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Nov 13, 2014, 07:58 ET
Most parents are unaware of liability insurance needs for their everyday routines, such as hosting play dates or driving carpools, according to a new study by Liberty Mutual Insurance.  Many parents admit to not practicing common home and auto safety measures, yet only 12 percent say they have an umbrella policy to provide excess liability coverage in the event an accident occurs in their home or on the road.  Visit www.libertymutual.com/safeparenting for safety and coverage information.

New Study Finds Liability Insurance Needs Not on the Mind of Most Parents for Everyday Routines

 Between soccer practice, play dates and sleepovers, parents are busier than ever. Despite the majority (83 percent) of parents with children...

Oct 07, 2014, 07:01 ET
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Seattle Ranks #1 Safest City for Pedestrians, According to New Study

 The U.S. pedestrian population is on the rise, increasing by 24 million people between 2005 and 2010 (Center for Disease Control and...

Sep 08, 2014, 08:28 ET
Liberty Mutual Play Positive(TM) is a community-based program providing resources tools, tips and advice for volunteer youth sports coaches and sport parents. Three times a year, Liberty Mutual Play Positive awards $2,500 to 10 youth sports teams or organizations each for successfully promoting and pledging a commitment to sportsmanship in youth athletics. (PRNewsFoto/Liberty Mutual Insurance)

New Program from Liberty Mutual Insurance Play Positive™ Renews Spirit of Sportsmanship in Youth Sports

 With schools back in session and fall sports practices across the country underway, Liberty Mutual Insurance looks to shine a new light on the...

Aug 07, 2014, 08:55 ET
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New Data Finds Parents Admit to Engaging in the Same Dangerous Driving Behaviors They Warn Their Children Against

As young drivers head back to school, countless efforts and campaigns each year attempt to deter them from reckless behaviors behind the wheel....

Jun 30, 2014, 09:25 ET
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Liberty Mutual Insurance Unveils New Advertising And Brand Campaign To "See Car Insurance In A Whole New Light"

 Liberty Mutual Insurance, one of the nation's leading auto and home insurers, unveiled today a new, fully integrated advertising campaign to...

Jun 24, 2014, 08:30 ET
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Seniors Continue Driving Despite Declining Physical Abilities, Nearly All Would Consider Stopping for the Right Reason; New Report

As baby boomers soon begin turning 70, the number of seniors on the road will rise steadily over the next two decades. There are currently more...

May 19, 2014, 12:55 ET
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Liberty Mutual Names Jack Morton Worldwide Brand Experience Agency of Record

Liberty Mutual Insurance, a leading global insurer and sponsor of both Team USA and the FIFA World Cup (Liberty Seguros), today announced that it...

May 14, 2014, 08:30 ET
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Liberty Mutual Insurance Celebrates Three Firefighters For Outstanding Heroism And Community Service With National Firemark Award

 Liberty Mutual Insurance, one of the nation's leading home and auto insurers, is today celebrating America's firefighters by announcing the...

Mar 18, 2014, 09:00 ET
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New Study Finds Teens Have Risky Definitions of "Safe Driving"

Teens know that drinking or using a cell phone while driving are dangerous behaviors – that's no surprise. What is surprising is that...

Mar 11, 2014, 11:23 ET
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Liberty Mutual Insurance Invitational Brings 240 Amateur Golfers To Pinehurst Resort For National Finals March 26-30

 More than 240 amateur golfers will compete in the Liberty Mutual Insurance Invitational National Finals at Pinehurst Resort in Pinehurst,...

Feb 06, 2014, 09:00 ET
Liberty Mutual Insurance today announced its roster of 13 Olympic and Paralympic athletes, hopefuls, and legends to comprise Team Liberty Mutual for the 2014 Olympic Winter Games.  Liberty Mutual Insurance is the official Property and Casualty and Life Insurance Partner of the 2014 and 2016 U.S. Olympic and Paralympic Teams.  (PRNewsFoto/Liberty Mutual)

Liberty Mutual Insurance Debuts New U.S. Olympic Advertising Campaign Celebrating The Will To Come Back And Rise From Setbacks

 For many U.S. Olympic athletes, the road to the Sochi 2014 Olympic Winter Games has been scattered with setbacks that had to be overcome to...

