Transportation Insurance Trends By Melissa Esham 6/13/2016 Most commercial lines insurance remains very competitive in the current economic climate. This is favorable to the insureds. The commercial auto industry is unique as rates continue to increase for these businesses. In this article from National Underwriter, Craig Dancer, a transportation practice leader for Marsh says, "Trucking is seeing particularly severe tightening in the current market, with long over-the-road tour operators experiencing similar conditions. There are recommendations to emphasize safety and claims management. Atlantic/Smith, Cropper & Deeley Transportation Practice is experienced at providing our clients safety information and risk management to help in controlling the insurance rates. Give us a call or email us at email@example.com if you need help reviewing your safety protocols. Thank you for reading.