FCIC expands public transportation coverage into new state

FCIC expands public transportation coverage into new state | Insurance Business America

FCIC expands public transportation coverage into new state

First Chicago Insurance Company (FCIC) has announced the expansion of its Public and Specialty Transportation commercial auto insurance program into New Jersey. The program is also available in Illinois, Indiana, Louisiana (limo only), Ohio, Pennsylvania and Wisconsin.

“After thorough market analysis, FCIC’s Public and Specialty Transportation commercial automobile insurance program was expanded to meet the commercial auto needs of this niche market,” said Mark Bissonette, FCIC vice president of commercial lines underwriting. “FCIC offers customized packages for a variety of classes in the public transportation segment, from large fleet operations to individual owner-operators. Our extensive experience in public transportation insurance, combined with our ability to create innovative solutions, help us meet the needs of our insureds.”

The program’s classification portfolio includes:

  • Taxi
  • Limousine
  • Stretch limousine
  • Car service
  • Paratransit/non-emergency medical transportation
  • Charter bus/limo bus
  • Van pool
  • Jitney
  • Airport bus/airport limo
  • Social service agency auto

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In New Jersey, the program limits offerings to vehicles seating 13 passengers or fewer. The program offers a variety of discounts, billing plans, coverages and other features.

“The public and specialty transportation sector plays a vital role in today’s business landscape,” Bissonette said. “Business owners choose FCIC because of our full range of commercial vehicle insurance products, great rates, and first-class service. FCIC’s team of dedicated insurance professionals can help you find the commercial auto insurance you’re looking for.”