Category: Insurance News

Recent Survey Says Drivers Have Bad Habits

In a recent poll by a leading insurance company, American drivers admit to some very bad habits behind the wheel, all while rating themselves as very good or excellent drivers. Their overconfidence in their driving abilities no doubt lends to their feeling they can engage in unsafe practices. The survey reveals the following: • 89 percent admit to driving faster than the posted speed limit,... Read Article

Study: Across Country, 1 in 7 Drivers Are Uninsured

Even though most states require drivers to purchase auto insurance, a new study reveals that a large percentage of the population doesn’t oblige. The Insurance Research Council (IRC) estimates that 1 in 7 U.S. drivers are uninsured. “This forces responsible drivers who carry insurance to bear the burden of paying for injuries caused by drivers who carry no insurance at all,” said Elizabeth A. Sprinkel,... Read Article

Renting A Car

When you rent a car, you are liable for injuries, property damage you cause to others, and damage to the rental car regardless of fault. With some restrictions, your auto insurance policy will cover you in your policy territory (United States, its possessions and territories, and Canada) if you injure someone or their property. In most cases, your auto policy will also cover damage to... Read Article