Originally Posted by MarkyDee
Wow, that was a year ago for me now.... It did work out for me - well Progressive Commercial hasn't canceled me yet. However, at my one-year renewal they dropped the amounts down, but also dropped the amount I was paying. I've wondered if they accepted me because my bus had already been insured by them (the seller I got the bus from had it insured through them).
I'll make a note and see what I can do this weekend.....
Well, better late than never - I tried hitting Progressive Commerical online portal and its completely different now than when I did it a year ago. However, here is what I found (along with answers I used a year ago, or answers that will be different for you in parenthesis).
1Q. What does your company do?
1A. Personal Use Only.
2Q. Most common vehicles for business
2A. Other / Not Listed
3Q/A. Fill out Year/Make/Model
1999 New Flyer D45HF "Viking"
4. Fill out other vehicle details:
4Q1. Number of passengers
4A1. (Seats removed, 16-60, 61+)
4Q2. Wheelchair Lift?
4Q2Q1. (if wheelchair is 'yes', then) Is vehicle personal, business, or both?
4Q3. Zip where vehicle is parked when not in use?
4Q4. Farthest one-way distance vehicle travels for work?
4A4. (100, 200, 300, 400, 500, 501+ miles)
4Q5. Comprehensive AND Collision coverage?
4Q6. Vehicle Worth?
5. Driver #1 Info:
5Q1. First name
5Q2. Last name
5Q4. Married or Single?
5Q5. Driver's License State?
5Q6. Accidents in last three years?
5Q7. CDL holder?
5Q8. Another Driver? (if yes, repeat this question again)
6. Business Info:
6Q1. Category (already selected at 1Q/A but can edit here).
6Q2. Business Structure:
6A2. (Sole Proprietor, Partnership, Corp or LLC)
6Q3. Have Auto Insurance Today? (if yes, more questions)
6Q3Q1. Continuous commercial or personal policy for the last year?
6Q3Q2. Closest Bodily Injury limits in current policy
6A3A2. (Physical damage only, state minimums, $25k/$50k, etc.)
6Q4. USDOT number? (if yes, answer more questions, not listed here)
7. Business Owner Info:
7Q - Name, Address, Phone Number, Email address
Quotes would show up on the next page, but didn't go there.
Also, I suspect they pull your credit report once you fully answer Q5.