RV rental insurance rises as people take social distancing vacations

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As flights, train rides and buses are out of the question for travel, recreational vehicles have become popular. As travel remains broadly restricted across the country and around much of the world, RV rental insurance has seen a sudden increase as Americans look to alternate ways to take their vacations. Renting recreational vehicles has always been popular, but this year is seeing an uptick due to regulations. Campers and recreational vehicles have typically appealed the most to one or two demographics, particularly the newly retired. However, this year it has…

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Scooter insurance may not be included in your home or auto policies

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Those enjoying one of these convenient electric devices may want to be aware of their coverage. Scooter insurance – or the lack thereof – is a rising concern now that these electric devices are increasing in popularity. Of course, it’s not necessarily their popularity that is leading to the concerns. Instead, it is the rise in traffic accidents, head injuries, and even fatalities associated with adding them to traffic. Many riders don’t realize that their electric mobility option may not be covered under their insurance. Electric scooters are taking off…

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Snowmobile theft rates are highest in Alaska, says National Insurance Crime Bureau

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A national crime statistic analysis showed three parts of the state experienced the most reports in the country. The National Insurance Crime Bureau conducted an analysis of snowmobile theft reports across the United States. What they determined was that three regions in Alaska saw more thefts of these machines than anywhere else in the country. There were 128 snowmobiles stolen in Alaska from 2015 through 2018; 8 percent of the U.S. total. Anchorage, Alaska saw the highest rate of snowmobile theft in the United States. Throughout the span of time…

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Top Snowmobile Season Preparedness Tips to Avoid Insurance Claims

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Riders are eager to get on their favorite winter recreational vehicles, but a bit of care is needed. Early snow this year has already made it possible for certain parts of the country to start thinking about snowmobile season. It won’t be long before snowmobilers hit the trails. To be ready as soon as it’s possible to head out, it’s a good idea to prepare in advance. Heading out for snowmobile season isn’t just a matter of getting the machines out of storage and hitting the trails. Certain preparations need…

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What do you need beyond RV insurance to start the season right?

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The warm weather is here and the hottest days are just around the corner, meaning the time is now to get ready! That time of year has come around, when you find yourself reviewing your RV insurance policy before you get the vehicle out of winter storage. As the school year comes to a close, families across the country are preparing to hit the road together so they can see the country from the ground up. After months of sitting unused, it’s very important to give your vehicle a proper…

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Allstate snowmobile insurance recommends safety first this winter

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The insurer has issued a list of recommendations for machine riders before they hit the trails. As the trails start to open in several northern states, Allstate snowmobile insurance has issued a number of recommendations. This advice has been made to snowmobile and ATV riders, alike. They have underscored the importance of safety when riding power sport vehicles in order to gain the best enjoyment out of this winter. Allstate is reminding parents that supervision is crucial to child safety when snowmobiles are involved. In many states, such as New…

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Motorcycle season lasts longer with warmer fall weather

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In many areas where rides would typically already be stored, riders are still out and enjoying them. The warmer fall weather this year has provided riders with a pleasant extension to the motorcycle season. At this time, many parts of the country would typically see motorcycles being readied for storage. However, in 2016 we’re still seeing riders heading down the roads. Riders have been delaying putting their motorcycles away, taking the chance for one more ride day-by-day. This mild trend has crossed over several states. There have been record high…

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