Workers’ Compensation Board to Impose Fines for Late Reporting

The Indiana Workers’ Compensation Board has announced that it will begin imposing fines for late reporting of workers’ compensation claims for injuries filed on or after October 1, 2017. Section I.C.22-3-4-13, requires the First Report of Injury to be filed with the Workers’ Compensation Board within 14 days of the date the Employer has knowledge …

December 5, 2017

Were you in a not-at-fault claim?

If you were involved in an accident, at-fault or not-at-fault, we recommend calling us first.  We can assist you even if it does not go through your insurance.  We also will need to file proof of insurance with the BMV is the police were called out.  Never hesitate to leave a message on our emergency …

November 15, 2017

Indiana State Minimum Auto Insurance Limits Change Effective July 2017

Did you know there are NEW Indiana State Minimum Auto Insurance Limits that went into effect in July 2017. As of today, the Indiana State Minimum Insurance Limits are: Minimum Bodily Injury Liability: $25,000 each person/$50,000 each accident Minimum Split Liability Limits for un/underinsured motorist: $25,000 each person/$50,000 each accident NEW Minimum Property Damage Liability limit: $25,000 …

October 2, 2017

Penwell Pig

With Pork Festival around the corner, we thought we’d play a game!   We are hiding 10 (adorable) blue Penwell Pigs around Tipton. Be sure to be on the look out for them! If you find one: Take a picture with it (or of it) Post it to our Facebook page with #Penwellpig relocate the …

September 1, 2017

A total eclipse of the …

.. SUN! (You thought I was going to say “heart”… admit it!)   It seems that Monday, August 21st will be the first complete solar eclipse visible in the US since 1979. So, of course, everyone wants to check it out! There are viewing parties, fun glasses for purchase (or for free to a lucky …

August 11, 2017

It’s almost time for back to school!

In the closing words of my favorite childhood book, “You’re off to great places. Today is your day! You’re mountain is waiting, so get on your way!” – Dr. Seuss As August rushes upon us, prepared or not, back to school is rapidly approaching. It’s officially time to plan the last hoorah of summer – before …

July 29, 2017

Welcome, Contractors, to Penwell Insurance!

We are happy to announce our new specialty line for Contractors! If you want to stop worrying and get back to work be sure to check out the new site for more information on the types of coverages we can offer. Then give us a call! Here’s to less worry and more productivity! Until next time- …

July 22, 2017

Happy 4th of July!

Today, let’s celebrate our independence! Below are links to great family fun, parades, fireworks, and more in and around our area. Enjoy, and God Bless America!   Until next time – may every sunrise bring renewed purpose and ever increasing joy.   Links: 317 area code Lights over Morse Symphony on the Prairie Tipton Fireworks …

July 1, 2017

Sweet Summer Time

With the first official day of summer for 2017 on the books, it’s time to think about vacation! While island retreats, cruises, and international extravaganzas are amazing – a definite must – they are not always possible, at least not every year. Never fear! There are actually some amazing places within the continental US that …

June 24, 2017

Picnicking with Pop!

5 o’clock on a summer’s Tuesday morning, stopping by the old farm market for bottles of water and sandwiches wrapped in white paper. Talking, laughing, and singing all the while – 14 years old and on my way to work with Dad. So much of my life is blessed by memories with my father. There’s something about …

June 17, 2017