PEMCOperspective
News & insight from
PEMCO Insurance
summer 2015

Create your water-wise Northwest garden

With drought officially declared across Washington and nearly half of Oregon, gardeners throughout the Northwest are feeling understandably sheepish whenever their neighbors spy them waving the water ...

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Do you have a recalled appliance in your home?

Suggestion from customer Jim T.In a five-year period, approximately 15 million appliances – from dishwashers to dehumidifiers, high-end to economy brands – are recalled by manufacturers for defects re...

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Test your campfire safety know-how

For Blue Tarp Campers looking to chase the chill with a crackling fire, the problem is often too much fizzle rather than too much flame.But for the rest of us? Wildfire is a worry anytime we set a mat...

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Despite bike-friendly ratings, Northwest bike vs. driver tension remains

Washington ranks No. 1 among bike-friendly states, with Oregon coming in a solid No. 6. (See all state rankings here, courtesy of the League of American Bicyclists.) Yet a recent PEMCO Poll reveals th...

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From your perspective

"Can you share tips to help drivers avoid wildlife on the roadway? Most drivers seem to ignore Deer Crossing signs. Also, do deer alerts mounted on the front bumper work?" – customer Donna ...

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