Burning Rubber

Spencer, Scott
August 2011
Best's Review;Aug2011, Vol. 112 Issue 4, p82
Trade Publication
The article presents the author's view on the loss/risk management in relation to automobile claims in the U.S. He notes that most of automobile claims are collisions account and the most common is fire losses. He mentions that automobiles are very risked in fire because they are powered by combustion engines and fueled by flammable gasoline.


Related Articles

  • Car-Buying Job Insurance for Everybody? Diem, William // Ward's Dealer Business;Nov2010, Vol. 44 Issue 11, p25 

    The article reports on the proposal by Itay Michaeli, vice president of Citi Investment Research, to the U.S.-based automobile industry to provide a form of job insurance to car buyers.

  • A guide to successful auto and home sales. Riggs, Marli D. // Ebn.benefitsnews.com;6/1/2012, p1 

    The article focuses on selling automobile and home insurance in the U.S.

  • collision course.  // Automotive Body Repair News;Aug2009, Vol. 48 Issue 8, p82 

    The article presents a satirical cartoon related to the association between collision repair shops and automobile insurers in the U.S.

  • 'FAST' IS ONLY A DREAM. Brownlee, Ken // Claims;May2012, Vol. 60 Issue 5, p38 

    The article offers information on the state of transportation and auto insurance in the U.S.

  • Commercial Auto Suffers First Underwriting Loss in 8 Years. Gusman, Phil // National Underwriter / P&C;10/15/2012, Vol. 116 Issue 32, p8 

    The article reports on the condition of the commercial automobile insurance industry in the U.S. which has posted its first underwriting loss in eight years in 2011 due to the combined declining premiums, reduction in favorable prior-year reserve releases and increasing claims severity.

  • Media Advisory: The I.I.I. Answers the Question: Is Damage Caused by Potholes Covered by Auto Insurance?  // Insurance Broadcasting;2/26/2014, p1 

    The article provides an answer to a question on whether automobile insurance covers damages caused to vehicles due to potholes in the U.S.

  • Extended Coverage. Moses, Milton // Chicago Citizen;9/8/2010, Vol. 45 Issue 24, p6 

    The article announces that the automobile liability insurance can be extended to include carpooling accidents in the U.S.

  • PURE Opinion: An Insurer Argues Wealthy Collectors Should Combine Regular, Classic Cars on One Policy. Hartley, Martin // National Underwriter / P&C;2/27/2012, Vol. 116 Issue 7, p23 

    The article discusses the advantages of combining classic cars and regular-use vehicles into one insurance policy in the U.S.

  • Toyota owners concerned about insurance.  // Bluegrass Automotive Report;Mar2010, Vol. 15 Issue 12, p14 

    The article focuses on the concerns of drivers of recalled Toyota vehicles about automobile insurance in the U.S.


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics