What is Inland Marine Insurance?
Perhaps one of the most confusing business insurance policies is inland marine insurance. It is also sometimes referred to as a floater policy. Most people define “marine” as having to do with water. In fact, the very definition of the word is “of or relating to the sea,” according to dictionary.com. So, what is inland […]
What Do You Need When You Start a Trucking Company?
There are plenty of things you need when you start a trucking company. You need trucks, drivers, loading equipment — and customers who want you to move their goods from one location to the next. You also need an appropriate amount of insurance protection and various coverage types to protect your business, your drivers (and […]
10 Winter Driving Tips for Commercial Truck Drivers
When winter arrives, commercial truck driving in the snow can become a challenge. Twenty-one percent of vehicle accidents are due to bad weather, according to the Department of Transportation. To help, below are 10 winter driving tips for truck drivers. 1. Mind Your Speed When driving a tractor trailer in snow, you might face certain weather […]
What Type of Insurance Do You Need As a Commercial Trucking Company?
Commercial trucking insurance is important coverage for an owner-operator or small business providing trucking services. Your insurance options will differ depending on the type of truck your drivers’ are driving, the goods they’re carrying, their number of years’ experience and the risks incurred. The trucking insurance package you decide on for your company will likely […]