V3 Insurance Partners LLC has launched Rental Vantage, a multi-line insurance program aimed at franchise and independent rental car operators. This insurance program will be available in all states except Hawaii and Massachusetts, according to the company.
Don Barrand, V3’s senior vice president and transportation national practice leader, will be managing this new insurance program, along with Brad Stubbendieck, V3’s vice president.
Barrand has been involved in the auto rental insurance industry since the 1980s. He was involved in developing the Association of Car and Truck Independents and Franchises (ACTIF), according to the company.
“The V3 Rental Vantage program brings together a veteran team with deep auto rental experience and expertise,” said Barrand. “We’re pleased to bring a quality program to the market, along with specialized industry expertise in claims administration.”
Rental Vantage coverage includes auto liability, uninsured/underinsured motorist, personal injury protection (PIP), auto physical damage and general liability.