In this series, we break down various insurance topics that may seem confusing or even intimidating. With the help of industry experts at Merchants Insurance Group, we answer your questions, big or small, about property and casualty insurance (our specialty!) or even about general insurance terms and concepts.
Today’s big question:
What should I do if I get into a car accident?
Getting into a collision with another vehicle is a stressful situation no driver wants to be in.
Knowing what to do in that moment can help you remain calm, properly assess the situation, take the appropriate actions, and get all of the information and help you need.
In this two-part episode of IDKs & FAQs: Claims Spotlight, Derek Guarino, Customer Experience Supervisor at Merchants Insurance Group, shares what you should do if you are involved in a car accident.
IDKs & FAQs: What should I do if I get into a car accident? Part 1
IDKs & FAQs: What should I do if I get into a car accident? Part 2
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Other Episodes of IDKs & FAQs: Insurance Defined with Merchants Insurance Group
Explore previous episodes of IDKs & FAQs to get answers to your insurance questions!
Episode 1: Independent Agents & New Business Insurance Coverage
What is an independent agent, and what are the benefits of working with an independent agent? In the first episode of the series, we explained how an independent agent can help you select new coverage for your business.
Featuring Danny Marmion, Territory Manager at Merchants Insurance Group
Episode 2: Commercial Auto Coverage
What is a commercial auto policy? Why is it important for your business to have commercial auto coverage? What does it cover that your personal auto insurance does not?
Featuring Kelly Kompf, Associate Product Manager II at Merchants Insurance Group
Episode 3: Inland Marine Coverage
What is inland marine coverage, and why is it important for contractors?
Featuring Josh Gavlock, Product Specialist I at Merchants Insurance Group
Episode 4: Auto Claims
What is an auto claim? When should you report a claim? Why is it important to report your auto claim to your insurance?
Claims Spotlight Featuring Derek Guarino, Customer Experience Supervisor at Merchants Insurance Group