Florida auto insurance News

Florida Joins States Allowing Electronic Proof of Auto Insurance

Florida is joining the ranks of 29 other states and allow drivers to show law enforcement officers their proof of automobile insurance through their cell phone and other electronic means. In December, Gov. Rick Scott and the Florida Cabinet signed-off …

Florida Auto Policy Covers Modified Golf Cart: Court

A Florida appeals court has ruled that an automobile insurer must cover a Florida man for injuries from a collision in a golf cart that had been modified to exceed a speed of 20 miles per hour. The ruling overturned …

Insurer CEO Commentary: Why Florida Is Missing Out on PIP Savings

Florida legislators, drivers, and reporters want to know when the savings are coming from the Personal Injury Protection (PIP) reform law enacted in 2012. So do we. PIP is a money-loser for car owners and insurance companies. According to a …

Traffic Deaths Continue to Decline in Florida

State officials say the number of traffic deaths in Florida has continued to drop. The Department of Highway Safety and Motor Vehicles reported that through Monday there were 2,312 traffic deaths in Florida, compared with 2,444 in 2010. Officials say …