Tag Archives: car

airbags

How do Airbags Work?

All vehicles manufactured in and after the nineties are required to have airbags. Most people have the pleasure of never seeing theirs in action; however don’t you wonder how they work. We want all our clients, Vernon residents and their passengers to be as safe as possible. Consider these facts about how airbags work and […]

winter

Driving in a Winter Wonderland

It’s no secret that the winters here in the Okanagan can get pretty harsh. Snow falls, ice forms, and cars begin to swerve. Just getting from point A to B can be a little tough. However, there are ways to making your icy commute safer. One simple one is: Winter Tires! Why do I need […]

Private insurance vs public insurance

Private Insurance or Public Insurance?

If you’re buying a car, you will need car insurance! In British Columbia, there are two different auto insurance providers; either public insurance or private insurance. Therefore, it is important to understand the characteristics of both systems. They vary depending on the coverage and services you require. What’s the Difference? As a driver, you don’t […]

A few things you should know about Auto Insurance

Auto Insurance is easy! You get a renewal notice in the mail, visit your broker, sign some papers, and forget about it for a whole year. However at Baron Insurance we make sure to ask you a few crucial questions to make sure you have the right coverage. Making sure you know these important facts […]

How to Remove Oil Stains from your Driveway

If your car leaks oil or you spill some while filling up your vehicle, your driveway or garage may end up with a few stains. Oil stains can definitely ruin your homes curb appeal and seem like they may be impossible to clean up. However, we rounded up the best remedies to cleaning up oil […]

Must Have Items to Keep in your Car

Let’s admit it; your car is probably home to a coffee mug, a handful of stale French fries, and some old receipts. Does it contain the items that you might need in the case of an emergency? Lots of us could not survive for three days off of the stuff we have in our cars. […]

Why are my Auto Insurance Rates Increasing, when my Car is Getting Older?

A lot of people have a hard time wrapping their heads around why their auto insurance premiums keep increasing, especially when their car is growing older. We would like to touch a bit on this subject to explain all the different variables that go into your auto insurance policy. Auto-Owners Insurance First of all, car […]

Motorcycle Safety

Freedom, the wind hitting your face, and the smell of fresh air in the summer is what the motorcycle hype is all about. Hitting the road and going for a joy ride is what all motorcyclists enjoy. However, we must all remember that motorcycles are smaller than passenger vehicles, they are harder to see and […]

What to do after a Car Accident

A car accident can bring on an abundance of different emotions that include stress, anxiety and confusion. However, the moments after a major collision or even a minor fender bender, are crucial. A car accident can leave you emotionally stressed and nervous no matter how long you have been driving for. In the wake of […]

Driving Safety Tips

We want your time on the road to be as safe as possible. Today, we drive safer cars on safer roads. However, with the hustle and bustle of these summer months, we want everyone to be driving safely. The best way to reduce your risk of being in an accident is to practice driving safety […]