Anyone who spends a lot of time driving can be subject to being involved in an accident, which is why it is essential for commercial trucking companies to purchase commercial vehicle insurance in addition to their Ohio business insurance policy.
West Alexandria, OH (PRWEB) October 21, 2011
The state’s central location and easy access to major highways makes it a hot spot for companies looking to capitalize on other business’ need to transport their goods across the country. However, even with proper business insurance, Ohio truck drivers are often at risk for several types of accidents that can lead to financial problems for their employers. The following are some of the most common problems among truckers and the types of insurance that their employers may need in order to avoid further issues:
- Back problems: Truckers who have to sit for long hours and lift heavy loads often develop back problems that can make doing their job impossible for periods of time. This is why employers in the trucking industry should obtain workers compensation coverage so that they do not have to pay out of pocket for employees’ salaries when they are out of work.
- Accidents: Anyone who spends a lot of time driving can be subject to being involved in an accident, which is why it is essential for commercial trucking companies to purchase commercial vehicle insurance in addition to their Ohio business insurance policy.
While insurance can provide protection against the aftereffects of an incident involving professional truck drivers, safety is the best way to prevent these problems in the first place. However, it’s important for business owners to ensure that there are no gaps in their Ohio business insurance by asking a local agent whether or not they need supplemental policies like workers compensation and commercial vehicle coverage.
About Roselius Insurance Agency:
Established in 1911, Roselius Insurance Agency of West Alexandria, OH has provided our neighbors in Ohio and Indiana with great insurance service. When you select an Indiana or Ohio insurance policy, our agents are there for you every step of the way. From Indianapolis to Cincinnati, insurance is our main focus. For over a century now, Roselius Insurance Agency has been dedicated to finding affordable, comprehensive lines of insurance that allow our customers to feel secure. With such strong roots in the insurance industry, there’s no wonder why our customers have been sticking with us.
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