Virginia Ranks as Highest State for Speeding and Reckless Driving | NNINS

in driving, auto insurance, Virginia, car insurance, distracted driving, teen driver, travel, speeding, laws, insurance claim, driving safety, reckless driving, driving record, speeding ticket, texting and driving, new law, driving rules, stay at home Mar 23, 2021

In March of last year, travel and commuting came to a screeching halt across the United States due to the Covid pandemic. Many insurers, including Northern Neck Insurance, voluntarily returned car insurance premium due to a reduction in miles driven as Virginians quarantined. With significantly fewer cars on the roads, you would think that would translate into fewer speeding violations in Virginia. That's not what happened.

Read More    

Top Teen Driver Risks Every Virginia Parent Needs to Know | NNINS

in insider, safety tips, driving, Virginia, car insurance, diy, local, distracted driving, teen driver, parenting, rental car insurance, speeding, drunk driving, impaired driving, laws, car, driving safety, passengers, texting and driving, student, Learners permit Oct 16, 2020

Fall brings unique challenges to teen drivers due to the start of the school year, Friday night lights, and homecoming season. While things may look quite different this year and many activities for your teen are canceled, they can still be vulnerable as they learn to navigate Virginia's roads. NHTSA's Teen Driver Safety Week reminds parents of the importance of conversations with their teens about rules they need to follow to stay safe...

Read More    

4 New 2020 Driving Laws in Virginia | NNINS

in safety tips, driving, Virginia, car insurance, local, distracted driving, speeding, laws, driving safety, money, reckless driving, driving record, speeding ticket, texting and driving, pedestrians, right-of-way, speed cameras Jun 29, 2020

Virginia Capitol by Ron Cogswell Each year, Virginia's General Assembly signs new bills into law that go into effect on July 1.  As we move towards legislation that bans handheld use of cell phones, there are also a few other new laws that will immediately affect daily life and driving around the commonwealth.

Read More    

What is Personal Umbrella Insurance? | Liability Coverage | NNINS

in insider, driving, homeowners insurance, auto insurance, Virginia, coverage, claim, car insurance, umbrella insurance, home insurance, Car accident, teen driver, local agent, laws, home, car, insurance claim Mar 26, 2020

Umbrella insurance follows your home and auto insurance policies. In a nutshell, it's extra liability insurance that comes to the rescue if a claim exceeds your regular insurance coverage, with a few exceptions. Here's a story of how it could protect your assets.  My friend, Liane, and her husband were going out to lunch. It was a beautiful spring day, not a cloud in the sky. Out of nowhere, a car came straight across their path attempting to...

Read More    

4 Important New Laws for Virginia Drivers

in driving, Virginia, distracted driving, speeding, carseat, child car seat, laws Jun 26, 2019

You'll be able to take Fido to your favorite Virginia winery and hunt a raccoon after 2 P.M. on Sunday. But watch your drone spying!  It will be illegal to use it to "coerce, intimidate or harass" another person. These are just a few of the hundreds of new laws going into effect on July 1st in the Commonwealth. But there are 4 super important ones Virginia drivers need to know. 

Read More