The Going Rate: AGRR Readers Asked to "Rate the Insurers"
Following in the footsteps of last year's "Rate the Networks"
survey, AGRR magazine is in the midst of polling 2000 of its independent
shop readers for feedback for the groundbreaking "Rate the Insurers"
Results are already coming in, with respondents rating various insurers
for overall ease of working with the individual insurers as well as the
ease of working with each insurer's third party administrator (TPA). Other
aspects into which the survey hopes to delve include the ease of getting
approval from an insurance company for the completion of a job, agents'
knowledge of the industry and ease of resolving problems with the insurance
Shop owners were invited to participate in the survey last week; the results
of the survey will be published in the September/October 2006 issue of