Insurance News – Monday, June 22, 2015

Here are the leading auto insurance headlines from ONTARIO AUTO INSURANCE TOPICS ON TWITTER for Monday, June 22, 2015:

  • State Farm in the U.S. is considering a plan that would charge customers on a per-trip basis could factor in elements not considered in traditional insurance policies, including the identity of the driver, driving behaviour, number of passengers, weather and time of day.
  • New California ride service Shuddle allows parents to book trips around town for their children – Uber for kids.
  • Ontario auto insurers and lawyers blame each other as reason for high premiums The truth is, they’re both responsible.
  • The battle between Uber, Lyft and taxis has moved to airports.
  • When does auto insurance cover ride-hailed drivers’ cars?
  • How ruling that drivers are employees upends Uber’s business model.