Your Fun Stuff | Shelter Insurance®

Boats, personal watercraft, motorcycles, ATVs, RVs, snowmobiles, pools, trampolines, play sets and more are just a few things that make life fun, but these things can be dangerous if you don't know how to use them safely. In this section we'll cover safety topics and other fun stuff about your these things and other favorite fun activities. There are even articles and ideas about other ways to have fun!

  • What Kind of Pool Should You Install?

    There's a lot to consider when installing a pool. In-ground, above ground, natural or lazy river? Fresh water or salt water? Fiberglass, concrete or vinyl? Get the pros and cons of each here.

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  • Bike and Pedestrian Safety

    Warmer weather means more people are out and about. Whether it’s for health reasons, being more environmentally friendly or simply enjoying the weather, there are more pedestrians, bicyclists, motorcyclists and now, even scooter riders on the roads.

    Stay Safe
  • Maintenance Tips for Year-Round RV Use

     RVs can be a great way to get away from your everyday life. No matter whether you are taking your RV out in the winter or the summer, here are a few tips to keep it up and running.

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  • Skip the Plane - Pilot Your Own RV!

    Planning your next adventure via RV? Check out these tips to keep you safe before you head out on the open road. 

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  • Fun and Fascinating Road Trip Pit Stops

    If you're going on a road trip this summer, make these pit stops part of your plan!

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  • Motorcycle Safety: What to Know Before You Go

    It takes more than buying a motorcycle to be ready to ride. Find out what else you need to do—and know—to set out on the open road safely.

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  • Poolside Protection: It's More Than Wearing Sunscreen

    From fun summer pool parties to relaxing on a float, it's easy to get excited about owning a pool, as long as you keep safety in mind.

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  • Danger at the Dock

    Think it's safe to jump in the water? If you're within 100 feet of a dock, you might want to rethink that decision. The danger of electric shock drowning is real, but few people are aware of it.

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  • Route 66 Pit Stops

    People say life is a highway…but there are some pit stops that you should add to your bucket list when you take the good old Route 66. If you are a foodie who loves historical sites and iconic landmarks, this might be the map you’d want to follow.

     
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  • Golf Cart Safety

    It’s golf season, which means golf carts are back! A golf cart is the perfect vehicle to drive down the street to visit your friends or go to the beach from your vacay condo. Even though they are much slower than cars, they can still be very dangerous. 

    Safety Tips
  • Scoot Around Safely

    E-scooters are a very fun and affordable way to drive around town, but just like any other vehicle, they must be operated cautiously. Remember, your actions can affect many around you.

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