GEICO lowers rates for commercial auto insurance plans in Pennsylvania

FREDERICKSBURG, Va., June 25, 2014 – If you are a business owner in Pennsylvania with commercial company vehicles, GEICO could have good news for you. GEICO's new rates on commercial auto insurance policies in the Keystone State could save contractors, caterers and others valuable dollars on their business auto insurance.

"Pennsylvania is a big state for GEICO, and these rating changes to commercial plans will allow us to meet the needs of our customers even more," said Nancy Pierce, regional vice president of GEICO's Mid-Atlantic operations. "Purchasing commercial coverage through GEICO will allow many business owners to see significantly lower premium rates, and that's something we're really excited about."

Business owners, including those who own small businesses such as contractors, retailers, caterers, professional services and others, need commercial vehicle insurance packages to cover their cars, trucks and vans used on the job. In addition to providing protection for a variety of business vehicles, GEICO offers protection for business operations and property through the GEICO Insurance Agency.

"People are accustomed to GEICO offering fantastic service and great rates to our policyholders, and GEICO Commercial is thrilled that business owners in Pennsylvania can also receive the same great service while saving money on commercial insurance," said Othello Powell, director of GEICO commercial lines. "As a business owner, protecting your livelihood is critical. That's why GEICO Commercial also offers additional commercial products including general liability and business owners' policies as well."

Small business owners can obtain a commercial auto quote and purchase a policy through GEICO by going to For more information on GEICO's business insurance, go to or call (866) 509-9444.

GEICO (Government Employees Insurance Company) is a member of the Berkshire Hathaway family of companies and is the second-largest private passenger auto insurance company in the United States. GEICO, which was founded in 1936, provides millions of auto insurance quotes to U.S. drivers annually. The company is pleased to serve more than 14 million private passenger customers and insures more than 23 million vehicles (auto & cycle).

Using GEICO's online service center, policyholders can purchase policies, make policy changes, report claims and print insurance ID cards. Policyholders can also connect to GEICO through the GEICO App, reach a representative over the phone or visit a GEICO local agent.

GEICO also provides insurance quotes on motorcycles, all-terrain vehicles (ATVs), boats, travel trailers and motorhomes (RVs). Coverage for life, homes and apartments is written by non-affiliated insurance companies and is secured through the GEICO Insurance Agency. Commercial auto insurance and personal umbrella protection are also available.

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