Why VOI? Did You Know #10
The judiciaryâ€™s trend is towards holding Truck Brokers liable for the acts of its carriers and drivers. Caveat Emptor to the Broker offering that loadâ€¦The protection offered Brokers through Contingent Liability and Contingent Cargo policies require â€œdue diligenceâ€ on the part of the Broker.
Beware of Motor Carriers that continue to believe that non-expedite insurance will cover them and/or their Owner Operators. If you have not properly vetted that Motor Carrier, do not expect your Contingent policies to step in as a remedy to lawsuit.