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Updated 24 Mar 2020
Waitte’s Insurance is monitoring local and national updates regarding the Corona Virus (Covid-19) outbreak. We are considered essential under the current mandate. Our office will be open during regular business hours Monday - Friday 8:30 am to 4 pm.
However, we will only see customers by appointment.
We wish you, your family, your employees the very best. Stay Safe!
At Waitte’s Insurance, we are committed to the safety and security of our insurance clients, check out these tips!
This year many of us were experiencing some degree of cabin fever before the winter season even began. Fortunately, here in Connecticut there are so many opportunities for outdoor fun that everyone should be able to try something new or rediscover an old pastime. The Connecticut Office of Tourism (see link below) offers information about … Read more
Those who have never tried it may wonder what is so appealing about riding a 500 pound machine that initially may be hard to control and often leaves even experienced riders stuck in snow. However, new riders are often hooked after just one run on the sled. The scenery, the variety, and the friendly people … Read more
When Morrill Worcester was 12, he won a trip to Washington D.C. that included a trip to Arlington National Cemetery. This trip left a lasting impression on Worcester, who later founded the Worcester Wreath Company (Wreaths Across America). At the end of the 1992 holiday season, Worcester’s company was left with a surplus of wreaths. … Read more
Almost everyone recognizes the words “A day that will live in infamy,” spoken by Franklin D. Roosevelt on December 8, 1941, in response to the previous day’s attack. But how much do we know about what really happened? In the 1930s, Japan was looking to improve its economic problems by expanding into neighboring territories and … Read more
The genesis of our modern Thanksgiving, which took place in 1621, bore a limited resemblance to our celebration today. The original feast included a gathering of approximately 50 Englishmen and 90 Native Americans from the Wampanoag tribe who traveled for about two days for the event (Time.com). The colonists, having arrived on the continent in … Read more
At a time when there is so much divisiveness in our country, we would do well to recognize that there is also much to unite us. The people of our nation have varying opinions about what direction our country should head and what mistakes it may have made in the past, yet no one disputes … Read more
Those of us who recall life before the internet are amazed when we stop and think about how much it has changed our world. To say that masses of information are now available to us is clearly an understatement. And sadly, misinformation is just as prevalent as reliable facts. Humans have a tendency to lean … Read more
These days, it is easy to become overwhelmed by things beyond our control, especially when we want so badly to keep our loved ones safe. Although we don’t have the power to control everything, there are some things we can do to make a difference. According to the Center for Disease Control, unintentional injury is … Read more
Use the daylight savings time clock switch to help you remember important home safety checks. November first is this year’s date to turn our clocks back. A great habit to adopt is to also use this event to check smoke alarms and carbon monoxide detectors. We would also do well to check the furnace and … Read more
While some families may opt-out of trick-or-treating this year, there will likely be those who still participate in the annual ritual. Though not all of the costumes will be scary, a few Halloween statistics surely are. According to the National Safety Council, “Children are more than twice as likely to be hit by a car … Read more
At Waitte’s Insurance, we are committed to the safety and security of our insurance clients as well as that of our country. BG-CT Edward J. Waitte shares his experiences in our new blog.
Waitte’s Insurance Agency, Inc.
116 Broadway, Norwich CT 06360
Hours: 8:30AM to 4:00PM, Monday – Friday