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Exclusive Program

Our exclusively designed property and casualty insurance products were developed with over 55 years of combined experience insuring automotive industry businesses like yours. We designed these insurance products with knowledge, experience and specialization to fit the insurance needs of your operation. Our program policies are underwritten through the Chubb Group of Insurance Companies.



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Victor O. Schinnerer & Company to Acquire SeaFire Insurance Services

Chevy Chase, Maryland, December 1, 2014 — Victor O. Schinnerer & Company, one of largest managing general underwriters in the US, today announced it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire SeaFire Insurance Services LLC, an Overland Park, Kansas-based managing general underwriter, from Preferred Concepts Holdings LLC. The transaction is expected to close by year end subject to customary closing conditions. Terms were not disclosed.

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New Up To Speed article: Are You Covered for Pollution?

July 24, 2014 — Your service manager calls you and explains there has been a pollution incident with your waste oil. Do you have insurance coverage?

If you live in the United States, be afraid, because anyone with your EPA generator number who has picked up pollutants from your dealership has created a liability for you.…

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Should I Opt In or Out of the Inventory Insurance Programs with the Wholesale Floor Planner?

February 20, 2014 — Whether to opt in or out of wholesale finance floor-plan insurance programs is a tricky decision for car dealers. From my experience, the average dealer spends more than 40% of their total property and liability insurance costs insuring the auto inventory held for sale. In some states, the auto inventory insurance can be more than the entire package premium. There are significant variances in auto inventory insurance rates and terms depending on the carrier, program and dealership.

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Pedestrian Down!

December 3, 2013 — Imagine your next phone call is one of your employees explaining that a pedestrian has been struck by a company vehicle. Do you know what to do? Do your employees? These calls are happening more frequently at dealerships than ever before.

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Dealer Beware: Pitfalls of Selecting the Wrong Contractor or Subcontractor

I have seen a significant number of high value claims as a result of contractors or subcontractors not carrying insurance or inadequate limits of insurance.

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