Register free!
Search
 
     

The Green Industry's Resource Center


Click for Weather
Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
  #1  
Old 03-26-2013, 05:55 PM
magicmike's Avatar
magicmike magicmike is offline
LawnSite Senior Member
 
Join Date: Oct 2011
Location: New York
Posts: 261
commercial vehicle insurance

I am wondering what are your coverage limits on your commercial trucks, and how much do you pay?
Reply With Quote
  #2  
Old 03-26-2013, 06:10 PM
grandview (2006)'s Avatar
grandview (2006) grandview (2006) is offline
LawnSite Gold Member
 
Join Date: Jan 2006
Location: Lancaster N.Y.
Posts: 3,444
You could mim,300k or bump it up. A lot depends on when you live ,driving records ,collision,credit report,
__________________
www.grandviewlandscaping.com
Reply With Quote
  #3  
Old 03-27-2013, 11:29 AM
TMlawncare TMlawncare is offline
LawnSite Bronze Member
 
Join Date: Feb 2002
Location: nw missouri
Posts: 1,169
We had 300k on each truck but recently had to bump each one to 1million doller coverage. A year ago we got dot#s and you are required to carry 1 million coverage or more on each truck regardless of state. Premiums just keep going up even with a clean record.
__________________
TMlawncare
Reply With Quote
  #4  
Old 03-27-2013, 07:27 PM
Kelly's Landscaping's Avatar
Kelly's Landscaping Kelly's Landscaping is offline
LawnSite Gold Member
 
Join Date: Dec 2003
Location: Milford CT
Posts: 3,709
Our registration renewals came with a nasty little check list. And any truck over 10001 with commercial insurance here now has a minimum liability coverage of 750k. We had 500k so we just upped ours to 1 mill this afternoon. I wanted to be in compliance before we sent out the checks to dmv for our new registrations.

Cost wasn't so bad the increase for us is around 250-300 a year and we have a fleet of 4 trucks so divide that by 4 and you see the cost per truck wasn't so bad to double the insurance.
__________________
http://kellyslandscaping.org/
Reply With Quote
Reply

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump




Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.6
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Copyright ©1998 - 2012, LawnSite.comô - Moose River Media
All times are GMT -4. The time now is 01:54 PM.

Page generated in 0.06589 seconds with 9 queries