Insurance rates rocket in florida due to windshield replacement schemes

“Windshield-replacement schemes are causing a spike in the price of auto insurance throughout Florida, the state’s insurance commissioner has said.

The schemes, which are most rampant in the Tampa Bay area, involve drivers with cracked windshields signing over insurance benefits to repair contractors. Some of those contractors then charge insurance companies inflated prices for their work.

Insurers say that the “assignment of benefits,” as the practice is known, has become a magnet for fraud and abuse, according to a report by local news station ABC 27. That fraud and abuse often occurs through no fault of the policyholder,’” Check out the article here.

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Mygrant Glass Company returning to Auto Glass Week

“Mygrant Glass Company, a nationwide auto glass distributor, is set to return as a Silver sponsor of Auto Glass Week™ 2017 this October in West Palm Beach, Fla. The three-day international event will feature automotive glass repair and replacement competitions, educational seminars and a packed exhibition floor.

The company is headquartered in Hayward, Calif., but has 67 locations across the U.S. Mygrant Glass stocks both OEM and generic brands of auto glass from more than 30 different factories worldwide, according to the company’s website. Show-goers can find Mygrant Glass in the Palm Beach County Convention Center exhibition hall in booth #802,” Read more here.

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