Contact Home Page Policy Changes About Us Home Page Get a Quote

Auto Home Business Life

Winter Storm Jonas lived up to its record breaking forecast. With an estimated price tag of $850M worth of damage, Winter Storm Jonas was the fourth most powerful storm to ever hit the Northeast.  There were millions of power outages, coastal flooding, as well as many car accidents. During this time, there were a few reoccurring issues that can be lessons learned:

  • Many people think that working from home is easy, but it is not as easy as it sounds. Because of IT security issues, decreased productivity and loss of billable hours, resolving these issues in the midst of a storm have been proven to be useless.


  • A voice redirection plan also needs to be a priority. Being able to maintain business as usual with just one phone call and a flip of a switch is a huge advantage.


  • Remember that power is always king. It is easy to take the electricity in our officers and homes for granted, so it is easy to forget how sustainable power lines are. Some parts of the Northeast received over 20 inches of snow so it is important to know that just ¼ inch of ice can add an extra 250lbs to the power lines, making the chances of an outage much greater. Time after time, power failure is the #1 issue.


 These lessons are important to know in order to be prepared for whatever lies ahead because remember, the best time to prepare is before the disaster strikes. 

Contact Us today with any more questions!

Posted 8:27 AM  View Comments

Share |

No Comments

Post a Comment
Required (Not Displayed)

All comments are moderated and stripped of HTML.
Submission Validation
Change the CAPTCHA codeSpeak the CAPTCHA code
Enter the Validation Code from above.
NOTICE: This blog and website are made available by the publisher for educational and informational purposes only. It is not be used as a substitute for competent insurance, legal, or tax advice from a licensed professional in your state. By using this blog site you understand that there is no broker client relationship between you and the blog and website publisher.
Blog Archive

View Mobile Version
About Us
Get A Quote
Contact Us
Service My Policy
Home Insurance
Auto Insurance
Life Insurance
Business Insurance
Employee Benefits
Main Office
330 Tilton Road
Northfield, NJ 08225
Contact Us
Northfield: 609.645.1700
Marlton: 609.645.1700
Get A Quote My Policy Location Facebook Linkedin Insurance Website Builder Twitter Facebook LinkedIn Twitter