RoadCheck DOT Blitz is Here

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?

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...
2022 Truck Insurance Trends

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

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...
CIS/Progressive support for Truckers affected by Coronavirus

CIS/Progressive support for Truckers affected by Coronavirus

This just in from Progressive… We’re ready to help “We understand that a number of our shared customers will be affected by the spread of the Coronavirus and we’re prepared to help address unanticipated financial hardship they may be facing as a result. If...