KNIGHTDALE, N.C. (WNCN) – An improved rating for the town’s fire department could save business owners in Knightdale money.
State Commissioner of Insurance Mike Causey announced Tuesday that, after a three-month review, the Knightdale Fire Department had its Insurance Services Office fire rating advanced from a 3 to a 2, a news release said.
Insurance companies use the ratings to decide how much they’ll charge businesses for insurance. Improving the rating could mean significant savings for commercial structures, according to a Wake County news release.
“Achieving a Class 2 ISO rating is a validation of the hard work of all those involved in the rating system,” said Knightdale Fire Chief Loren Cone. “I appreciate our partners at Raleigh-Wake Emergency Communications and the City of Raleigh Public Utilities Department who were instrumental in helping us secure the rating. Most importantly, I am truly…