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Last year, five states greenlit laws that let drivers use documents displayed on electronic devices to prove they have the proper auto coverage required to be on the road. And it’s still full-speed ahead...Read More »
Thousands of consumers visiting auto insurance websites say those sites are better with servicing their policies than meeting their shopping needs, according to a recent study from J.D. Power and Associates. The...Read More »
Only two of 13 small, new-model SUVs tested in a new frontal crash test got top ratings from the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS). The IIHS’s Vehicle Research Center in Virginia. (Photo...Read More »
A new report released last week shows that the volume of auto insurance claims referred to the National Insurance Crime Bureau (NICB) last year for having one or more characteristics of fraud was up about...Read More »
An early estimate of motor vehicle traffic deaths in 2012 showing a 5.3 percent increase from the year before. It is the first annual jump in traffic fatalities since 2005. According to recent...Read More »
The rate that consumers are shopping around for coverage hit a record low as the rate at which those who did shop ended up switching carriers hit a record high, according to an annual J.D. Power...Read More »
Another study from the Highway Loss Data Institute (HLDI) of an in-car technology that helps prevent crashes shows that it can lead to significant drop in the number of insurance claims filed...Read More »
Insurance trade groups are cheering the introduction of a congressional bill that would weaken automakers’ patent protection over collision repair parts, saying a shorter period during which...Read More »
While consumers would rather shop for insurance and obtain quotes through digital sources, they choose actual agents over electronic channels when they buy coverage, according to a new survey. The...Read More »