Singer, Songwriter, and Guitarist Austin Sweeney Delivers the Goods Through Commercial Trucking

Red Table Beets The load was red table beets totaling the max 80,000 pounds including the Freightliner tractor-trailer. It originated from Dayton, Oregon, which is farming country. Berries, hazelnuts, wheat, dairy, nursery plants, and vegetables – red table beets, included. While transporting the red beet load, commercial truck driver Austin Sweeney experienced instinct kicking in

FLEET INSURANCE 101: How Can Fleet Insurers Make Policies Better With Risk Mitigation?

How Can Fleet Insurers Make Policies Better With Risk Mitigation? A common misconception across fleet insurance is that once a policy is bound and signed, the work is done. However, this is actually when the real work begins! In this post, we’ll explore how implementing risk mitigation strategies is vital to ensuring safe drivers, managing

FLEET INSURANCE 101: How Does the Commercial Transportation Insurance Process Work?

How Does the Commercial Transportation Insurance Process Work? Whether you’re an insurer, trucking company or underwriter, you most likely deal with at least one part of the commercial transportation insurance process. But what does the whole process actually look like, and what happens at each step? Today, we’ll walk through a typical process for requesting

FLEET INSURANCE 101: Who Are The Key Players In Commercial Transportation Insurance, And What Are Their Primary Roles And Responsibilities?

Insured,TPA, Underwriter – these are just a few of the primary titles in the fleet insurance industry. But what do they mean? There are four key players who have various roles and responsibilities in commercial fleet insurance, but…it’s not as simple as it sounds. So today, we’re defining each role, and how they work together

Product Specialist Nick Rice on Bringing Safety, Risk Mitigation, and Compliance to Commercial Transportation Insurance

Nick Rice, Product Specialist at ClearConnect Solutions, is one of the world’s better helpers. “When I’m gone one day I hope to have left the world a better place,” Nick remarks.. “Whether it’s briefly holding eye contact or a quick acknowledgement to a passerby; or pushing a grocery cart in the parking lot back to

Motor Vehicle Record (MVR) Screening and the Benefits of Auto-Adjudication

MVR Screening – How Is It Used in Fleet Insurance and Underwriting? MVR screening refers to the process of reviewing an individual’s driving history as recorded by the state’s Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV) or equivalent agency. Insurance companies often use MVR screenings to assess driver risk. The MVR report typically includes information about accidents,

Driver Compliance is All in the Details: A Feature with Compliance Coordinator, Ben Estevez

The devil is in the details. The saying rings especially true for ClearConnect Solutions’ Ben Estevez. Ben’s role in handling compliance for vendors and carriers – and the critical need for accuracy in supporting new bindings and renewals – suits him wholeheartedly. “Attention to detail absolutely activates a part of my brain,” said Ben. “The

Safety As A Service And ClearConnect Solutions – Driver Safety Training And Risk Prevention

Helping drivers be better drivers. Drivers benefit from continuous reminders on safe driving practices, not to mention there are FMCSA requirements for commercial drivers – defensive driving, hours of service, hazardous materials handling and cargo securement. Additionally, drivers must have training for vehicle inspection, maintenance, orientation (for new drivers), accident remediation and recurring safety training.

Business Intelligence Analyst Camille Arts-Lawrence “Paints the Picture”

Making Data Understandable and Actionable Through what means does a self-described introvert find herself playing a significant role in ClearConnect Solutions’ foundational mission – providing end-to-end risk mitigation and regulatory compliance solutions for companies across the transportation industry; and providing insurance underwriters with a more complete picture of their insureds? The answer is the love

CRITIQUE Fleet Data – How Do You Actually Use Telematics Data as Part of Your Business Strategy?

The Three C’s of Telematics Data: CAPTURE, CRUNCH and CRITIQUE! In our series, The Three C’s of Telematics, we’ve already covered two of the three key benefits of a complete telematics system: CAPTURE and CRUNCH the data, and today, we’re finishing it off with the last piece: CRITIQUE the data. Now you might wonder, what