VIRGINIA DEPARTMENT OF HIGHWAYS AND TRANSPORTATION PUBLIC TRANSPORTATION VEHICLE INSURANCE STUDY

Motor vehicle insurance costs have been rising steadily in the United States, and the impact has been particularly felt by public bus transit systems facing the problem of restricted revenues. Betterley Consulting Group, Inc. was engaged to review the motor vehicle insurance programs for 12 transit systems and explore possibilities for the potential reduction of their costs. The project has as its prime objectives the evaluation of the risks and protection programs of 12 individual public transportation systems in the commonwealth of Virginia to determine the potential for reducing insurance costs while at this same time maintaining an adequate level of protection against claims and losses. The study examined each transit system and the options available to it, by itself, and then all possibilities of collective action with other transit systems with varying degress of participation. (Author)

  • Corporate Authors:

    Betterley Consulting Group

    200 Clarendon Street
    Boston, MA  United States  02116

    Urban Mass Transportation Administration

    400 7th Street, SW
    Washington, DC  United States  20590
  • Publication Date: 1980-4-3

Media Info

  • Pagination: v.p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00335418
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Report/Paper Numbers: UMTA-VA-09-8005
  • Files: TRIS, USDOT
  • Created Date: Jan 29 1982 12:00AM