Physical Damage Insurance

Protect Your Investment With Physical Damage Insurance in Florida

Buying a truck or leasing a truck is a major investment. For trucking companies and truck drivers, commercial trucks are their foundation or driving force. The loss of a commercial truck could mean job loss and substantial income loss. While larger companies may not view losing one truck as something significant or major, it can have a negative impact on the current state of the […]

What Does Physical Damage Insurance Cover?

Trucking is expensive. Whether leased or purchased, trucks are major investment that needs to be protected. Because of this, insurance is essential. There are many forms of insurance that exist in the trucking world, but one of the most valuable and wide-sweeping is physical damage insurance. If you have financed your equipment, purchasing it is essential. Physical damage insurance is an umbrella term within the […]

Commercial Truck Insurance in Florida: Three Tips for Avoiding Freight Damage

Customers expect you to deliver their freight in good time and without damages. However, a lot can happen while on the road, leading to the damage of your freight. Sure, having commercial truck insurance in Florida can always help to cover these damage costs. Sadly, the more claims you file, the higher your insurance premiums rise as insurance companies will see you as a high-risk […]

Commercial or Owner Operator Truck Insurance Coverage In Iowa

If you make the decision to lease onto a motor carrier in Iowa, you will find that all of your trucking insurance needs will be determined by the terms of your lease. Most times, you will be provided with primary liability insurance. What does primary liability insurance cover? This insurance will cover any injuries that someone else may have incurred or any damages that occurred […]

Types of Insurance Commercial Drivers Need to Think About

Truck Liability Insurance Whether you are an owner operator or you own a fleet of trucks, you are going to need to have insurance. However, there are so many types of insurance, as well as different prices, it can be hard to figure out exactly what you need. Here are some types of insurance that you need to think about. Primary liability. Primary liability is […]

Rig Insurance Companies Give Tips for Avoiding Cold and Flu Season

Traveling can expose you to many viruses for which you may or may not have immunity. While on the road, poor eating habits and sleep hygiene can leave you susceptible to multiple illnesses. That doesn’t mean you must succumb to flu season, so long as you follow these tips to stay healthy. Practice Good Health Habits Your ability to ward off colds will largely depend on […]

What Is Physical Damage Insurance And Why Is It Necessary?

Physical damage insurance is one of the more crucial aspects of rig insurance. Commercial truck drivers will need to make sure that they are fully covered. This is the best way to make sure that an investment remains protected at all times. This insurance is required for any driver who has decided to finance their own equipment. Even the most experienced truckers know that they […]

Operation Safe Driver Week Is Just Around the Corner: July 15-21, 2018

Dangerous driving is the root cause for most of the dangers out on the roads. Even with poor visibility, aging infrastructure, and unclear GPS routes, the number one cause of vehicle crashes is driver behavior. According to the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration’s “Large Truck Crash Causation Study,” the FMCSA found that 88% of truck crashes and 93% of passenger car crashes are due to […]

How Altitude Can Impact Your Insurance

Safe driving is mandatory for low premiums. Every insurance company takes into consideration the various risks associated with insuring you and your drivers against both physical damage and liability claims. But safe driving isn’t just about maintaining situational awareness, knowing trucking regulations, and fighting off driving fatigue. It’s also about keeping your truck’s conditions consistent to ensure good drivability. What does altitude have to do […]

How the ELD Mandate Might Impact Your Insurance

ELDs and their associated legislation were designed to make truckers and general drivers safer. But that might not be the case for the first few months of adjustment. Here are two areas of coverage you should consider adding or adding to on your insurance policy. What coverage should you consider increasing during the first few months of ELDs? Make sure your cargo coverage is up-to-date […]

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