The festivities officially begin on Friday, September 2nd with the opening ceremonies and continue through the parade on Monday September 5th.  Come out for a weekend of fun! Henderson County is a leading grower of apples, …

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Aug 25

Hurricane Irene Preparation

As Hurricane Irene approaches the Eastern North Carolina area, we wanted to make sure you and your family are aware of the steps you can take to stay safe as the storm approaches.  Although it looks like Western North Carolina will escape the direct effects, some of our clients have homes at the coast. Safety for individuals Create …

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Aug 24

Are You Covered for an Earthquake?

With this week’s earthquake in Virginia, some of our clients are left wondering, “Do I have earthquake coverage?”  Damages associated with earthquakes are not covered under a standard homeowners insurance policy, although some subsequent damage may be eligible for coverage, depending on your policy. You can purchase a separate earthquake insurance policy that will give you …

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Aug 23

Community Involvement Supported by the Whole Family

At Morrow Insurance we believe in community involvement and support.  This is not only true of our employees, but their families as well.  The United Way of Henderson County 2010 Ochlawaha Society Book of Leaders features Will & Kandi Hendricks with their children.  Although Will has lived in our community just over a year, he …

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Aug 19

Morrow Producers Complete Vision Course

Morrow Insurance would like to congratulate producers Joyce Biddix, Charlie Cranford and Will Hendricks on completing the nine-month Vision Henderson County course this summer. Vision Henderson County is a comprehensive leadership development program that aims to produce informed, responsible and committed citizens and encourage collaboration for solving community problems and creating a vision for the …

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Aug 15

7 Stupid Reasons New Employees Get Injured

Safety in the workplace is critical to a business on many levels.  Are you, as an employer, making sure your employees are properly trained to avoid injuries? 7 Stupid Resons New Employees Get Injuried– And How to Avoid These Mistakes  Employers assume that new employees know more than they really do–and that common sense will …

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Aug 05

Please Join Morrow Insurance in Supporting Blue Ridge Community Health Services

Please join Morrow Insurance in supporting Blue Ridge Community Health Services building campaign.  When can $10 make a difference? BRCHS is seeking 50,000 donations of $10 by August 31 to raise an additional $500,000 for our new medical facility. Can we count you as one of the 50,000 donors? You can give online at www.brchs.com …

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Aug 01

Lawnmower Safety

Each year, approximately 75,000 people are injured seriously enough by lawnmowers to require emergency room medical treatment. Only a small percentage of the injuries are caused by mechanical failure; most are the result of human error. Here are some tips to follow before and while mowing your lawn: Become familiar with your mower. Read the …

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