News: Commercial Auto

AI and IoT in Commercial Insurance: An Interview with Sy Foguel

October 27, 2019

By David Schapiro Sy Foguel, CEO and President of Berkshire Hathaway GUARD Insurance Companies discusses AI and IoT in Commercial Insurance with David Schapiro, co-founder of Planck – a provider of AI based data analytics for commercial insurance. Interviewer’s note: I have known Sy for many years, but this was the first time we exclusively discussed his thoughts on cutting edge […]

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Berkshire Hathaway GUARD Takes on Distracted Driving in Commercial Fleets

July 23, 2019

The number of auto accidents is increasing, according to National Highway Traffic Safety Administration data. Carriers are looking for ways to mitigate risk, and many are turning to technologies to help their insureds better manage their fleet and offering capabilities to improve driver safety.

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Berkshire Hathaway GUARD Now Offering Commercial Automobile Coverage in DE, KY, and DC

July 1, 2019

Berkshire Hathaway GUARD Insurance Companies recently added a Commercial Automobile product in Delaware, Kentucky, and the District of Columbia. The company’s policy is designed for local and intermediate travel exposures up to a 200-mile radius. GUARD’s Assistant Vice President of Marketing Elizabeth Hartman says, “Not only is this a well-structured product for our policyholders, but we make it easy for our agents to submit business with GUARD’s proprietary E-Z Rate tool available through our online Agency Service Center. Submissions are quick and easy with efficiencies such as VIN import and embedded VIN decoding.”

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