Essential Guide: Verifying Motor Carrier Insurance for Freight Brokers

🚚 Welcome to Freight 360, your go-to source for everything in the freight brokerage world! In today’s informative video, we’re diving deep into the critical task of verifying a motor carrier’s Certificate of Insurance (COI), with a special focus on Auto Liability Insurance.

📜 Why is this important? As a freight broker, ensuring that your carriers have the right insurance coverage is not just a best practice—it’s a vital part of your business. This video guides you through the nuances of different types of auto liability coverage, such as ‘Any Auto’, ‘Owned Autos Only’, ‘Hired Autos Only’, ‘Scheduled Autos’, and ‘Non-Owned Autos’.

🔍 We’ll break down the ACORD 25 form and its significance in the freight industry, emphasizing the importance of the Auto Liability section. This knowledge is essential to protect your business interests, comply with regulations, and build trust with your shippers.

💡 Learn the risks associated with failing to verify a COI, understand the implications of ‘Scheduled Autos’ coverage, and discover how to mitigate potential liabilities. Our expert insights will help you navigate the complexities of motor carrier insurance and ensure that you’re working with adequately covered carriers.

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