Whether a small company using an outside insurance company or a large self insured rental company, the fleet insurance channel provides the latest news and insight into Loss Damage Waivers (LDW), Supplemental Loss Insurance (SLI) and Collision Damage Waivers (CDW).
By Wesley D. Hurst, September 2012 in Insurance, Rental Operations
Whether it’s damage to your rental car from a fallen tree, vandalism or mice chewing wires, some damage responsibility can be passed to the consumer by contract — but know your state’s statutory limitations.
August 8, 2012 in Insurance
CardHub’s 2012 Credit Card Auto Rental Insurance Study compares car rental insurance coverage offered by Visa, Discover, MasterCard and American Express.
July 31, 2012 in Insurance
The companies in the top 50 are those that demonstrate the ability to thrive in a challenging economic environment by analyzing each insurance company’s staff levels, business practices and expenses for all areas of company operations.
July 23, 2012 in Insurance, Legislative
In a recent New Jersey appellate court decision, an intra-familial exclusion rule included in a car rental company’s supplemental liability policy was deemed void as it did not conform to the state’s automobile insurance laws.
July 10, 2012 in Insurance, Legislative
The law, which just became effective in June, is aimed at all goods and services.
July 9, 2012 in Insurance
In the survey, 14% of respondents said insurance rates are too expensive.
May 24, 2012 in Insurance, Legislative
Another similar bill would make an across-the-board increase to MFR requirements of up to 500% more than currently required for all motor vehicles registered in the state.
By Tariq Kamal, May 2012 in Insurance, Rental Operations
With the help of his general manager and lucrative partnerships with hotels, movie studios and body shops, Sam Zaman has built Black and White Car Rental into a luxury rentals landmark.
January 23, 2012 in Insurance, Safety
Fox Rent A Car was first reported to have refused a refund to a family whose rental car was bumped by another vehicle off the ferry boat. The company said it did not know at the time of the claim that the family was not at fault, according to the Orange County Register.
January 18, 2012 in Insurance, Legislative
Currently, Arizona is an outlier state that by statute makes car rental companies primary in all claims and prohibits recoveries through subrogation.
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