Trucking Insurance

Insurance for First Transit and Modivcare drivers

Whether you have a fleet or a single vehicle; been in business for years or starting a new venture, Urban has the experience to provide your Non-Emergency Medical Transportation business the insurance required by the State of Illinois. We will prepare certificates you need for the state, and carriers with whom you’re contracted. We write with companies the meet the "A Rated" Insurance requirements...
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Non-Emergency Medical Transportation Insurance

We have the Insurance you need for your Non Emergency Medical Transportation Company.We understand that transporting elderly and special needs clients is the core of your business, and a responsibly you takewith the upmost seriousness. Insurance carriers appreciate that, but also see the risk inherent in transporting patientsto their appointments- That risk is reflected in the rates they cha...
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Tow Truck Insurance

Looking for Tow Truck Insurance, Turn to Urban Insurance.Our expert staff has been a dependable source for Towing Insurance for over 60 years. We understand the requirements that the Secretary of State has placed on Flatbeds and Tow-Trucks prior to granting them the “TW” plates needed to operate a towing company. Whether your company specializes in towing, auto transport, salvage, or if you do w...
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5 Ways To Save Money On Tow Truck Insurance Costs

Tow truck insurance falls under the category of commercial insurance. Commercial insurance can be one of the largest single expenses for any tow truck company. The cost of Tow Truck Insurance  varies greatly. We often can find our customers rates that are less tan half of what they are currently paying. Following the below recommendations will help you save money on rates.  1. Require dri...
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Limousine, Medicar, and Public Transportation Insurance

Need PT or MC Plates?The license plates for Public Transportation need to be renewed by each year at the end of June;whereas plates for Limousines end December 31st.We offer free quotes for Limousine, Medicar, and Public Transportation Insurance.  Urban Insurance Agency has experience helping Public transportation services companies obtain the insurance they are required to prese...
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Progressive Tow Truck Insurance

Progressive Tow Truck Insurance has restarted writinginsurance for Tow Trucks, and towing companies.Progressive is a quality company, and we happy to be able to offer coverage written through them for new policies to the towing industry. Luckily we do have several companies happy to offer coverage for towing companies. Urban's Tow Truck Owners Insurance offers the complete package of coverage ...
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Insurance for Medicar Plates.

Looking for Insurance for Medicar Plates?If you operate a Nonemergency Transportation company (Medicar), then you know that your MC plates come due on June 30th. You also know that the police will be out looking for any Medicar driving on expired plates. The limits of liability required are set at $250,000/$250,000/$50,000 in the state of Illinois. Without an Accord certificate of insurance pr...
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Uber Insurance Requirements

Uber Insurance Requirements, Are Drivers led To Buy Insurance That Leaves Them Uncovered?Allstate, State Farm, Progressive, and Geico agree, their policies do not cover Uber drivers or ridesharing activities of any kind. As Urban Insurance has written in prior posts, "Private passenger policies" do not provide coverage for vehicles used commercially, and make no mistake- Driving passengers for m...
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What To Know About Commercial Insurance in Chicago

Commercial insurance keeps truck drivers, their trucks and companies protected against a number of occurrences. Getting the proper insurance will guarantee you will be in compliance with state insurance requirements as well as keep your filings up-to-date with the ICC.  Learning about the types of commercial insurance can go far toward making you a better informed business owner. Types of i...
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Long Haul VS Short Haul, Which is right for you?

Drive by most any mall or strip-centre, and you are likely to see multiple empty storefronts. Sure this is in part due to our slow economy; but it is also a product of an increasing number of people selecting to “Shop-on-Line” rather than visit brick and mortar stores. It is important to remember, that it’s truckers that bring these goods to people’s homes and businesses. As a trucker you pl...
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