Clarke & Sampson Blog

Uninsured Motorist & Underinsured Motorist Coverage

Posted by Matt Stephens

Apr 14, 2016 11:57:45 AM

As if learning that an employee was involved in an accident on company time isn’t alarming enough, what happens when you find out the at-fault driver doesn’t have coverage or is underinsured? While most states require drivers to maintain auto insurance, according to recent study by the Insurance Research Council (IRC), one in eight motorists remain uninsured.




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Topics: Alexandria VA, Auto Insurance, Uninsured Motorist Coverage

Thinking about earning some extra cash as an Uber driver?

Posted by Bill Howard

Jul 7, 2014 2:25:50 PM

Taxi-like ride sharing is an emerging trend lead by operations such as Lyft, Sidecar and Uber. It is important to note that ride sharing is different than carpooling. Carpooling, a covered exposure, is understood as two or more persons sharing a ride to and from work on a regular basis. These carpools are pre-arranged and repetitive, following a work schedule, and are not for a fee (other than possibly contributing to gas expenses).

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Topics: Personal Insurance, Personal Liability, Liability Insurance, Auto Insurance