Central Insurance Companies

Category: Accident


May We Have Your Attention Please?

When driving home from work this week, I came face to face with a distracted driver.  The driver was looking down, eyes off the road, texting!

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Two Important Tips for Handling a Total Loss Vehicle Claim

“Your vehicle is a total loss.” These are words you probably never want to hear from your insurance company. But what does “total loss” really mean?

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What You Need to Know About Your Auto Liability Insurance

If you drive a car, you likely have auto insurance. Your insurance policy provides coverage against the many exposures of owning a vehicle. One of the most important perils it covers is your liability associated with operating a vehicle. If…

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Driving Under the Influence – Things you need to know

I am a reserve officer for a local police department and work primarily in its Traffic Division. Working in this capacity, I have seen some bad accidents and, unfortunately, most of the time it involves the misuse of alcohol or…

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Auto Insurance: Beyond the Basics

Auto insurance and the value of your car is always a hot topic. It seems every TV, billboard, and radio ad has promised to solve your auto insurance needs. One ad says that you won’t be driving around in three quarters…

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Understanding Rental Car Coverage

It’s my experience that one of the most frequently asked questions policyholders have after being involved in an automobile accident is this one: “Does my insurance policy cover the cost for me to obtain a rental car while my car…

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Why Is My Auto Damage Estimate Not What I Anticipated?

Have you ever wondered what the body shop technician is looking at when they are writing up an estimate for damages to your vehicle? You may expect the estimate to come back at “this number” but are shocked to see…

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