Sparks Insurance, Inc. Blog: 5_2017
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Friday, May 26, 2017 Long daylight hours and better driving conditions may lull drivers into a false sense of safety during summer months, according to a new survey conducted by Michelin for National Tire Safety Week (May 28‒June 3). READ MORE >>
Tuesday, May 23, 2017 From 2009-2014, 66 percent of playground equipment accidents occurred at home. Now that springtime is here, playground season is in full swing. Are the kids in the backyard and at the local playground safe? The U.S. READ MORE >>
Monday, May 22, 2017 Recent reports show that despite big advancements in safety, there’s been a surprising uptick in auto fatalities. Now, another report from the Governors Highway Safety Association (GHSA) shows that pedestrian fatalities are also on the rise. READ MORE >>
Sunday, May 21, 2017 You may be the kind of person who fires up the grill all year long at tailgating parties, or maybe you wait for a warm summer day and a backyard full of friends before you put on your apron. Either way, grilling can be one of life’s simple pleasures. READ MORE >>
Thursday, May 18, 2017 With the warmer temps, more bikes will be hitting the road, and longer trips are being planned. If you haven’t already, now’s a good time to do some spring maintenance on your bike since it might have been sitting for a while. READ MORE >>
Tuesday, May 16, 2017
A quickly spreading ransomware attack that affected more than 200,000 computers globally seems to have slowed its spread, although most security experts expect a quick resurgence in a new form.
Businesses and computer users around the world were confronted with a message on their screen st... READ MORE >>
Friday, May 12, 2017 You may emit a long and belabored groan at the thought of moving. Or you may find moving as an opportunity to declutter and start fresh in a new place. Either way you look at it, your couch isn’t going to move itself. Consider these five helpful tips to take the first step toward your relocation. READ MORE >>
Thursday, May 11, 2017 From flowers to warm weather, spring ushers in all kinds of changes. Yet not all of these are welcome changes when it comes to your pet. But knowing what dangers they should avoid can go a long way toward keeping your furry friend safe. Here are the top 10 springtime pet dangers worth being aware of. READ MORE >>
Friday, May 5, 2017 Memorial Day is fast approaching and with it comes the start to the warm summer season. If you need inspiration for the holiday, or any time this summer, here are more than 25 yummy recipes guaranteed to get you into the summer spirit! Jalapeno Bacon Burger - Dinners, Dishes, and Desserts READ MORE >>
Friday, May 5, 2017 Guides for winterizing your car pop up like clockwork every fall, but no one ever talks about summer preparation. Thinking about some sun-drenched driving? Here's how to make sure you're ready. 1. Get Busy With Your Tires Tires are the single most important part of your car. READ MORE >>