Jan 14, 2014, 08:08 ET
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Liberty Mutual Insurance Responsible Sports And Positive Coaching Alliance Announce The "Top 10 Responsible Sports Moments" Of 2013

 Liberty Mutual Insurance Responsible Sports™, in partnership with Positive Coaching Alliance (PCA), today named the "Top 10 Responsible...

Jan 13, 2014, 08:18 ET
Liberty Mutual Insurance today announced its roster of 13 Olympic and Paralympic athletes, hopefuls, and legends to comprise Team Liberty Mutual for the 2014 Olympic Winter Games.  Liberty Mutual Insurance is the official Property and Casualty and Life Insurance Partner of the 2014 and 2016 U.S. Olympic and Paralympic Teams.  (PRNewsFoto/Liberty Mutual)

Liberty Mutual Insurance To Work With U.S. Olympic Committee To Insure Team USA Medals Won By 2014 And 2016 U.S. Olympic And Paralympic Athletes

For every Team USA athlete who has dreamed of competing on the world stage, there is no greater glory than earning an Olympic or Paralympic medal...

Jan 08, 2014, 15:00 ET
Liberty Mutual Insurance today announced its roster of 13 Olympic and Paralympic athletes, hopefuls, and legends to comprise Team Liberty Mutual for the 2014 Olympic Winter Games.  Liberty Mutual Insurance is the official Property and Casualty and Life Insurance Partner of the 2014 and 2016 U.S. Olympic and Paralympic Teams.  (PRNewsFoto/Liberty Mutual)

Liberty Mutual Insurance Helps Bring U.S. Olympic Excitement To Boston

In 30 days our U.S. Olympic athletes will step onto the world stage to compete in the 2014 Olympic Winter Games in Sochi, Russia.  To get...

Jan 06, 2014, 15:03 ET
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Liberty Mutual Insurance Awards 2013 Coach Of The Year Honors To Nation's Top Football Leaders Who Excel On And Off The Field

Gus Malzahn, Craig Bohl, Curt Wiese and Pete Fredenburg Help Liberty Mutual Exceed $2 Million For Charity and Scholarship Through Coach of the Year...

Dec 10, 2013, 10:30 ET

25 College Football Coaches Recognized For On- And Off-Field Achievements With Finalist Nod For 2013 Liberty Mutual Coach Of The Year Award

 Successful college football coaches understand their role as a leader and mentor extends well beyond the field on Saturdays. After all,...

Nov 20, 2013, 13:37 ET
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Liberty Mutual And Safeco Insurance Catastrophe Teams Blanket Region To Handle Tornado Claims

 To help customers promptly and safely recover from the devastating storm system that hit the Midwest, Liberty Mutual Personal Insurance...

Nov 12, 2013, 08:22 ET
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Celebrity Chef, Nutritionist Cheryl Forberg and Liberty Mutual Insurance Offer Tips to Keep Your Family Safe in the Kitchen This Holiday Season

 The holiday season is quickly approaching, and new data from Liberty Mutual Insurance reminds us that those family holiday meals can be a...

Oct 01, 2013, 09:00 ET
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More than Half of Boomer Children Worry about Senior Parents' Driving, Yet Nearly a Third Avoid Discussing the Issue, Shows New Liberty Mutual Insurance Study

The U.S. population aged 65 and older is estimated to increase from 47 million in 2015 to 72 million in 2030,* meaning more senior drivers will be...

Sep 25, 2013, 07:07 ET
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Liberty Mutual Coach Of The Year Returns For Eighth Season, Honoring College Football's Top Leaders On The Field And In The Community

Every year college football fans around the country come out to support their teams with great passion, showing pride for their gridiron heroes...