Tag Archives: auto

Video: Business Auto Insurance

Your vehicles drive your business, and Society has the safety tools to keep them going no matter the obstacle. Whether your fleet is for retail delivery, local service, repair or something else, we customize your business auto coverage around how your operation runs for a smooth ride.

Plus, Society’s auto extension endorsement provides several enhanced coverage protections. (more…)

Checking Motor Vehicle Records (MVR) on Delivery Employees

What is an MVR, what is it used for, and who should be checked? A motor vehicle record (MVR) is a historical driving record that can be used to determine business risk associated with current and potential drivers. MVRs may include: (more…)

Aftermath of an Auto Accident: Repair vs. Total Loss

Have you ever been faced with the question of whether your vehicle will be repairable after an auto accident? Understanding how this process works, both from the consumer side as well as the insurance carrier’s side will help you resolve the situation, hopefully creating less stress for you in the process.

In the immediate aftermath of an auto accident, what are the necessary steps to get you back on the road? The first step is obvious. Report the accident to your insurance carrier. After the initial fact-gathering stage is complete, your insurance company will usually send a company adjuster (appraiser) or an independent adjuster out to inspect the vehicle. Depending on the severity of the damage, you may be asked to simply submit an estimate or two for the necessary vehicle repairs.  (more…)

Drive Down Auto Repair Shop Injuries by Fixing These Risks

Even off the road, cars can be dangerous. And no one knows that better than the auto repair workers who operate on them.

Car repair involves large parts, awkward angles and cramped spaces. Combine that with a work environment featuring hazardous chemicals, heavy lifting and flammable materials, and you have a uniquely hazardous industry.

To fix these potential problems, you need the right set of tools. Follow our detailed instructions below and you’ll stop these serious issues from impacting your mechanics’ health. (more…)