The Safest Cars of 2017

| Auto insurance, Auto Safety, Insurance Claims, Insurance education.

Every year the IIHS (Insurance Institute for Highway Safety) picks the safest vehicles on the road. For 2017, a total of 82 cars made the list with 38 earning top honors as “safety pick+”.  But, just what criteria does the IIHS evaluate when picking the the safest cars of 2017? The IIHS is a non-profit organization,… Read more »

Why you need uninsured motorist coverage

| Auto insurance, Auto Safety.

We understand that personal auto insurance can be expensive. Because of the cost, consumers are often tempted to strip out important coverage without fully understanding the consequences. A good example of that is uninsured motorist coverage, which pays for bodily injury in the event you are hit by a driver with no insurance, or inadequate… Read more »

Can I be sued for more than my auto insurance liability limit?

| Auto insurance, Auto Safety.

Can I be sued for more than my auto insurance liability limit? This is a question we hear occasionally and the short answer is a resounding yes. We recently had a customer call our office to lower her auto insurance liability limits to the basic state minimum. Her reasoning was that she could not be… Read more »

Property Damage Only Auto Accidents

| Auto insurance, Auto Safety, Uncategorized.

The Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department has recently changed the way it handle property damage only auto accidents.   Effective immediately, a traffic officer will not be dispatched to investigate a non-injury accident.  What does this mean for residents of Las Vegas?   It is now your responsibility to exchange insurance and identification information with the other… Read more »