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Jun 22, 2015, 18:26 ET

Thrice is nice! PEMCO Insurance ranks highest in customer satisfaction by J.D. Power for the third straight year

 PEMCO Insurance is proud to announce it has earned the highest ranking for customer satisfaction in the Northwest Region from J.D. Power for...

Jun 17, 2015, 12:33 ET

Are Northwesterners spending their vacation days at work?

As summer beckons, the latest poll from PEMCO Insurance suggests that Northwest workers may be more focused on their jobs than enjoying leisurely...

May 06, 2015, 12:41 ET

Residents in at-risk regions admit they're not ready for wildfire

 As the Northwest braces for what's expected to be one of the driest summers on record, the latest poll from PEMCO Insurance warns that at...

Apr 22, 2015, 11:59 ET

PEMCO Poll: Distracted drivers and unpredictable cyclists cause tension on the road

A new poll from PEMCO Insurance confirms the source of tensions that many commuters witness between drivers and cyclists on Northwest roads:...

Mar 25, 2015, 12:46 ET

Renters share concern for safety but don't reach out to neighbors

The latest poll from PEMCO Insurance suggests that renting may come with more woes than leases and landlords. A recent survey of Washington and...

Feb 25, 2015, 13:07 ET

Northwest drivers hesitate to flaunt bumper stickers, personalized vanity plates

 If dog is your co-pilot, you have a "baby on board," or you're proud of your alma mater, chances are you're among the one in four Northwest...

Jan 29, 2015, 16:13 ET

PEMCO, Michael Jackson celebrate Super Blue Friday with flag raising, inaugural banner flight, fan rally

What: PEMCO Insurance is celebrating Super Blue Friday by raising the 12th Man flag at the company's Seattle headquarters this Friday,...

Jan 22, 2015, 13:11 ET

Put your mark on PEMCO's '12s Fly' banner that will soar above the big game in Arizona

What: PEMCO Insurance is celebrating the Seahawks' incredible "re-Pete" journey to the NFL Championship Game by commissioning another...

Jan 21, 2015, 13:31 ET

Northwest men lead ladies on DIY car maintenance

 If you're a Northwest driver, chances are you've experienced a dead battery, flat tire or low oil in your automobile. But do you know how to...

Jan 05, 2015, 20:05 ET

Technology frees PEMCO to seek newer, smaller headquarters

 PEMCO Insurance, the Northwest's largest locally based insurer, foresees a bright future in a new South Lake Union headquarters it expects to...

Dec 10, 2014, 12:32 ET

Poor winter preparedness may leave some Northwest drivers out in the cold

Are you winter-ready? According to the latest poll from PEMCO Insurance, many Northwest drivers take the basic precautions to stay safe and warm in...

Nov 19, 2014, 13:04 ET

For Northwest drivers, safety given by studded tires takes a backseat to preserving roadways

 Despite the likelihood of icy Northwest streets and poor driving conditions this winter, two-thirds of Northwest residents say they'll skip...

Oct 15, 2014, 13:18 ET

Northwest residents fear online crime but dismiss dumpster diving and mail theft

 In this increasingly digital world, many Northwest residents worry about the threat of online identity theft, but according to the latest poll...

Sep 17, 2014, 12:52 ET

Back to sleep: Most Northwest residents think teens don't catch enough Zzzs, but agree with high school start times

 As teens head back to school, PEMCO Insurance is out with new poll results that show three-quarters of Northwest residents think that high...

Aug 20, 2014, 13:00 ET

Re-routing: Northwest drivers think navigating is less distracting than talking, texting

Whether you're directionally challenged or a navigational pro, the latest poll from PEMCO Insurance reveals that most Northwest drivers find a GPS...

Jul 23, 2014, 12:51 ET

PEMCO turns to community members to inspire newest "Northwest Profiles"

 PEMCO Insurance, the company behind the "We're A Lot Like You. A Little Different." ad campaign, is out this week with its newest Northwest...

Jul 15, 2014, 12:23 ET

Northwesterners prefer running, hiking over cycling, but only if it's sunny

Northwest locals know that summer officially arrives July 5, following an often overcast Fourth of July, but weather rarely keeps us from enjoying...

Jun 27, 2014, 12:23 ET

Twinsies! PEMCO Insurance welcomes second recognition from J.D. Power for ranking highest in customer satisfaction

PEMCO Insurance has done it again. The Northwest's largest local insurer has received the highest ranking for customer satisfaction from J.D. Power...

Jun 19, 2014, 13:10 ET

Heads up - distracted pedestrians may spell danger for drivers

We've all seen distracted drivers on the road, but the latest poll from PEMCO Insurance sheds light on another dangerous distraction –...

May 13, 2014, 14:15 ET

Many Eastern Washington residents fear that weekenders aren't ready for wildfire

 In time for wildfire season, new research from PEMCO Insurance shows that many long-time, year-round residents in Eastern Washington...