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Risky Business

  • An Interesting Claim to Share with You
    By Shelly Benisch, CIC with Commercial Insurance Solutions (CIS)
    Posted Apr 16th 2013 4:10AM
    We had a recent claim I wanted to share with you. One of our Expediters was driving along in his truck when sudden bad road conditions contributed to his rear-ending a passenger auto.
  • Multis - The Good, The Bad and the Uglies - Both Sides
    By Shelly Benisch, CIC with Commercial Insurance Solutions (CIS)
    Posted Mar 15th 2013 4:54AM
    Well, it appears I’ve touched on the elephant in the corner in my last 2 blogs this week.
  • Multis - The Good, The Bad and The Uglies - Owner Ops
    By Shelly Benisch, CIC with Commercial Insurance Solutions (CIS)
    Posted Mar 13th 2013 4:56AM
    The Good Owner Operator understands that the lease agreement they sign with a Motor Carrier is a contract.
  • Multis - The Good, The Bad and The Uglies - MCs
    By Shelly Benisch, CIC with Commercial Insurance Solutions (CIS)
    Posted Mar 11th 2013 8:33AM
    The Multi this is what many on the EO forum call it. We refer to it as the Non-Exclusive Contract relationship between a Motor Carrier and an Owner Operator.
  • Square Peg in a Round Hole
    By Shelly Benisch, CIC with Commercial Insurance Solutions (CIS)
    Posted Mar 8th 2013 4:41AM
    Insurance is trust in contract form. Why am I harping on this? Fraud, and its continued presence in our Expediting Community that is causing Claims Issues that are unnecessary.
  • Are you Extraordinarily Memorable
    By Shelly Benisch, CIC with Commercial Insurance Solutions (CIS)
    Posted Mar 5th 2013 4:36AM
    Michael Vickers expanded on how to distinguish oneself from the crowd... in any situation
  • Interesting Info at the Sylectus Conference
    By Shelly Benisch, CIC with Commercial Insurance Solutions (CIS)
    Posted Feb 11th 2013 6:16AM
    John and I just returned from Scottsdale for the weekend. We attend and support at least one Sylectus Conference each year.
  • How Insurance Fraud Affects All of Us
    By Shelly Benisch, CIC with Commercial Insurance Solutions (CIS)
    Posted Jan 14th 2013 6:28AM
    Following my blog last week on rising insurance rates I received a question about how Fraud affects premiums.
  • Insurance rate increases predicted for 2013
    By Shelly Benisch, CIC with Commercial Insurance Solutions (CIS)
    Posted Jan 4th 2013 5:13AM
    The last three years have not been good from a loss standpoint in the trucking insurance industry.
  • Christmas Message
    By Shelly Benisch, CIC with Commercial Insurance Solutions (CIS)
    Posted Dec 21st 2012 3:56AM
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    Hi Everyone,



    Wishing you, your family and friends a very Merry Christmas filled with joy and meaning.



    As the year ends,