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Commercial Truck Insurance Portland, OR

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Similar to Portland, Oregon. Coast Transport Insurance Service has a long history as an independent insurance business serving the transportation sector, with over 40 years of expertise. You don’t have to settle for a generic insurance agency in Portland, OR when you can deal with one that specialized in commercial insurance for truckers. We understand the trucking business and can assist you in finding the finest insurance coverage for your needs at a reasonable price.

We know that saving money on insurance is important, but you also need confidence that your policy and agency are behind you. That’s why Coast Transport works with the A+ rated insurance companies out there. We offer competitive commercial truck insurance rates for residents in Portland, OR.

We too are a small business and understand putting your customers first is important.  You will talk to a real truck insurance agent and get honest feedback about your truck insurance questions.  When it comes to getting a quote, we understand you don’t have weeks.  That is why we strive to get you a quote back within 24 hours, sometimes even the same day that you called.  

For a free, no-obligation commercial truck insurance quote in Portland, OR, give us a call or click.

Commercial truck insurance Portland, OR questions

Commercial truck insurance in Portland, Oregon has a $750,000 liability limit for large trucks. Numerous variables contribute to the cost of large rig truck insurance. This covers the kind of vehicle, its storage location, its radius, the driver's age, driving record, the truck's worth, and its dot history, to mention a few.

Commercial auto insurance covers semi trucks. Commercial truck insurance in Portland, OR is legally required to have a minimum motor liability coverage of $750,000. Additional coverages are available via your broker and may be necessary. This may include coverage for drivers' general liability, physical damage to a non-owned trailer, or motor truck cargo.

The primary reason commercial truck insurance in Portland, OR might be costly is because of the risk for collision or damage caused by the vehicle. As a result, Oregon requires semi truck operators to have a minimum of $750,000 in vehicle liability coverage.

Commercial truck insurance filings for Oregon truckers

Having a commercial truck insurance policy in Portland, OR and being legal are two different things. You want to make sure your trucking company is following the rules and regulations of the Oregon Department of Transportation (ODOT) and Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA).  The ODOTand FMCSA both require insurance filings and/or endorsements on your truck insurance policy.  We can make sure you get the correct insurance coverages to stay in compliance with Oregon and the federal government regulations.

The BMC-91 filing is a guarantees to the FMCSA that you have enough Liability insurance to cover the increased risk of transporting goods or people across state lines.

An MCS-90 is an endorsement that must be attached to Liability insurance and Cargo Liability insurance policies if you are required to have a federal filing. The MCS-90 endorsement guarantees the minimum required protection for members of the public who are involved in accidents for which you are deemed legally responsible.

A Form E filing certifies that your Liability insurance complies with your home state’s financial responsibility laws.

Form E is not required in all states.

Form H filing guarantees you have sufficient Cargo Liability insurance

Form H is not required in all states.

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Truck insurance coverages we can write in Portland, OR

We can tailor a commercial truck insurance package in Portland, OR to your needs. This can range from full coverage to liability only to get you on the road as quickly as possible.

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We can write truck insurance in other cities in Oregon

No matter what city you reside, we can help put a competitive commercial truck insurance package together for you.  We can help all area’s around Portland including…

We can also offering commercial truck insurance to the neighboring states: California, Idaho, Nevada and Washington State.

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Resources for Portland Truckers

The Oregon Trucking Association advocates, promotes and defends Oregon’s trucking industry.

The Oregon Department of Transportation oversees Oregon’s infrastructure mainly roads, underpasses and highways.

Division of Financial Regulation is Oregon’s regulatory body that oversees the Oregon’s insurance industry.

Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration is the regulatory body that oversees the commercial motor vehicles in the United States.  Their job is to keep our roads and highways safe.

Your Business is your own

You could be a new trucking company or a seasoned one. You could be a single-truck owner with a fleet of 20 trucks or a multi-truck owner with a fleet of 25 trucks. You could be a long-haul trucker, or you might not even leave Anaheim. These examples are meant to demonstrate how coverages and rates differ significantly from one trucking company to the next. The most important factor is to determine which insurance company provides the best coverage at a reasonable price for your line of work. This is where we shine the brightest. We can assist you in locating the best insurance provider for your trucking business.

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