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Just as you prepare your home for severe weather, consider taking steps to prevent damage to your valuable articles and collections.

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You do not have to live in a designated flood zone to be susceptible to flood loss.Because most standard home insurance policies exclude coverage for surface water that damages property, you may need to obtain coverage through the National Flood Insurance Program. Your professional, independent insurance agent can advise you on the best choice to protect you from the financial loss a flood could bring.

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Floods are the most common and widespread of all natural disasters. Make plans before flooding occurs so that you are not caught off guard.

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Use of a drone in Cincinnati’s claims assessments makes the process faster, safer and more cost-effective.

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When businesses and homeowners are desperate for help to repair and rebuild after a disaster such as a hurricane, tornado or wildfire, they seek assistance from anyone who will offer help. Unfortunately, there are scammers who prey on those emotions and take advantage of good people in their darkest hour.

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Flood

Flood is the nation’s number one natural disaster with all 50 states experiencing at least one flood in the past five years. It only takes a few inches of water to cause significant damage, and all homeowners are vulnerable.

Contact your agent to discuss whether you qualify for our Preferred Primary Flood or Excess Flood Endorsements as alternatives to insurance available from the National Flood Insurance Program.

Our loss control service is advisory only. We assume no responsibility for management or control of customer loss control activities or for implementation of recommended corrective measures. This content was gathered from trade services and public information and does not identify or address all possible exposures. We do not warrant that this information is consistent with the underwriting guidelines of The Cincinnati Insurance Company and its subsidiaries or with any federal, state or local law, regulation or ordinance.
 
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