Regency News

Distracted Driving: Keep Your Eyes & Mind On The Road

Talking on your cell phone, eating, drinking, passengers, GPS and radios are all examples of things that can distract us while we drive.  For the safety of yourself, your passengers and everyone else on the road, pay attention to your driving.  Save your text, phone conversation and all other distractions for when you are off the road. 

Welcome the First Day of Spring, March 20th: Vernal Equinox

The first day of Spring is March 20th at 6:28 a.m. It is also called the spring equinox. Spring is one of the four temperate seasons, the transition period between winter and summer. Spring and "springtime" refer to the season, and broadly to ideas of rebirth, renewal and regrowth.

Exceptional Record Return: MI Clubs Fund Distributes $645,000 Back to Members.

The Michigan Clubs Self Insurance Fund is pleased to announce a profit distribution to be returned to Fund members with an average return equal to 50% of a member’s annual premium. 

Daylight Saving Time: March 12. Tips to Deal with the Time Change

Daylight saving time 2017 in Michigan will start at 2:00 AM on Sunday, March 12.

Even though your brain knows that the time on the clock has changed, your body's internal clock does not.

The Dreaded Pothole

Everyone has experienced the surprising jolt when a car rolls over a pothole.  Not only do they make a street look rundown and unsightly, but they pose a threat to the safety of anyone who travels on the road. 
 

March: In like a Lion - Out like a Lamb

With March being such a changeable month, in which we can see warm spring-like temperatures or late-season snowstorms, you can understand how this saying might hold true in some instances.

Generator Safety: Take the Appropriate Steps to Stay Safe

A generator has, in the last few decades, moved from being a luxury to a necessity. The hundreds of electrical appliances around the house that we need for our day to day functions need a dependable source of electrical energy to function.

Winter Storm Action Plan

One of the primary concerns is the winter weather's ability to knock out heat, power and communications services to your home or office, sometimes for days at a time.  Be prepared with a winter storm action plan. 

Office Closed in Observance of President's Day

The RPS-Regency and Arthur J. Gallagher offices will be closed on Monday, February 20, 2017. 

We will resume regular business hours on Tuesday, February 21, 2017 at 8:00 a.m.

In case of an emergency, please call 800.686.6640 and follow the prompts.  

Thank you! 

 - The RPS-Regency & Arthur J. Gallagher Staff

11 Safety Tips for Portable Space Heaters

During cold weather, homeowners often turn to space heaters to stay warm and supplement their central heating system. While space heaters can provide extra comfort, they are also a safety hazard if used improperly. In fact, portable heating equipment is the second leading cause of home fires in the United States, according to the National Fire Protection Association. By following these simple precautions, you can stay warm and safe all winter long.