Driving for Dollars

Carr, Sean P.
August 2009
Best's Review;Aug2009, Vol. 110 Issue 4, p108
Trade Publication
The article discusses the support that the proposed pay-as-you-drive (PAYD) insurance regulation is getting in California. It mentions that the PAYD law would enable automobile insurers to sell coverage while companies will be able to create plans to sell policies. It relates that firms will be permitted to offer discounts to drivers who choose to purchase mileage-verification policies.


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