10 Quick Tips to Lower Your Trucking Insurance Premium

  Here are 10 Quick Tips to Lower Your Trucking Insurance Premium:   1.  Credit is King The better your credit, the more options you have.  Insurance algorithms indicate that people with better credit are generally more responsible and “less risky”...

The Best Load Board for Cargo Vans, Sprinters, Straight Trucks…and Newbies

Finding the Best Load Board for Cargo Vans, Sprinters and Straight Trucks has always been a daily question from newbies we insure. Once an Independent Contractor is ESTABLISHED,  a case can be made for ALL the recognizable load boards. But for someone brand NEW into...

RoadCheck DOT Blitz is Here

The Commercial Vehicle Safety Alliance’s (CVSA) annual “Roadcheck” campaign will take place May 17 – 19, 2022. This event is also commonly called “DOT Blitz”. What is Roadcheck? Over a 72-hour period, commercial motor vehicle inspectors in jurisdictions throughout...

What is Progressive Smart Haul?

A recent Overdrive article on truck insurance has generated a number of questions including "What is Progressive Smart Haul?"  Here's what you need to know: Smart Haul is a program that allows Small Motor Carriers and Owner Operators the opportunity to save between 5%...

2022 Truck Insurance Trends

Well, safe to say the past couple of years have been strange, so what's in store for Owner Operators and Truck Insurance in 2022? Last Mile Delivery No surprise here, Last Mile Delivery exploded during Covid and continues to grow.  In 2020, the LMD industry was valued...

Owner Ops – Why Your Truck May Be Under Insured in 2022

Savvy Owner Operators know that after an accident, the insurance company will look at the vehicle's Stated Amount and Actual Cash Value (ACV) and pay whichever IS LESS.  You, the Owner Op, chose the Stated Amount at the start of your Commercial Auto policy.  If your...

How to LOWER your Commercial Truck Insurance Video | 9 Key Tips

How to LOWER your Commercial Truck Insurance Video.  Trucker Turtle shares 9 KEY TIPS Underwriters use |CIS Easy Truck Insurance Tips|

Understand NonTrucking Liability Video

Understand NonTrucking Liability Video.  Trucker Turtle helps Owner Ops Understand their NTL Insurance |CIS Easy Truck Insurance Tips|

Understand Commercial Truck Liability Video

Understand Commercial Truck Liability Video quickly explains the basics Owner Ops need to know |CIS Easy Truck Insurance Tips|

About Us – Commercial Insurance Solutions

CIS is a family owned Truck Insurance Agency dedicated to 'the little guy' since 2002. We insure small Motor Carriers from Last Mile to Long Haul ...in Whatever You Drive. New Start Up or established D.O.T...We make your Truck Insurance EASY! 'Leased-On'...