clear

Subscribe

Tuesday, 24 May 2016
Ever Heard of Wathan Funeral Home?
Share
clear
I had never heard of Wathan Funeral Home until today!  But why would I have?  There are funeral homes around the world but this one has made headlines.  For their marketing strategy, they used this video/billboard to draw attention to their services.
 
 
They are getting their point across around the world with that video.  But here's the real truth:  Wathan Funeral Home doesn't exist.  This was all a planned marketing scheme in Ontario, Canada to change the increasing hazardous pattern of drivers to pay attention while driving on the road.  You can see their details of the promotion here: www.WathanFuneralHome.com.
 
This promotion hasn't been seen without controversy.  Many thought it was unfair to mislead that way.  Many thought it was extremely clever and appropriate to release!  How do you feel?
 
We're big proponents in putting your phone away when you drive and certainly don't text and drive!  If you need insurance, please let us know how we can help you at Benton White Insurance.  EMAIL us at info@BentonWhite.com or call us at 615.377.1212.  Any of our staff is ready to earn your insurance business!  
clear
Posted on 05/24/2016 2:13 PM by Benton White
Comments
No comments yet.

Benton's Blog

Hit-and-Run Deaths hit RECORD High!

WASHINGTON, D.C. - More than one hit-and-run crash occurs every minute on U.S. roads, according to new research from the AAA Foundation for Traffic Safety. These resulted in 2,049 deaths in 2016 – the highest number on record and a 60 percent increase since 2009. With the number of hit-and-run crashes on the rise, AAA is calling for drivers to be alert on the road in order to avoid a deadly crash and always remain on the scene if a crash occurs. AAA researchers examined common characteristics...

Why Does ANYONE Do This?

We have been candid and completely forthright with our thoughts about TEXTING and DRIVING or DISTRACTED DRIVING!  One action IS NOT worth the results of what can happen when you are behind a wheel of a car or riding with someone driving who gets distracted. AT&T has come forward with their “IT CAN WAIT!” campaign and it’s eye-opening to say the least.  I’ll say no more and let this following video speak for us and so many others in saying: “IS IT WORTH IT!?” .embed-container { position:...

Homeowners Insurance!  Do You Have Enough Coverage?

We have coverage discussions on two levels most often here in the insurance agency. From the customer: “I’m not sure I have enough coverage on my home or on my property.  How much is enough?” From the insurance company: “You just wrote a new home insurance policy for one of your insured’s and our walk-around inspection indicates the dwelling value amount is too low.” It’s been interesting determining dwelling values over the last couple of years simply because, as the video below will...