Spooky Halloween Insurance Facts

halloween insurance facts

It’s one of our favorite times of the year…Halloween! Halloween might feel a little different this year. But, we thought we would share some halloween insurance facts with you to really get you in the mood for this year’s spooky activities…and also help prepare you for some Halloween-related risks out there!

Fact #1

60,000 people have purchased Vampire or Werewolf Attack insurance. (Unfortunately, this is not a type of insurance policy that we offer!)

Fact #2

$1,528 is the average cost of an auto insurance claim on Halloween. Do you have enough auto insurance?

Fact #3

It is two times more likely that a personal vehicle will be vandalized on Halloween, more than any other time of the year. Make sure your auto policy covers acts of vandalism!

Fact #4

On Halloween there has been a 24% increase in crime-related claims over any other day of the year.

Fact #5

840 fires were caused by Halloween decorations last year, causing over $11.4 million in damages. Make sure your decorations are well-attended and stored safely when not in use!

Speaking of decorations, are your Halloween decorations drawing a crowd? You might want to take a look at your personal liability insurance or even consider getting umbrella coverage, just in case someone has an injury on your property!

Proper Protection Every Day of the Year

Halloween doesn’t have to be spooky for the wrong reasons when you’re properly protected. Speak to one of our agents today to see how you can make sure you’re getting the best deal on all your insurance needs. R&G provides home, renters, life, auto, and business insurance. We proudly serve 13 states from our 4 offices in Rockville, Prince Frederick, Manchester, and Lexington Park, Maryland.

R&G Insurance Associates is an independently owned and operated insurance company with 5 offices located around Maryland. We pride ourselves on offering a high level of service where clients feel like family. Come visit us at any of our five locations in Rockville, Glen Burnie, Prince Frederick, Lexington Park, and Manchester MD.