2022 Commercial Auto Insurance

2022 Commercial Auto Insurance Market Outlook

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2022 Commercial Auto Insurance Market Outlook   Click HERE to Download   As always, you can count on the commercial truck insurance professionals at The Daniel & Henry Company to assist you through challenging claims and all of our insurance, risk management, and safety issues. Contact us today to discuss solutions for your transportation risk management program.

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How to Get Commercial Trucking Insurance for a New Trucking Company

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New Trucking Company Commercial Insurance When you’re starting a new trucking business, you’ll first need to log onto FMCSA and apply for your DOT authority. There is a 21 day vetting process and you’re authority will not be granted without public liability insurance federal filings and your BOC-3 forms. I’ll help you gather insurance quotes for your business, when you…

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7 Traits of a Professional and How They Improve the Workplace

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7 TRAITS OF A PROFESSIONAL AND HOW THEY IMPROVE THE WORKPLACE Managing the space around the truck is challenging. From driving in congested traffic to navigating a crowded parking lot, truck drivers must constantly track the hazards around them to help prevent a collision. Read the information below and ask yourself how you can improve your driving style in any…

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How to Start a Hot Shot Trucking Business

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Starting a Hot Shot Trucking Business: Explained Today’s video discusses those of you considering starting a hot shot trucking business. I walk you through the legal steps and what is required to receive your authority. There is a 21 day vetting process and your authority will not be granted without public liability insurance federal filings and your BOC-3 forms. I’ll…

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Lessons Learned from Road Team Captain

VIDEO: Lessons Learned from a Road Team Captain

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VIDEO: LESSONS LEARNED FROM A ROAD TEAM CAPTAIN Great West recently had the privilege of hosting two drivers from the American Trucking Associations’ America’s Road Team. The drivers got a chance to show off their custom tractor-trailer and talk about the importance of professional truck drivers. We spoke with longtime driver James Ellis, who drives for Grammer Logistics in North Carolina. James has…

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What is Progressive’s Smart Haul Discount?

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Progressive’s Smart Haul Discount Explained   Here is a short video explaining how you can leverage your ELD data with a discount with Progressive insurance “smart haul” program! Smart Haul® gives eligible for-hire truckers using an electronic logging device (ELD) the opportunity to save on their Progressive commercial truck policy in exchange for permission to access their driving data. According…

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Tips for Truckers to Monitor Road Hazards While You Drive

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MONITORING ROAD HAZARDS AS YOU DRIVE Managing the space around the truck is challenging. From driving in congested traffic to navigating a crowded parking lot, truck drivers must constantly track the hazards around them to help prevent a collision. Read the information below and ask yourself how you can improve your driving style in any of the hazard categories. RECOGNIZE…

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Trucking Safety Meeting

4 Tips to Make Your Trucking Safety Meeting More Effective

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HOW CAN I MAKE MY SAFETY MEETINGS MORE EFFECTIVE? Gathering drivers, dispatchers, and other members of the operations team together for a safety meeting is an opportunity that cannot be squandered. The cost and logistics of getting everyone together is formidable, so using this time wisely is essential. Below are four key points to make your safety meetings more effective…

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