Government Employees Insurance Company (GEICO) is a popular commercial truck insurance company based in Maryland. They operate as a subsidiary of Berkshire Hathaway. As of writing, reports indicate that GEICO has more than 16 million policyholders owning upward of 27 million insured vehicles, making them the second-largest auto insurer in the country.
One of the reasons behind their popularity is their automated application process. Interested truckers can jump-start the process with a quick 15-minute online auto insurance quote. The page will also send you your personalized coverage terms. Once you’re satisfied with the insurance quote presented, just click “Continue,” and you’ll be directed to the checkout page.
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GEICO boasts a fully automated online application process that only takes minutes to complete. Truckers can request a quote, review coverage options, and purchase an insurance policy straight from their phone or laptop.
Step 1: Provide general information regarding the nature of your business and your current location.
Step 2: Upload essential documents pertaining to your business, such as your driver’s license, vehicle identification number, and vehicle storage address.
Step 3: The site will ask you further questions about your commercial vehicle and designated driver.
Step 4: Once you finish answering all the questions, the site will automatically generate an accurate sample computation of your prospective policy
Step 5: Confirm your quote, then follow the instructions leading to the checkout page and payment gateway.
Bonus: If you can’t seem to decide how much insurance you need, try their coverage calculator. The tool provides accurate, objective suggestions based on your insurability.
Also, while many clients find GEICO’s automated system convenient, some might still want to speak to a human agent. If so, you can call their 24-hour hotline (800) 841-2964. For less urgent matters, you can leave a message on their contact page.
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Arthur Williamson graduated with a degree in Business and Management at the University of California, Berkeley. He is knowledgeable about what small and big businesses require to keep operations moving.