Delaware auto insurance News

Delaware Warns Insurers About Circumventing PIP Subrogation Claims

The Delaware Department of Insurance is reminding auto insurers that broad release language in settlement agreements which technically preclude a personal injury protection (PIP) carrier from pursuing its subrogation claim is unenforceable pursuant to the 21 Del. C. § 2118(g) …

Delaware Won’t Approve ‘Widow’s Penalty’ in Setting Auto Rates

Delaware Insurance Commissioner Karen Weldin Stewart announced Wednesday that her department will not approve any auto insurance company’s rate submission that includes a “widow’s penalty,” under which a widow or widower is charged a higher rate based solely on the …