Tag: Auto

Understanding the Risks of Teen Drivers – And How to Protect Them

There’s no doubt one of the highest risk drivers is the average teenager. With limited experience, new found freedom, and a bit of a vehicle, these individuals could be one of the most worrisome of all drivers for parents and insurance companies. To know how to properly insure them, it’s important to examine the risks they present. By understanding these risks, and discussing them with... Read Article

Dimmitt Insurance at Festivals of Speed

This weekend we had the honor to participate in the 14th Annual Festivals of Speed in downtown St. Petersburg FL. The luxury lifestyle Motorsports display showcased over 300 exotic cars, motorcycles, watercraft and luxury brands. The Festivals of Speed show field has become known for its unique diversity, showcasing both vintage and contemporary vehicles of all makes and models placed for display amongst the splendor... Read Article

Tips To Check Tire Tread

Tire problems are thought to be a factor in one out of 11 vehicle crashes. Blowouts, tread separation, under inflation, and worn treads—the grooves in your tires that offer stability and traction—are some of the tire problems associated with these crashes. Like a pair of sneakers that get more slippery with use, your tires lose their ability to grip the road as their treads wear down.... Read Article

Automobile Insurance Terms

One of the first steps to determining what automobile coverage you need is understanding the insurance terminology on your automobile policy. Below you will find a glossary of coverage terms and basic definitions. If you would like more detailed information, please refer to the article specifically discussing each topic. Bodily Injury Liability – This refers to the liability amount of coverage available if you are responsible... Read Article

What is Automobile Liability Coverage and Why Do I Need It?

Purchasing automobile insurance can be a daunting task. While the best way to determine the coverage that is right for you is discussing your situation with a trusted insurance advisor, a little research beforehand can help you to better understand your needs and options. One of the most important aspects of automobile insurance, liability coverage pays for damages to other people if you are responsible... Read Article