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Planning Ahead for Hurricane Season

Date: 5/30/2018
Author: Mike Schofield

The Atlantic hurricane season officially begins on June 1 and self storage business owners in coastal areas are encouraged to act now to prepare for hurricanes and severe weather. The first step is to create an emergency preparedness plan and communicate it to your staff. For operations in other areas, remember that an emergency preparedness plan is a basic requirement for all businesses.

For more information, Liberty Mutual Insurance, one of MiniCo's carriers, has prepared a detailed hurricane action plan that you may download at

About the Author

Mike Schofield is president and CEO of Phoenix-based MiniCo Insurance Agency, a provider of specialty insurance products and publications for the self storage industry since 1974. MiniCo has partnered with London-based Lloyd’s to offer specialty property and deductible buy-back solutions for insuring the most challenging self storage properties. MiniCo Insurance Agency, LLC, is a member of the Aran Insurance Services Group. For more information, visit