Important Message from Hausch & Company

We’re here and ready to help. As the coronavirus pandemic (COVID-19) continues to impact all of our lives, safety remains our top priority. We have a thoughtful plan in place to help protect the health and wellbeing of our employees, customers and vendor partners.

Memorial Day Grilling Safety

The temps are heating up, school is almost out, and summer is finally making its debut this Memorial Day weekend. While this weekend will bring people together to celebrate over food, fun and festivities, a few safety precautions will ensure that everything runs smoothly, especially if an outdoor cookout is on the agenda.  According to […]

Seasonal Forecast Predictions

Severe weather throughout the Midwest and weather forecast predictions for spring and summer. We all know by now that the weather is unpredictable and can change on a dime. The recent outbreak of tornadoes that wreaked havoc throughout the Midwest these past two weeks is heavy on our hearts and minds. With more than 20 […]

Listening and Showing Compassion Sets a Positive Tone During a Claim

As we approach Valentine’s Day, one of the most emotional days of the year, we can’t help but notice how big a role emotions play in the day-to-day activities of an insurance adjuster. Adjusters work in scenarios where emotions are high, and customer’s reactions to unfortunate events will vary and will be unpredictable. Grief is […]

Age Does Matter! Replace Smoke Alarms Every 10 Years

In 2015, the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) estimated that fire departments respond to a structure fire at a home every 86 seconds. Those house fires cause an astounding 2,500 deaths and $7.3 billion in losses annually. To bring about safety and prevention, the National Fire Protection Association dedicates a week in October to Fire […]

True Cost of Water Damage Claims

We often think of Mother Nature as the most likely source of damage to our homes, but we shouldn’t be ignoring likely culprits inside our homes either, like an ice machine hose or washing machine. Non-weather-related water damage claims are one of the most common types of claims on a home, second only to exterior […]

Insuring Dog Bites: What You Need to Know

As the old adage says, dogs are man’s best friend. They greet us when we come home, loyally follow us around, and are always ready for a belly rub or game of fetch. In the U.S. alone, 78 million dogs are owned as pets. Many families view their dogs as a member of the family. […]

Weathering the Storm

Did you know that the U.S. averages 10,000 thunderstorms and 1,300 tornadoes per year? Many Americans, especially those in the Central and Southern U.S., are no stranger to summer’s severe weather. These storms often come with strong hail and winds, resulting in property damage and insurance claims, especially for roofs. Take a look at what […]

Are Fireworks Worth the Risk?

Are fireworks worth the risk this 4th of July? As we approach the 4th of July weekend, there may be more sparks flying than those you typically see in the sky. The number of people that set off fireworks in their backyards is rapidly increasing and can result in severe injuries or can cause millions […]